The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 66 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.35% 6.93% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.57% 9.59% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 32 9
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£340 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £645 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £11.70 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.21% -58.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £9.94 £24.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £13.94 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.83 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.10% -16.67%
ITIL
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
525 490 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.36% 72.27% 70.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 310 207
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £11.70 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.49% -93.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL 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.

1 35 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.53%) Service Management
3 25 (18.38%) ITIL Certification
3 25 (18.38%) PRINCE2
4 23 (16.91%) Windows
4 23 (16.91%) Service Delivery
4 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (16.18%) Project Management
5 22 (16.18%) Incident Management
6 21 (15.44%) Security Cleared
7 19 (13.97%) ITIL V3
8 18 (13.24%) Finance
9 17 (12.50%) SLA
10 16 (11.76%) Cisco
10 16 (11.76%) Linux
10 16 (11.76%) Firewall
10 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
10 16 (11.76%) Banking
11 13 (9.56%) PRINCE
11 13 (9.56%) Problem Management
12 12 (8.82%) UNIX
12 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
12 12 (8.82%) Solaris
12 12 (8.82%) VMware
12 12 (8.82%) F5
12 12 (8.82%) Transition Management
13 11 (8.09%) Configuration Management
13 11 (8.09%) Change Management
13 11 (8.09%) TCP/IP
13 11 (8.09%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.21%) CMS
2 3 (2.21%) Lync
3 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.62%) MS Office
3 6 (4.41%) MS Project
4 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) PaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) Firewall
2 11 (8.09%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.35%) OSPF
3 10 (7.35%) BGP
3 10 (7.35%) DNS
4 8 (5.88%) Multicast
5 6 (4.41%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (3.68%) SAN
7 4 (2.94%) VPN
8 3 (2.21%) LAN
8 3 (2.21%) WAN
8 3 (2.21%) DHCP
9 2 (1.47%) VoIP
9 2 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.47%) Network Security
9 2 (1.47%) NAS
9 2 (1.47%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.74%) Intranet
10 1 (0.74%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.47%) QualityStage
3 2 (1.47%) Big Data
3 2 (1.47%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.68%) Automotive
5 4 (2.94%) Law
6 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Local Government
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (24.26%) Analyst
2 20 (14.71%) Service Manager
3 16 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.56%) Transition Manager
6 12 (8.82%) Technical Manager
6 12 (8.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 11 (8.09%) Services Delivery Manager
7 11 (8.09%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (7.35%) Architect
9 9 (6.62%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Configuration Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Incident Manager
10 7 (5.15%) Configuration Management Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Service Transition Manager
11 5 (3.68%) Major Incident Manager
11 5 (3.68%) Service Desk Supervisor
11 5 (3.68%) 1st Line Support
12 4 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.68%) User Experience
4 4 (2.94%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.21%) PKI
5 3 (2.21%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.47%) Life Science
6 2 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.74%) PDA
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.91%) Windows
2 16 (11.76%) Linux
3 12 (8.82%) UNIX
3 12 (8.82%) Solaris
4 10 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.68%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.74%) HPUX
10 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.53%) Service Management
2 25 (18.38%) PRINCE2
3 23 (16.91%) Service Delivery
4 22 (16.18%) Project Management
4 22 (16.18%) Incident Management
5 19 (13.97%) ITIL V3
6 13 (9.56%) Problem Management
6 13 (9.56%) PRINCE
7 12 (8.82%) Transition Management
8 11 (8.09%) Change Management
8 11 (8.09%) Configuration Management
9 10 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (6.62%) Validation
10 9 (6.62%) TOGAF
11 8 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.15%) Data Validation
12 7 (5.15%) Data Reconciliation
13 6 (4.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.68%) SQL
2 3 (2.21%) VB
2 3 (2.21%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.74%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (18.38%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (15.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.62%) CCNA
4 9 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.15%) PMP
5 7 (5.15%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.68%) Degree
7 4 (2.94%) ISEB
8 3 (2.21%) CISSP
8 3 (2.21%) CISA
8 3 (2.21%) CISM
9 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.74%) APMP
10 1 (0.74%) CRISC
10 1 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) COBIT
3 4 (2.94%) QA
4 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.21%) XenApp
4 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.47%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.94%) SCCM
2 2 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.47%) OpenView
2 2 (1.47%) OPNET
3 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.76%) Cisco
3 12 (8.82%) VMware
3 12 (8.82%) F5
4 9 (6.62%) Citrix
5 7 (5.15%) IBM
6 5 (3.68%) Remedy
7 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.94%) HP
8 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.21%) BMC
9 2 (1.47%) Cognos
9 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.47%) Netezza
10 1 (0.74%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.74%) SAP
10 1 (0.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.74%) Sun
10 1 (0.74%) Informatica
10 1 (0.74%) Lotus
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £275.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago