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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 19 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL 70 50 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.33% 7.10% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.59% 10.10% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 8
Average daily rate
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£333 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £450 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -38.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -14.18%
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
556 495 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.13% 70.31% 70.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 308 239
Average daily rate £375 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.99% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £14.75 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.96% -91.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 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 28 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 34 (23.94%) Service Management
2 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 31 (21.83%) PRINCE2
4 26 (18.31%) Project Management
5 25 (17.61%) Security Cleared
5 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (16.20%) Service Delivery
8 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
8 20 (14.08%) Incident Management
9 19 (13.38%) Finance
9 19 (13.38%) Windows
10 17 (11.97%) Firewall
10 17 (11.97%) PRINCE
11 16 (11.27%) Banking
12 15 (10.56%) Linux
12 15 (10.56%) SLA
12 15 (10.56%) Cisco
12 15 (10.56%) ITIL V3
13 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
13 14 (9.86%) TOGAF
14 13 (9.15%) F5
15 12 (8.45%) Transition Management
15 12 (8.45%) VMware
15 12 (8.45%) Solaris
15 12 (8.45%) UNIX
15 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
16 11 (7.75%) TCP/IP
17 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
17 10 (7.04%) Validation

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.82%) CMS
3 3 (2.11%) Lync
4 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
3 6 (4.23%) MS Project
4 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.70%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) SaaS
1 4 (2.82%) Office 365
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.97%) Firewall
2 11 (7.75%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.04%) OSPF
3 10 (7.04%) BGP
3 10 (7.04%) DNS
4 8 (5.63%) Multicast
5 6 (4.23%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (3.52%) VPN
7 4 (2.82%) SAN
7 4 (2.82%) LAN
7 4 (2.82%) WAN
8 3 (2.11%) DHCP
8 3 (2.11%) VoIP
9 2 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.41%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.41%) Network Security
9 2 (1.41%) NAS
10 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.70%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (13.38%) Finance
2 16 (11.27%) Banking
3 6 (4.23%) Marketing
4 5 (3.52%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.52%) Automotive
5 4 (2.82%) Law
6 3 (2.11%) Legal
7 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (20.42%) Analyst
2 20 (14.08%) Service Manager
3 16 (11.27%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.56%) Architect
5 12 (8.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 12 (8.45%) Technical Manager
5 12 (8.45%) Transition Manager
6 11 (7.75%) Delivery Manager
6 11 (7.75%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (7.75%) Services Delivery Manager
6 11 (7.75%) Service Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Incident Manager
7 7 (4.93%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Configuration Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Service Transition Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (3.52%) Major Incident Manager
9 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) Web Services
1 2 (1.41%) Middleware
2 1 (0.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.82%) User Experience
5 3 (2.11%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.11%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.11%) PKI
6 2 (1.41%) Life Science
6 2 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.70%) PDA
7 1 (0.70%) Statistics
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Windows
2 15 (10.56%) Linux
3 12 (8.45%) Solaris
3 12 (8.45%) UNIX
4 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.93%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) Service Management
2 31 (21.83%) PRINCE2
3 26 (18.31%) Project Management
4 23 (16.20%) Service Delivery
5 20 (14.08%) Incident Management
6 17 (11.97%) PRINCE
7 15 (10.56%) ITIL V3
8 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
8 14 (9.86%) TOGAF
9 12 (8.45%) Transition Management
10 10 (7.04%) Validation
10 10 (7.04%) Problem Management
11 9 (6.34%) Change Management
12 8 (5.63%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (4.93%) Data Validation
13 7 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (4.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) VB
2 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 10 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.04%) CCNA
5 7 (4.93%) PMP
5 7 (4.93%) PMI Certification
6 6 (4.23%) Degree
7 4 (2.82%) ISEB
8 3 (2.11%) CISSP
8 3 (2.11%) CISA
8 3 (2.11%) CISM
8 3 (2.11%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.70%) PhD
10 1 (0.70%) CCVP
10 1 (0.70%) CCDA
10 1 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) COBIT
3 4 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.11%) QA
5 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.11%) XenApp
4 2 (1.41%) vCloud
4 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.41%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.11%) SCCM
2 2 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.41%) OpenView
2 2 (1.41%) OPNET
3 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.56%) Cisco
3 13 (9.15%) F5
4 12 (8.45%) VMware
5 8 (5.63%) Citrix
6 7 (4.93%) IBM
7 5 (3.52%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.82%) Remedy
9 3 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.41%) HP
10 2 (1.41%) BMC
10 2 (1.41%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.70%) Netezza
11 1 (0.70%) LANDesk
11 1 (0.70%) Informatica
11 1 (0.70%) Nokia
11 1 (0.70%) Lotus
11 1 (0.70%) McAfee
11 1 (0.70%) SAP
11 1 (0.70%) Cognos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 27 days ago