The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 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 Cambridge 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Contract jobs citing ITIL 60 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.85% 6.25% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.87% 9.02% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +422.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +16.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
318 266 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.09% 69.27% 58.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 122 122
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £31.00 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 27 (35.53%) Windows
2 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
3 20 (26.32%) Citrix
4 19 (25.00%) Finance
5 17 (22.37%) Service Management
6 16 (21.05%) Blackberry
6 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 15 (19.74%) ISO 9001
8 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.11%) Linux
9 13 (17.11%) Firewall
9 13 (17.11%) VMware
10 12 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 12 (15.79%) Oracle
11 11 (14.47%) Cisco
11 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
12 10 (13.16%) Remedy
12 10 (13.16%) SLA
12 10 (13.16%) SAP
12 10 (13.16%) VLAN
12 10 (13.16%) Kindle
13 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
13 9 (11.84%) DHCP
13 9 (11.84%) DNS
14 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
14 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
15 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (9.21%) XenServer

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.26%) Apache
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) Documentum
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) Firewall
2 10 (13.16%) VLAN
3 9 (11.84%) DNS
3 9 (11.84%) DHCP
4 7 (9.21%) VoIP
5 4 (5.26%) ADSL
5 4 (5.26%) Broadband
6 3 (3.95%) IPv6
6 3 (3.95%) Network Security
6 3 (3.95%) MPLS
6 3 (3.95%) Multicast
7 2 (2.63%) Internet
7 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.32%) LAN
8 1 (1.32%) WAN
8 1 (1.32%) DWDM
8 1 (1.32%) SAN
8 1 (1.32%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Local Government
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.47%) Service Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Services Delivery Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Analyst
4 8 (10.53%) Consultant
5 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Technician
8 4 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Wintel Support
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Administrator
9 3 (3.95%) Architect
9 3 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.95%) Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
2 2 (2.63%) LAMP
3 1 (1.32%) Spring
3 1 (1.32%) JSF
3 1 (1.32%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) DOM
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) JSP
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.16%) Kindle
3 7 (9.21%) PKI
4 4 (5.26%) CCTV
5 3 (3.95%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.32%) Open Source
6 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) CentOS
7 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Service Management
2 16 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
4 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
4 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.58%) ERP
7 5 (6.58%) Change Management
7 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.26%) Migration
8 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (3.95%) DSDM
9 3 (3.95%) DNA
9 3 (3.95%) SOA
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) Perl
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.58%) MCP
2 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.26%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) RHCE
4 3 (3.95%) OCP
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) ISO 9001
2 10 (13.16%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (30.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) XenServer
3 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.58%) XenApp
5 4 (5.26%) vSphere
5 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCOM
2 4 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.26%) WSUS
2 4 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.95%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) OPNET
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Citrix
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.11%) VMware
4 12 (15.79%) Oracle
5 11 (14.47%) Cisco
6 10 (13.16%) SAP
6 10 (13.16%) Remedy
7 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 7 (9.21%) WatchGuard
8 7 (9.21%) BMC
9 5 (6.58%) Mitel
10 4 (5.26%) Symantec
10 4 (5.26%) HP
10 4 (5.26%) EMC
11 2 (2.63%) Juniper
11 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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