The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 62 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 2.71% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.70% 11.00% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 5
Median daily rate £375 £190 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -56.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £130 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £459 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +72.41%
ITIL Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
185 200 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.93% 24.60% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 136 83
Median daily rate £375 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Birmingham region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Birmingham region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) ITSM
3 11 (55.00%) Change Management
3 11 (55.00%) ServiceNow
4 10 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (50.00%) Data Structures
5 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Service Management
8 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) TDD
9 2 (10.00%) NUnit
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (10.00%) JSON
9 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Open Source
9 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) REST
9 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (10.00%) Underscore.js
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Transformation Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
1 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (10.00%) REST
1 2 (10.00%) Underscore.js
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) ITSM
3 11 (55.00%) Change Management
4 10 (50.00%) Six Sigma
5 9 (45.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Open Source
8 2 (10.00%) Open Source Development
8 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Sybase