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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 70 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.95% 10.82% 10.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 14.03% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 41
Median daily rate £325 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -25.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.95% +11.66%
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
591 499 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.74% 77.13% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 319 311
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016, 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 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
1 26 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (22.34%) Change Management
3 19 (20.21%) ITIL V3
4 17 (18.09%) Service Delivery
5 16 (17.02%) Service Management
5 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
5 16 (17.02%) Data Centre
6 14 (14.89%) Windows
7 13 (13.83%) Cisco
8 12 (12.77%) Six Sigma
8 12 (12.77%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.77%) Data Structures
9 11 (11.70%) Finance
9 11 (11.70%) SLA
9 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
10 9 (9.57%) Unix
10 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
10 9 (9.57%) ITSM
11 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (8.51%) Remedy
11 8 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (8.51%) Test Scripting
11 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 8 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
12 7 (7.45%) Service Design
12 7 (7.45%) Server Virtualisation

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 (3.19%) IBM Notes
1 3 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) MindAlign
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.06%) assyst
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.19%) Office 365
3 2 (2.13%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) LAN
1 7 (7.45%) WAN
2 5 (5.32%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.19%) S/MIME
3 3 (3.19%) SSL
4 2 (2.13%) DHCP
4 2 (2.13%) DNS
4 2 (2.13%) Network Security
4 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.13%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.06%) FCAPS
5 1 (1.06%) IMAP
5 1 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (1.06%) MPLS
5 1 (1.06%) NAS
5 1 (1.06%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.06%) SMTP
5 1 (1.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.06%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.06%) DataStage
2 1 (1.06%) DB2
2 1 (1.06%) IMS/DB
2 1 (1.06%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Ant
1 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.06%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
1 1 (1.06%) JUnit
1 1 (1.06%) Maven
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (11.70%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Billing
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Law
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Service Manager
3 9 (9.57%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Business Process Analyst
5 7 (7.45%) Process Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Service Management Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.38%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Head of Delivery
7 5 (5.32%) Head of Service Delivery
7 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Service Architect
9 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.19%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.19%) Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) Web Services
1 2 (2.13%) XMPP
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) Apache CXF
2 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.06%) Middleware
2 1 (1.06%) Spring
2 1 (1.06%) Struts
2 1 (1.06%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.02%) Data Centre
3 12 (12.77%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.45%) Fat Client
4 7 (7.45%) Thin Client
5 5 (5.32%) CESG
6 4 (4.26%) PKI
7 3 (3.19%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.13%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (1.06%) Clustering
9 1 (1.06%) CMDB
9 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.06%) NHS
9 1 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Windows
2 9 (9.57%) Unix
3 7 (7.45%) Linux
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.13%) HPUX
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.06%) CentOS
7 1 (1.06%) Solaris
7 1 (1.06%) SUSE
7 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Change Management
2 19 (20.21%) ITIL V3
3 17 (18.09%) Service Delivery
4 16 (17.02%) Service Management
5 12 (12.77%) Problem Management
5 12 (12.77%) Six Sigma
6 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
7 9 (9.57%) ITSM
8 8 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
8 8 (8.51%) Test Scripting
8 8 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.45%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (7.45%) Service Design
10 6 (6.38%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.38%) Information Security
10 6 (6.38%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) Java
2 4 (4.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) COBOL
4 1 (1.06%) JCL
4 1 (1.06%) Perl
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.26%) CISSP
5 3 (3.19%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.19%) CCNA
5 3 (3.19%) CISM
5 3 (3.19%) Degree
6 2 (2.13%) CEH
6 2 (2.13%) RHCE
7 1 (1.06%) CCNP
7 1 (1.06%) ISEB
7 1 (1.06%) MCSE
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.06%) OCPJP
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PMP
7 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) SLA
2 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.13%) QA
5 1 (1.06%) COBIT
5 1 (1.06%) COSO
5 1 (1.06%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) Sendmail
2 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.19%) XenApp
3 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.13%) Postfix
3 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.06%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
2 1 (1.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Cisco
3 8 (8.51%) Remedy
4 7 (7.45%) BMC
5 6 (6.38%) IBM
6 5 (5.32%) VMware
7 4 (4.26%) EMC
7 4 (4.26%) NetApp
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.26%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.19%) Citrix
8 3 (3.19%) HP
8 3 (3.19%) LANDesk
8 3 (3.19%) Lotus
9 2 (2.13%) Brocade
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) Tradeweb
10 1 (1.06%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds
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