The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 50 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 21 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.55% 1.97% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.56% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Median daily rate £325 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £321 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+34.24% +17.05%
ITIL V3
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 586 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.26% 76.80% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 397 316
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.50 £7.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Birmingham region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Birmingham region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 33 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (51.52%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) Service Management
4 11 (33.33%) Degree
5 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco
6 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) Avaya
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
9 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
9 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
9 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) Java
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.12%) Sun
9 4 (12.12%) Unix
9 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
9 4 (12.12%) Legal
9 4 (12.12%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) Migration

ITIL V3
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 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (3.03%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) IP Telephony
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (6.06%) PSTN
5 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.12%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) German Language
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (12.12%) Analyst
1 4 (12.12%) Junior
2 3 (9.09%) Architect
2 3 (9.09%) Change Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Data Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Governance Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Junior Project Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Network Specialist
3 2 (6.06%) Project Administrator
3 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Service Implementation Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Ajax
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) JSON
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) SOAP
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.06%) CMDB
4 2 (6.06%) Derivative
4 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.06%) IVR
4 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Smartcard
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) CESG
5 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Service Management
3 8 (24.24%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Document Management
7 3 (9.09%) Information Security
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 3 (9.09%) PMP
5 2 (6.06%) CCVP
5 2 (6.06%) CISA
5 2 (6.06%) CISM
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) IISP
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) COBIT
2 2 (6.06%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) ISO27005
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Control-M
1 1 (3.03%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) Avaya
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
3 4 (12.12%) Sun
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 3 (9.09%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
5 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Progress
5 2 (6.06%) Qualys
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) Tripwire
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) SunGard