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 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 43 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 16 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.45% 3.11% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.90% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
Median daily rate £280 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £479 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £12.10
% change year-on-year
-32.60% +90.08%

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
524 513 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.25% 79.78% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 329 280
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 February 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 24 February 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Billing
4 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (22.73%) Network Management
5 4 (18.18%) Service Design
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Banking
6 3 (13.64%) Back Office
6 3 (13.64%) Validation
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Behavioural Change
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
6 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) Telecoms

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 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Billing
3 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Service Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Service Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Transition Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
2 5 (22.73%) Network Management
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Service Design
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Behavioural Change
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNP
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
2 1 (4.55%) Lancope
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle