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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.49% 5.74% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.49% 9.91% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate £344 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.50 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.64% -48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +14.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 222 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.35% 57.96% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 98 155
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 33
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.05%) Migration
5 7 (18.42%) SCCM
5 7 (18.42%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
6 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
6 6 (15.79%) CMDB
6 6 (15.79%) Service Management
7 5 (13.16%) Firewall
7 5 (13.16%) VMware
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) DNS
8 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.53%) SAP
8 4 (10.53%) IIS
8 4 (10.53%) Linux
8 4 (10.53%) WAN
8 4 (10.53%) DHCP
8 4 (10.53%) Finance
8 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
9 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Blackberry

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) DWDM
4 1 (2.63%) MPLS
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) IPv6
4 1 (2.63%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Wintel Support
4 2 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Transition Manager
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) DBA
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) CMDB
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.05%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Service Management
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.16%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.89%) Validation
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C#
1 3 (7.89%) VBScript
1 3 (7.89%) VBA
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) RHCE
3 1 (2.63%) OCP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) GxP
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Citrix
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 3 (7.89%) Cognos
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) OPNET
7 1 (2.63%) Mitel
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