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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 71 90 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.61% 11.02% 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 15.96% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% +129.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -9.28%
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
637 564 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.21% 69.03% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 325 246
Average daily rate £380 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 30
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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
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 3 September 2015. 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 43 £394 +6.77% 4
Peterborough +2 17 £208 +54.07% 5
Huntingdon - 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 56 (37.09%) Windows
2 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
3 37 (24.50%) Active Directory
4 30 (19.87%) Service Management
5 29 (19.21%) Service Delivery
5 29 (19.21%) PRINCE2
5 29 (19.21%) MS Office
6 27 (17.88%) MS Excel
6 27 (17.88%) Citrix
6 27 (17.88%) Project Management
7 26 (17.22%) Linux
8 25 (16.56%) Cisco
8 25 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (16.56%) Incident Management
9 23 (15.23%) Oracle
10 22 (14.57%) SAP
11 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
11 21 (13.91%) Finance
12 17 (11.26%) ITSM
12 17 (11.26%) Change Management
12 17 (11.26%) ERP
12 17 (11.26%) Windows 7
13 16 (10.60%) DHCP
13 16 (10.60%) DNS
13 16 (10.60%) VMware
14 14 (9.27%) Symantec
14 14 (9.27%) McAfee
14 14 (9.27%) Adobe
14 14 (9.27%) Lotus
14 14 (9.27%) IBM Notes

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 14 (9.27%) IBM Notes
2 11 (7.28%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.62%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (6.62%) IIS
4 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.32%) Lync
6 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (19.21%) MS Office
2 27 (17.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.64%) Tridion
2 5 (3.31%) SAP ERP
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.65%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.66%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.66%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.96%) SaaS
2 4 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) DHCP
1 16 (10.60%) DNS
2 11 (7.28%) LDAP
3 8 (5.30%) Firewall
4 7 (4.64%) VoIP
5 6 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (3.31%) SAN
7 3 (1.99%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.99%) WAN
8 2 (1.32%) LAN
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (1.32%) Internet
8 2 (1.32%) MGCP
8 2 (1.32%) H.323
9 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.66%) Wireless
9 1 (0.66%) VPN
9 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.66%) NUnit
2 1 (0.66%) Maven
2 1 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) Selenium
2 1 (0.66%) MSTest
2 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.66%) Ant
2 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (13.91%) Finance
2 8 (5.30%) Legal
3 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Back Office
4 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (43.71%) Analyst
2 39 (25.83%) Service Analyst
2 39 (25.83%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (11.26%) Support Analyst
4 15 (9.93%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (9.27%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 13 (8.61%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.28%) Service Manager
8 9 (5.96%) Consultant
9 6 (3.97%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Architect
9 6 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.31%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Technical Services Manager
11 4 (2.65%) CRM Consultant
11 4 (2.65%) Contracts Manager
11 4 (2.65%) SAP CRM Consultant
11 4 (2.65%) SAP Consultant
11 4 (2.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (2.65%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) XML
2 1 (0.66%) WCF
2 1 (0.66%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.64%) CMDB
1 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.97%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.31%) CLARiiON
4 4 (2.65%) BYOD
4 4 (2.65%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.32%) CCTV
6 2 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) AS400
7 1 (0.66%) PMI
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) iPhone
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.66%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.66%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.09%) Windows
2 26 (17.22%) Linux
3 17 (11.26%) Windows 7
4 11 (7.28%) Debian
5 10 (6.62%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.99%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.99%) CentOS
9 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.66%) UNIX
10 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.66%) Android
10 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.87%) Service Management
2 29 (19.21%) Service Delivery
2 29 (19.21%) PRINCE2
3 27 (17.88%) Project Management
4 25 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (16.56%) Incident Management
5 17 (11.26%) ERP
5 17 (11.26%) Change Management
5 17 (11.26%) ITSM
6 10 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (4.64%) Waterfall
8 6 (3.97%) Scrum
9 5 (3.31%) Data Management
9 5 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.31%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.65%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.65%) High Availability
10 4 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.65%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.30%) SQL
1 8 (5.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.99%) C
2 3 (1.99%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.32%) Perl
3 2 (1.32%) C#
3 2 (1.32%) VB
4 1 (0.66%) VBA
4 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.66%) VBScript
4 1 (0.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (9.27%) MCP
2 11 (7.28%) Degree
3 9 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (4.64%) CCNA
5 7 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.99%) MCSE
9 2 (1.32%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.32%) CCVP
9 2 (1.32%) MCITP
10 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.66%) MCDST
10 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.66%) ISEB
10 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.61%) SLA
2 4 (2.65%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (24.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.30%) Terminal Server
2 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.31%) vSphere
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
1 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.66%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.88%) Citrix
3 25 (16.56%) Cisco
4 23 (15.23%) Oracle
5 22 (14.57%) SAP
6 16 (10.60%) VMware
7 14 (9.27%) McAfee
7 14 (9.27%) Adobe
7 14 (9.27%) Lotus
7 14 (9.27%) Symantec
8 11 (7.28%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.64%) Remedy
9 7 (4.64%) HP
10 6 (3.97%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.97%) WorldPay
11 5 (3.31%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.31%) F5
11 5 (3.31%) EMC
12 4 (2.65%) Dell
12 4 (2.65%) 3PAR
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