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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 17 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 49 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.19% 10.81% 10.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.40% 13.74% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 35
Median daily rate £413 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £175 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £12.70 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +7.79%

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
471 495 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.76% 78.70% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 313 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 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 January 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 27 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.21%) Change Management
3 21 (21.21%) ITIL V3
4 20 (20.20%) Cisco
4 20 (20.20%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (18.18%) Windows
6 17 (17.17%) SLA
7 16 (16.16%) Finance
8 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
8 15 (15.15%) Data Centre
8 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
9 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
9 14 (14.14%) Service Management
9 14 (14.14%) SAN
9 14 (14.14%) Linux
10 13 (13.13%) IBM
10 13 (13.13%) Incident Management
11 12 (12.12%) HP
11 12 (12.12%) Unix
12 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 11 (11.11%) VMware
13 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.10%) ITSM
14 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (9.09%) EMC
14 9 (9.09%) ServiceNow
15 8 (8.08%) MS Office
15 8 (8.08%) Telecoms

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 (3.03%) IBM Notes
1 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.01%) MindAlign
3 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Office
2 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.04%) Office 365
3 3 (3.03%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) SAN
2 7 (7.07%) Network Security
3 6 (6.06%) SSL
4 5 (5.05%) Firewall
5 4 (4.04%) LAN
5 4 (4.04%) LDAP
5 4 (4.04%) WAN
6 3 (3.03%) DHCP
6 3 (3.03%) DNS
6 3 (3.03%) S/MIME
7 2 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.02%) VoIP
7 2 (2.02%) WLAN
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.01%) MPLS
8 1 (1.01%) NAS
8 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.01%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.01%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.01%) DataStage
2 1 (1.01%) DB2
2 1 (1.01%) IMS/DB
2 1 (1.01%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MSI
General
1 16 (16.16%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.07%) Billing
3 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.06%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (21.21%) Analyst
2 17 (17.17%) Architect
3 13 (13.13%) Service Manager
4 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.07%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.07%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.04%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.04%) ITIL Service Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Service Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) ITSM Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Storage Architect
9 3 (3.03%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) Web Services
2 3 (3.03%) JDBC
2 3 (3.03%) ODBC
2 3 (3.03%) REST
2 3 (3.03%) SAML
3 2 (2.02%) XMPP
4 1 (1.01%) .NET
4 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.01%) CSS
4 1 (1.01%) HTML
4 1 (1.01%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.01%) Middleware
4 1 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.01%) XML
4 1 (1.01%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (15.15%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.07%) Fat Client
3 7 (7.07%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.05%) CESG
5 4 (4.04%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) PKI
6 3 (3.03%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.03%) Symmetrix DMX
6 3 (3.03%) Wiki
7 2 (2.02%) CMDB
7 2 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (2.02%) HP Storage
7 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 14 (14.14%) Linux
3 12 (12.12%) Unix
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.04%) HPUX
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.01%) CentOS
8 1 (1.01%) Solaris
8 1 (1.01%) SUSE
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) Change Management
1 21 (21.21%) ITIL V3
2 15 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
3 14 (14.14%) Service Management
4 13 (13.13%) Incident Management
5 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 10 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.10%) ITSM
7 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.08%) Matrix Management
8 8 (8.08%) Migration
9 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.07%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (7.07%) Service Design
10 6 (6.06%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.06%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.05%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) Java
1 5 (5.05%) SQL
2 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.01%) C#
4 1 (1.01%) COBOL
4 1 (1.01%) JCL
4 1 (1.01%) Perl
4 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.01%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.06%) Degree
5 5 (5.05%) CCNA
6 4 (4.04%) CISSP
7 3 (3.03%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.03%) CCNP
7 3 (3.03%) CISM
7 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.03%) PMP
7 3 (3.03%) RHCE
8 2 (2.02%) CEH
8 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.02%) MCSE
8 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.01%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.17%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.01%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.08%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.04%) XenApp
6 3 (3.03%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.03%) SRDF
7 2 (2.02%) Postfix
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.01%) Control-M
3 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (20.20%) Cisco
3 13 (13.13%) IBM
4 12 (12.12%) HP
5 11 (11.11%) VMware
6 9 (9.09%) EMC
6 9 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 8 (8.08%) NetApp
7 8 (8.08%) Remedy
8 7 (7.07%) BMC
8 7 (7.07%) Dell
9 6 (6.06%) Brocade
9 6 (6.06%) Citrix
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle
11 4 (4.04%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.03%) LANDesk
12 3 (3.03%) Lotus
12 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.03%) SAP
13 2 (2.02%) Tradeweb
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