The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 85 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.17% 8.20% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.50% 10.60% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 17
Average daily rate
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£294 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £205 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
ITIL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 585 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.67% 77.38% 66.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 246 223
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 88
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridgeshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridgeshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 61 £288 +43.75% 15
Peterborough +7 12 £230 -34.28% 7
Huntingdon - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 64 (43.24%) Windows
2 43 (29.05%) Active Directory
3 39 (26.35%) Cisco
4 38 (25.68%) Citrix
5 34 (22.97%) Firewall
6 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
7 27 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (17.57%) Finance
9 25 (16.89%) Service Management
10 24 (16.22%) ISO 9001
11 22 (14.86%) Service Delivery
11 22 (14.86%) Blackberry
12 21 (14.19%) HP
12 21 (14.19%) VLAN
13 19 (12.84%) VMware
13 19 (12.84%) PRINCE2
14 18 (12.16%) SLA
14 18 (12.16%) VoIP
14 18 (12.16%) Kindle
15 17 (11.49%) Windows 7
15 17 (11.49%) MS Exchange
15 17 (11.49%) MS Excel
15 17 (11.49%) Remedy
16 16 (10.81%) Incident Management
17 15 (10.14%) WatchGuard
17 15 (10.14%) XenServer
18 14 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
18 14 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (9.46%) Linux

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (11.49%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.03%) Lync
6 3 (2.03%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.35%) Apache
7 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.68%) Documentum
8 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.41%) MS Office
3 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.35%) MFGPRO
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) SaaS
2 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.97%) Firewall
2 21 (14.19%) VLAN
3 18 (12.16%) VoIP
4 11 (7.43%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (6.08%) DHCP
5 9 (6.08%) DNS
6 8 (5.41%) Wireless
7 7 (4.73%) MPLS
7 7 (4.73%) IPv6
7 7 (4.73%) Multicast
8 6 (4.05%) VPN
9 5 (3.38%) ADSL
9 5 (3.38%) Broadband
9 5 (3.38%) Internet
10 4 (2.70%) SAN
10 4 (2.70%) BGP
10 4 (2.70%) Junos
11 3 (2.03%) Network Security
11 3 (2.03%) DWDM
11 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.35%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Publishing
3 2 (1.35%) Legal
3 2 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.35%) Local Government
4 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (32.43%) Analyst
2 31 (20.95%) Project Manager
3 25 (16.89%) Service Analyst
4 24 (16.22%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (10.81%) Service Manager
6 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.78%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.76%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.76%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (6.08%) Network Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.73%) Consultant
11 7 (4.73%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.05%) Service Desk Technician
13 5 (3.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 5 (3.38%) Business Analyst
13 5 (3.38%) Desktop Support
13 5 (3.38%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.05%) Web Services
2 3 (2.03%) LAMP
3 2 (1.35%) SOAP
3 2 (1.35%) EDI
4 1 (0.68%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) DOM
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) JSP
4 1 (0.68%) Spring
4 1 (0.68%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Blackberry
2 18 (12.16%) Kindle
3 5 (3.38%) CCTV
3 5 (3.38%) PKI
4 3 (2.03%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) CMDB
6 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.68%) Open Source
6 1 (0.68%) Economics
6 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (43.24%) Windows
2 27 (18.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (11.49%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (9.46%) Linux
5 11 (7.43%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.73%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.35%) Debian
8 2 (1.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.68%) Android
9 1 (0.68%) UNIX
9 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.89%) Service Management
2 22 (14.86%) Service Delivery
3 19 (12.84%) PRINCE2
4 16 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 12 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.76%) Migration
7 8 (5.41%) Scrum
7 8 (5.41%) Change Management
8 7 (4.73%) DNA
9 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.05%) Identity Management
9 6 (4.05%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.38%) ERP
10 5 (3.38%) Project Management
10 5 (3.38%) Regression Testing
10 5 (3.38%) Change Control
10 5 (3.38%) DevOps
11 4 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (2.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.08%) SQL
2 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.35%) Java
3 2 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (9.46%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.08%) MCP
3 5 (3.38%) CCNA
3 5 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.38%) Degree
4 3 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.03%) ISEB
4 3 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.03%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.35%) CCNP
5 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.35%) RHCE
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.35%) OCP
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.22%) ISO 9001
2 18 (12.16%) SLA
3 5 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.68%) BS25999
5 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (29.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.14%) XenServer
3 10 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.38%) vSphere
6 3 (2.03%) XenApp
7 2 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.35%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.68%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) OPNET
1 4 (2.70%) SCOM
2 3 (2.03%) SCCM
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.35%) WSUS
3 2 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 39 (26.35%) Cisco
2 38 (25.68%) Citrix
3 31 (20.95%) Microsoft
4 21 (14.19%) HP
5 19 (12.84%) VMware
6 17 (11.49%) Remedy
7 15 (10.14%) WatchGuard
8 12 (8.11%) Oracle
8 12 (8.11%) SAP
9 9 (6.08%) BMC
10 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
10 6 (4.05%) Juniper
10 6 (4.05%) Mitel
11 5 (3.38%) Symantec
11 5 (3.38%) EMC
12 4 (2.70%) Adobe
13 3 (2.03%) Dell
13 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.03%) McAfee
13 3 (2.03%) Lotus
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