The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.43% 8.38% 12.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.63% 10.17% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 33
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 17
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% -42.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.34%
ITIL
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 423 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.61% 82.46% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 283 226
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 12 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% +11.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £20.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridge region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridge region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Oracle
3 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 17 (25.37%) Linux
6 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
6 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (23.88%) Incident Management
7 15 (22.39%) DNS
8 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (20.90%) HP
8 14 (20.90%) MS Office
9 13 (19.40%) SAP
9 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
10 12 (17.91%) PL/SQL
10 12 (17.91%) Unix
10 12 (17.91%) Finance
10 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
10 12 (17.91%) Virtual Environments
11 11 (16.42%) Puppet
11 11 (16.42%) High Availability
11 11 (16.42%) Splunk
11 11 (16.42%) ServiceNow
11 11 (16.42%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (16.42%) iptables
11 11 (16.42%) Nagios
11 11 (16.42%) SAN
11 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
11 11 (16.42%) Solaris

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (8.96%) IIS
1 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
3 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.97%) BigMachines
2 4 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.99%) BASE24
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.99%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.99%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.49%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) SaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) DNS
2 11 (16.42%) SAN
3 10 (14.93%) Firewall
4 5 (7.46%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) LAN
5 4 (5.97%) SSL
5 4 (5.97%) WAN
6 2 (2.99%) LDAP
7 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.49%) PSTN
7 1 (1.49%) Skype
7 1 (1.49%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.46%) SAP HANA
4 4 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 4 (5.97%) OLAP
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.99%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.99%) QlikView
6 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.49%) DTS
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.93%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) LSMW
3 1 (1.49%) MSTest
3 1 (1.49%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Billing
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Administrator
3 10 (14.93%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) SAP Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.97%) Change Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.97%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Middleware
1 4 (5.97%) RESTful
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) BAPI
3 1 (1.49%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.49%) WCF
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) BYOD
3 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.48%) CCTV
3 3 (4.48%) iPad
4 2 (2.99%) CESG
4 2 (2.99%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.79%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Unix
4 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (16.42%) Solaris
5 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.49%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (23.88%) Incident Management
2 14 (20.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (17.91%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (16.42%) High Availability
4 11 (16.42%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (16.42%) Load Balancing
4 11 (16.42%) Open Source
5 10 (14.93%) Change Control
5 10 (14.93%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.43%) ERP
6 9 (13.43%) Project Management
6 9 (13.43%) Service Management
7 8 (11.94%) ITIL V3
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.46%) Change Management
10 5 (7.46%) Migration
10 5 (7.46%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) PL/SQL
2 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.48%) ABAP
5 3 (4.48%) Java
5 3 (4.48%) Python
5 3 (4.48%) VBScript
6 1 (1.49%) C#
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) ISEB
3 3 (4.48%) MCSA
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
4 2 (2.99%) CLAS
4 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) OCP
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.42%) iptables
3 10 (14.93%) Postfix
3 10 (14.93%) Sendmail
3 10 (14.93%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (14.93%) vSphere
4 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) Nagios
1 11 (16.42%) OSSEC
1 11 (16.42%) Puppet
2 10 (14.93%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.97%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) Control-M
5 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.49%) SCOM
5 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) Oracle
2 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.90%) HP
4 13 (19.40%) SAP
5 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.42%) ServiceNow
5 11 (16.42%) SolarWinds
5 11 (16.42%) Splunk
6 10 (14.93%) EMC
6 10 (14.93%) LogRhythm
6 10 (14.93%) TippingPoint
7 9 (13.43%) Remedy
8 8 (11.94%) Citrix
8 8 (11.94%) VMware
9 6 (8.96%) Cisco
9 6 (8.96%) WorldPay
10 3 (4.48%) BMC
10 3 (4.48%) Cognos
11 1 (1.49%) Dell
11 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards