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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 50 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.10% 2.97% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.37% 4.40% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £393 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +161.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £608 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £23.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.29% +88.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £23.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.90 £23.50 £26.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.18% +19.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 409 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.47% 67.38% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £16.48 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £178.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 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 24 July 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 32 (36.36%) Project Management
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 21 (23.86%) MS Office
3 20 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
5 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 15 (17.05%) Banking
7 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
8 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
8 13 (14.77%) Windows
9 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 12 (13.64%) Degree
9 12 (13.64%) QA
10 11 (12.50%) Service Management
11 10 (11.36%) UNIX
11 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.23%) HP
12 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
13 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 8 (9.09%) Release Management
13 8 (9.09%) E-Discovery
13 8 (9.09%) Investment Banking
13 8 (9.09%) Workflow
13 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (9.09%) Client/Server
13 8 (9.09%) Oracle
14 7 (7.95%) Sybase
14 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
14 7 (7.95%) Cisco
14 7 (7.95%) Performance Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) Lync
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (23.86%) MS Office
2 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.27%) MS Project
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) SAN
3 3 (3.41%) LAN
3 3 (3.41%) WAN
3 3 (3.41%) DHCP
3 3 (3.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) VoIP
4 2 (2.27%) OSPF
4 2 (2.27%) BGP
4 2 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (1.14%) Multicast
5 1 (1.14%) 3G
5 1 (1.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Big Data
2 1 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) MySQL
2 1 (1.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
General
1 32 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (17.05%) Banking
3 8 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Front Office
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
6 1 (1.14%) German Language
6 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Billing
6 1 (1.14%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 7 (7.95%) Service Manager
4 6 (6.82%) Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.55%) Administrator
6 4 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.55%) Transition Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Senior Business Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) Relationships Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) XML Schema
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.41%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) FMCG
5 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.14%) PDA
6 1 (1.14%) Derivative
6 1 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) iPad
6 1 (1.14%) Equities
6 1 (1.14%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.14%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) UNIX
3 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.82%) Linux
4 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) Solaris
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Project Management
2 19 (21.59%) PRINCE2
3 11 (12.50%) Service Management
4 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.09%) Release Management
5 8 (9.09%) E-Discovery
5 8 (9.09%) Workflow
5 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
7 6 (6.82%) Migration
7 6 (6.82%) Business Continuity
7 6 (6.82%) Supplier Management
7 6 (6.82%) Change Management
7 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.68%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.68%) ITSM
9 4 (4.55%) BCP
9 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
4 12 (13.64%) Degree
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.68%) ISEB
7 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.41%) CISM
7 3 (3.41%) CISSP
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.27%) CCNP
8 2 (2.27%) APMP
9 1 (1.14%) PMP
9 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.14%) MCSE
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.14%) RHCE
9 1 (1.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) SLA
3 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) vSphere
2 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) SCOM
3 1 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.14%) DameWare
3 1 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) HP
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) Sybase
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
5 4 (4.55%) Juniper
5 4 (4.55%) VMware
6 3 (3.41%) F5
6 3 (3.41%) Remedy
6 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.41%) BMC
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) NetApp
7 2 (2.27%) SAP
7 2 (2.27%) Cognos
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix
7 2 (2.27%) Foundry
7 2 (2.27%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.14%) RightScale
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