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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 23 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 15 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.34% 12.62% 8.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 14.75% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 28 21
Median daily rate £400 £394 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +87.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.88 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 278 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.17% 85.54% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 166 161
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £37.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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
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 21 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle
5 9 (20.93%) Linux
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
6 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
7 7 (16.28%) Degree
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) IIS
8 6 (13.95%) MS Office
8 6 (13.95%) SQL
8 6 (13.95%) LDAP
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
8 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 5 (11.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (11.63%) Service Design
9 5 (11.63%) ITSM
9 5 (11.63%) Clustering
9 5 (11.63%) DHCP
9 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.63%) SAP
9 5 (11.63%) DNS
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification

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 (13.95%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) BigMachines
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) LDAP
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.65%) ADSL
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
6 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.33%) PSTN
6 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) Skype
6 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.98%) SAP HANA
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) DTS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.65%) Billing
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Legal
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (11.63%) Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Junior
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) X-Windows
2 3 (6.98%) OAuth
2 3 (6.98%) SAML
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Linux
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Mac OS X
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
2 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 6 (13.95%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
3 5 (11.63%) ITSM
3 5 (11.63%) Service Design
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCDBA
4 2 (4.65%) MCSA
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 2 (4.65%) OCP
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (9.30%) DameWare
3 3 (6.98%) WSUS
4 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.33%) OpenAM
5 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) LANDesk
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.33%) HP