The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 15 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 50 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.70% 11.09% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.65% 13.85% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 23
Median daily rate £413 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £11.26 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.10%

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
518 520 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.82% 80.12% 74.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 336 280
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 17
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 £9.91
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (23.66%) ITIL V3
4 21 (22.58%) Cisco
5 18 (19.35%) Change Management
5 18 (19.35%) Finance
6 16 (17.20%) Service Management
6 16 (17.20%) Windows
6 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
8 14 (15.05%) Problem Management
8 14 (15.05%) Linux
8 14 (15.05%) SLA
9 13 (13.98%) IBM
9 13 (13.98%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (13.98%) Unix
9 13 (13.98%) SAN
9 13 (13.98%) Incident Management
10 11 (11.83%) VMware
10 11 (11.83%) Service Delivery
10 11 (11.83%) HP
11 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
11 10 (10.75%) Remedy
11 10 (10.75%) Migration
11 10 (10.75%) Remedy ITSM
12 9 (9.68%) Fat Client
12 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
12 9 (9.68%) BMC
12 9 (9.68%) Thin Client
12 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery

ITIL
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 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
2 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.08%) MindAlign
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Office
2 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 3 (3.23%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.98%) SAN
2 7 (7.53%) Network Security
3 6 (6.45%) Firewall
3 6 (6.45%) SSL
4 4 (4.30%) LDAP
5 3 (3.23%) LAN
5 3 (3.23%) S/MIME
5 3 (3.23%) VoIP
5 3 (3.23%) WAN
5 3 (3.23%) WLAN
6 2 (2.15%) DHCP
6 2 (2.15%) DNS
6 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.08%) IMAP
7 1 (1.08%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.08%) VLAN
7 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.08%) DataStage
2 1 (1.08%) DB2
2 1 (1.08%) IMS/DB
2 1 (1.08%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.45%) Retail
5 5 (5.38%) Billing
6 4 (4.30%) Banking
7 3 (3.23%) Back Office
7 3 (3.23%) Electronics
7 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.43%) Architect
2 17 (18.28%) Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Service Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) ITIL Service Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Service Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Transition Manager
9 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.23%) Developer
9 3 (3.23%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Web Services
2 3 (3.23%) JDBC
2 3 (3.23%) ODBC
2 3 (3.23%) REST
2 3 (3.23%) SAML
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) XMPP
4 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.68%) Fat Client
3 9 (9.68%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.23%) CESG
5 3 (3.23%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.23%) CMDB
5 3 (3.23%) PKI
5 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Symmetrix DMX
5 3 (3.23%) Wiki
6 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.15%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.15%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Windows
2 14 (15.05%) Linux
3 13 (13.98%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.30%) HPUX
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.08%) Solaris
8 1 (1.08%) SUSE
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) ITIL V3
2 18 (19.35%) Change Management
3 16 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.20%) Service Management
4 14 (15.05%) Problem Management
5 13 (13.98%) Incident Management
6 11 (11.83%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.75%) Migration
8 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 9 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (8.60%) ITSM
9 8 (8.60%) PRINCE
9 8 (8.60%) Service Design
10 7 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (7.53%) Project Management
11 6 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.45%) Matrix Management
11 6 (6.45%) Network Management
11 6 (6.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) Java
1 6 (6.45%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.08%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) COBOL
4 1 (1.08%) JCL
4 1 (1.08%) Perl
4 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.08%) Python
4 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) Degree
4 6 (6.45%) CCNA
4 6 (6.45%) CCNP
4 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.30%) PMP
6 3 (3.23%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.23%) RHCE
7 2 (2.15%) CISSP
7 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.15%) MCSE
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.08%) CISM
8 1 (1.08%) CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) ISEB
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.23%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.23%) SRDF
6 3 (3.23%) XenApp
7 2 (2.15%) Postfix
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.08%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.08%) Control-M
2 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.58%) Cisco
3 13 (13.98%) IBM
4 11 (11.83%) HP
4 11 (11.83%) VMware
5 10 (10.75%) Remedy
6 9 (9.68%) BMC
7 8 (8.60%) EMC
7 8 (8.60%) NetApp
8 7 (7.53%) Dell
9 6 (6.45%) Brocade
9 6 (6.45%) ServiceNow
10 5 (5.38%) Citrix
10 5 (5.38%) Oracle
11 4 (4.30%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.23%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.23%) Lotus
12 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.23%) SAP
13 1 (1.08%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 11 hours ago