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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 49 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.00% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £326 £328
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-80.00% +415.62%
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
405 386 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 67.73% 67.60% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 243 136
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 21
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.18 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £38.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL V3.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Local Government
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (14.29%) BMC
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (14.29%) Banking

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy AR System
General
1 2 (28.57%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Performance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy