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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 35 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.94% 10.00% 12.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.71% 12.41% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 28
Median daily rate £400 £388 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £199 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £413 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Median hourly rate - £37.89 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+38.70% -2.10%
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
299 403 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.94% 80.60% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 295 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £52.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +56.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.77 £18.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Oracle
3 20 (28.17%) SQL
3 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
5 16 (22.54%) Linux
6 15 (21.13%) Incident Management
7 14 (19.72%) MS Office
7 14 (19.72%) HP
8 13 (18.31%) DNS
8 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
8 13 (18.31%) ServiceNow
8 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
9 12 (16.90%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (16.90%) Finance
9 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
9 12 (16.90%) Unix
9 12 (16.90%) SAP
9 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
10 11 (15.49%) Solaris
10 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
10 11 (15.49%) SAN
10 11 (15.49%) Nagios
10 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
10 11 (15.49%) Project Management
10 11 (15.49%) Service Management
10 11 (15.49%) Load Balancing
10 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (15.49%) SolarWinds

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 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
2 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Office
2 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.82%) BASE24
2 2 (2.82%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.82%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.82%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) SaaS
2 4 (5.63%) Office 365
3 3 (4.23%) IaaS
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.31%) DNS
2 11 (15.49%) SAN
3 10 (14.08%) Firewall
4 7 (9.86%) LAN
4 7 (9.86%) WAN
5 4 (5.63%) SSL
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
7 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.41%) Network Security
7 1 (1.41%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.63%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) OLAP
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.82%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.82%) QlikView
4 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) LSMW
3 1 (1.41%) MSTest
3 1 (1.41%) NUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Selenium
3 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Billing
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Administrator
3 11 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (12.68%) Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.86%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.04%) SAP Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Transition Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (7.04%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) IT Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) RESTful
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.41%) BAPI
2 1 (1.41%) SAP ALE
2 1 (1.41%) WCF
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.63%) BYOD
3 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.23%) CCTV
3 3 (4.23%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) CESG
4 2 (2.82%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.21%) Windows
2 16 (22.54%) Linux
3 12 (16.90%) Unix
4 11 (15.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (15.49%) Solaris
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.23%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) Incident Management
3 12 (16.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (16.90%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (15.49%) High Availability
4 11 (15.49%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (15.49%) Load Balancing
4 11 (15.49%) Open Source
4 11 (15.49%) Project Management
4 11 (15.49%) Service Management
5 10 (14.08%) Change Control
5 10 (14.08%) Configuration Management
5 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
6 8 (11.27%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.86%) ERP
7 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
9 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.17%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.23%) ABAP
5 3 (4.23%) Python
5 3 (4.23%) VBScript
6 2 (2.82%) Java
7 1 (1.41%) C#
7 1 (1.41%) Perl
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.63%) ISEB
2 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) CCNA
3 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) MCSA
4 2 (2.82%) CISSP
4 2 (2.82%) CLAS
4 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) CBAP
5 1 (1.41%) IIBA
5 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) OCP
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) COBIT
3 2 (2.82%) GxP
3 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.41%) QA
4 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
1 11 (15.49%) iptables
2 10 (14.08%) Postfix
2 10 (14.08%) Sendmail
2 10 (14.08%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (14.08%) vSphere
3 8 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Nagios
1 11 (15.49%) OSSEC
1 11 (15.49%) Puppet
2 10 (14.08%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.63%) SCCM
4 2 (2.82%) Control-M
5 1 (1.41%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.41%) SCOM
5 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Oracle
2 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.72%) HP
4 13 (18.31%) ServiceNow
5 12 (16.90%) SAP
6 11 (15.49%) Red Hat
6 11 (15.49%) SolarWinds
6 11 (15.49%) Splunk
7 10 (14.08%) EMC
7 10 (14.08%) LogRhythm
7 10 (14.08%) TippingPoint
8 9 (12.68%) Cisco
9 8 (11.27%) Citrix
9 8 (11.27%) Remedy
9 8 (11.27%) VMware
10 6 (8.45%) WorldPay
11 3 (4.23%) BMC
11 3 (4.23%) Cognos
12 2 (2.82%) Dell
12 2 (2.82%) Tableau