The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 45 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.70% 11.06% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.53% 15.05% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 9
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£407 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.90% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £37.89 £21.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.20% +13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.95 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -16.07%
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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
359 299 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.37% 73.46% 66.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 196 118
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.58 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (31.25%) Project Management
3 24 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
5 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (22.50%) SAP
6 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.25%) Windows
7 17 (21.25%) DHCP
7 17 (21.25%) DNS
8 16 (20.00%) Service Management
9 15 (18.75%) Linux
10 13 (16.25%) Oracle
10 13 (16.25%) Service Delivery
10 13 (16.25%) Finance
11 12 (15.00%) MS Office
12 11 (13.75%) LDAP
12 11 (13.75%) ERP
12 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
12 11 (13.75%) Debian
13 10 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 10 (12.50%) IIS
14 9 (11.25%) Citrix
14 9 (11.25%) Change Management
14 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (10.00%) Degree
15 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
15 8 (10.00%) VMware

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (12.50%) IIS
1 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.75%) Lync
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Tridion
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (6.25%) SAP ERP
3 3 (3.75%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) SaaS
2 4 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) DNS
1 17 (21.25%) DHCP
2 11 (13.75%) LDAP
3 5 (6.25%) SAN
3 5 (6.25%) Firewall
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.75%) Network Security
5 3 (3.75%) Intranet
6 2 (2.50%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.25%) LAN
7 1 (1.25%) VoIP
7 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Ant
1 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.25%) Maven
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.25%) Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.75%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) SAP MM Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Process Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) XML
2 1 (1.25%) LAMP
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Blackberry
1 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.50%) BYOD
2 4 (5.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) CMDB
4 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Debian
4 7 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.25%) Android
9 1 (1.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Project Management
2 24 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 20 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (20.00%) Service Management
5 13 (16.25%) Service Delivery
6 11 (13.75%) ERP
7 9 (11.25%) Change Management
7 9 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.75%) Scrum
8 7 (8.75%) ITSM
8 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.75%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.75%) Time Management
10 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.75%) Migration
10 3 (3.75%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.75%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
1 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.25%) VBScript
3 1 (1.25%) VBA
3 1 (1.25%) Python
3 1 (1.25%) C#
3 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) CCNA
4 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.25%) MCDST
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.00%) Terminal Server
3 4 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Puppet
1 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) SAP
3 13 (16.25%) Oracle
4 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.25%) Citrix
6 8 (10.00%) VMware
7 7 (8.75%) Remedy
8 6 (7.50%) WorldPay
9 4 (5.00%) F5
9 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.00%) EMC
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco
10 3 (3.75%) HP
10 3 (3.75%) Dell
10 3 (3.75%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.75%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (1.25%) Splunk
11 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.25%) Kaseya
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