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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 45 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 22 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.85% 2.09% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 2.73% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 6
Median daily rate £355 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £380 £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 £27.00 £25.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.94% +45.62%
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
623 622 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.60% 76.51% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 424 285
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 11
Median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (50.00%) Service Management
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
4 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (21.43%) ITSM
5 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 7 (16.67%) Change Management
7 7 (16.67%) Cisco
8 6 (14.29%) WAN
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
9 5 (11.90%) LAN
9 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
10 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.52%) Java
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.52%) Sun
10 4 (9.52%) Unix
10 4 (9.52%) Windows
10 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
10 4 (9.52%) Avaya

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 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.38%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) WAN
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) IP Telephony
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (4.76%) PSTN
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) ITIL Change Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Junior
3 4 (9.52%) Problem Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Data Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Project Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Ajax
1 2 (4.76%) CSS
1 2 (4.76%) HTML
1 2 (4.76%) JSON
1 2 (4.76%) REST
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
1 2 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) CMDB
5 2 (4.76%) Derivative
5 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.76%) IVR
5 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.76%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.38%) CESG
6 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (50.00%) Service Management
3 9 (21.43%) ITSM
3 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.67%) Change Management
5 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 6 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Document Management
8 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
2 3 (7.14%) Perl
2 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.14%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) CCVP
5 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 2 (4.76%) IISP
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MBA
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) COBIT
2 2 (4.76%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) ISO27005
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Control-M
1 1 (2.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) Avaya
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
2 4 (9.52%) Sun
3 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.14%) F5
3 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 3 (7.14%) Juniper
4 2 (4.76%) ArcSight
4 2 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Progress
4 2 (4.76%) Qualys
4 2 (4.76%) Remedy
4 2 (4.76%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.38%) Kaspersky