The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 53 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.44% 3.43% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.82% 5.16% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £525 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £23.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.29% +5.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £23.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.90 £23.50 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
490 407 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.82% 66.50% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 247 244
Average daily rate £355 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ITIL
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (37.63%) Finance
2 32 (34.41%) Project Management
3 21 (22.58%) MS Office
3 21 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 18 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.20%) Banking
7 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
8 13 (13.98%) SC Cleared
8 13 (13.98%) QA
9 12 (12.90%) Degree
9 12 (12.90%) Windows
10 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
11 10 (10.75%) Service Management
11 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
11 10 (10.75%) HP
12 9 (9.68%) Cisco
12 9 (9.68%) Client/Server
12 9 (9.68%) UNIX
12 9 (9.68%) Workflow
12 9 (9.68%) Release Management
12 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.68%) E-Discovery
13 8 (8.60%) Investment Banking
13 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
14 7 (7.53%) Performance Management
14 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
14 7 (7.53%) Oracle
14 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Storage

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Lync
3 2 (2.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (22.58%) MS Office
2 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) MS Project
3 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Firewall
2 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 4 (4.30%) WAN
2 4 (4.30%) SAN
3 3 (3.23%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) DHCP
3 3 (3.23%) VoIP
3 3 (3.23%) Wireless
4 2 (2.15%) OSPF
4 2 (2.15%) BGP
4 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.08%) Broadband
5 1 (1.08%) 3G
5 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.08%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.08%) OLAP
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 35 (37.63%) Finance
2 16 (17.20%) Banking
3 8 (8.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Front Office
5 3 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.08%) French Language
6 1 (1.08%) German Language
6 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Project Manager
2 18 (19.35%) Analyst
3 7 (7.53%) Service Manager
4 6 (6.45%) Architect
5 5 (5.38%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Administrator
5 5 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Transition Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.23%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.23%) Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Web Services
1 2 (2.15%) XML
1 2 (2.15%) XSL
1 2 (2.15%) XML Schema
1 2 (2.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.68%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.15%) CMDB
6 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.15%) NHS
7 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.08%) EPoS
7 1 (1.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.08%) Equities
7 1 (1.08%) PDA
7 1 (1.08%) Derivative
7 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.08%) FMCG
7 1 (1.08%) iPad
7 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) UNIX
3 6 (6.45%) Linux
4 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.15%) Solaris
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Project Management
2 21 (22.58%) PRINCE2
3 10 (10.75%) Service Management
4 9 (9.68%) Workflow
4 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.68%) Release Management
4 9 (9.68%) E-Discovery
5 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Management
6 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
7 6 (6.45%) Migration
7 6 (6.45%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.45%) Change Management
7 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.38%) ITSM
8 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.30%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.30%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (4.30%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.15%) SQL
1 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.98%) SC Cleared
4 12 (12.90%) Degree
5 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.38%) ISEB
7 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.23%) CISSP
8 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) CISM
9 2 (2.15%) CCNP
9 2 (2.15%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) APMP
10 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.08%) RHCE
10 1 (1.08%) MCSE
10 1 (1.08%) PMP
10 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 5 (5.38%) SLA
3 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.08%) XenApp
2 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.08%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.08%) DameWare
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) HP
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco
4 7 (7.53%) Oracle
5 6 (6.45%) Sybase
6 4 (4.30%) Juniper
6 4 (4.30%) Remedy
6 4 (4.30%) VMware
7 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.23%) F5
7 3 (3.23%) BMC
8 2 (2.15%) NetApp
8 2 (2.15%) SAP
8 2 (2.15%) Cognos
8 2 (2.15%) IBM
8 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.15%) Avaya
8 2 (2.15%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.15%) Foundry
9 1 (1.08%) RightScale
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