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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 50 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 2.26% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 2.90% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £250 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.03 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -7.87%

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
483 482 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.79% 77.87% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 305 278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (31.58%) Billing
4 6 (31.58%) Matrix Management
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 4 (21.05%) Service Design
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CCNP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) FCAPS
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
General
1 6 (31.58%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Service Manager
1 6 (31.58%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Service Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Telephony Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
5 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.53%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) OSS Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Service Design Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Service Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Matrix Management
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Service Design
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 1 (5.26%) CA
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Lancope
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) SevOne