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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 76 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.60% 8.04% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.08% 10.74% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 16 9
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£275 £350 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Average hourly rate £24.25 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.08% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.25 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -1.09%
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
504 503 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 70.29% 74.85% 65.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 199 223
Average daily rate £358 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 68
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.80 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £50.76 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 +13 46 £213 +6.25% 10
Peterborough +5 16 £160 -60.00% 11
Huntingdon - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (40.51%) Windows
2 47 (29.75%) Active Directory
3 45 (28.48%) Citrix
4 43 (27.22%) Microsoft
5 36 (22.78%) Finance
6 33 (20.89%) Cisco
7 30 (18.99%) Service Management
8 28 (17.72%) Firewall
8 28 (17.72%) Blackberry
8 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
9 25 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (14.56%) ISO 9001
10 23 (14.56%) Remedy
10 23 (14.56%) Service Delivery
11 22 (13.92%) VMware
11 22 (13.92%) PRINCE2
12 21 (13.29%) VLAN
13 20 (12.66%) SLA
13 20 (12.66%) Windows 7
14 19 (12.03%) HP
15 18 (11.39%) VoIP
15 18 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (11.39%) Incident Management
15 18 (11.39%) Kindle
16 16 (10.13%) MS Exchange
17 15 (9.49%) Linux
17 15 (9.49%) WatchGuard
17 15 (9.49%) XenServer
18 14 (8.86%) MS Office
19 13 (8.23%) SAP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.90%) Lync
6 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.27%) Apache
7 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) Documentum
8 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.86%) MS Office
3 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.27%) MFGPRO
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) SaaS
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.72%) Firewall
2 21 (13.29%) VLAN
3 18 (11.39%) VoIP
4 9 (5.70%) DHCP
4 9 (5.70%) DNS
5 7 (4.43%) VPN
5 7 (4.43%) ADSL
5 7 (4.43%) Broadband
6 6 (3.80%) LAN
6 6 (3.80%) WAN
6 6 (3.80%) IPv6
6 6 (3.80%) MPLS
6 6 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.80%) Multicast
7 5 (3.16%) Internet
8 4 (2.53%) BGP
8 4 (2.53%) Junos
9 3 (1.90%) Network Security
9 3 (1.90%) Wireless
9 3 (1.90%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (22.78%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Advertising
3 2 (1.27%) Legal
3 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.27%) Publishing
3 2 (1.27%) Military
3 2 (1.27%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (36.08%) Analyst
2 35 (22.15%) Service Analyst
2 35 (22.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 32 (20.25%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.76%) Service Manager
5 15 (9.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (6.33%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.06%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) Consultant
10 6 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (3.16%) Service Desk Technician
11 5 (3.16%) Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Technical Support
12 4 (2.53%) Senior Manager
12 4 (2.53%) Desktop Support
12 4 (2.53%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) Web Services
2 3 (1.90%) LAMP
3 2 (1.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.27%) J2EE
3 2 (1.27%) SOAP
3 2 (1.27%) EDI
4 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.63%) Spring
4 1 (0.63%) JSF
4 1 (0.63%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) DOM
4 1 (0.63%) JSP
4 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.72%) Blackberry
2 18 (11.39%) Kindle
3 6 (3.80%) CCTV
4 5 (3.16%) PKI
5 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.90%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Economics
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (40.51%) Windows
2 25 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (12.66%) Windows 7
4 15 (9.49%) Linux
5 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.96%) Windows XP
6 8 (5.06%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.90%) Android
10 2 (1.27%) Debian
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.99%) Service Management
2 23 (14.56%) Service Delivery
3 22 (13.92%) PRINCE2
4 18 (11.39%) Incident Management
5 10 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (5.70%) Scrum
7 8 (5.06%) Change Management
7 8 (5.06%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.80%) DNA
8 6 (3.80%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.80%) Project Management
8 6 (3.80%) Identity Management
8 6 (3.80%) Business Analysis
8 6 (3.80%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (3.16%) DevOps
9 5 (3.16%) Regression Testing
9 5 (3.16%) ERP
10 4 (2.53%) SOA
10 4 (2.53%) ITSM
10 4 (2.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.70%) SQL
2 3 (1.90%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.27%) Java
3 2 (1.27%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.43%) MCP
3 6 (3.80%) Degree
4 5 (3.16%) CCNA
4 5 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.90%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.90%) ISEB
7 2 (1.27%) CCNP
7 2 (1.27%) RHCE
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.27%) OCP
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) ISO 9001
2 20 (12.66%) SLA
3 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) BS25999
System Software
1 47 (29.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.49%) XenServer
3 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.16%) vSphere
5 3 (1.90%) XenApp
6 2 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.63%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.16%) SCCM
2 4 (2.53%) SCOM
3 3 (1.90%) OPNET
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.27%) WSUS
4 2 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 45 (28.48%) Citrix
2 43 (27.22%) Microsoft
3 33 (20.89%) Cisco
4 23 (14.56%) Remedy
5 22 (13.92%) VMware
6 19 (12.03%) HP
7 15 (9.49%) WatchGuard
8 13 (8.23%) SAP
8 13 (8.23%) Oracle
9 12 (7.59%) BMC
10 6 (3.80%) Juniper
10 6 (3.80%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.16%) Mitel
11 5 (3.16%) Dell
11 5 (3.16%) EMC
12 4 (2.53%) Symantec
13 3 (1.90%) F5
13 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.90%) Adobe
14 2 (1.27%) IBM
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