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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 88 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.45% 7.01% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.71% 9.36% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 15
Average daily rate
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£345 £325 £103
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +217.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 4 16
Average hourly rate £24.75 £23.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% +95.83%
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
560 566 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 66.51% 74.87% 62.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 249 215
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 28 96
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 £15.08 £12.00 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +14 62 £388 +121.42% 9
Peterborough +6 15 £135 -61.42% 5
Huntingdon - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (42.95%) Windows
2 42 (28.19%) Active Directory
3 36 (24.16%) Cisco
4 34 (22.82%) Citrix
5 31 (20.81%) Firewall
6 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
7 25 (16.78%) Service Management
7 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (14.77%) Finance
8 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
8 22 (14.77%) PRINCE2
9 21 (14.09%) HP
9 21 (14.09%) ISO 9001
10 20 (13.42%) Blackberry
11 19 (12.75%) VMware
12 18 (12.08%) VLAN
12 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
13 17 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (10.74%) Linux
14 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
14 16 (10.74%) Incident Management
15 15 (10.07%) Windows 7
15 15 (10.07%) VoIP
15 15 (10.07%) Kindle
16 14 (9.40%) SLA
16 14 (9.40%) SAP
16 14 (9.40%) Oracle
16 14 (9.40%) MS Excel
17 13 (8.72%) Remedy
17 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (12.08%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (8.72%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.36%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.68%) Apache
8 3 (2.01%) Lync
9 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.67%) Documentum
9 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.34%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.70%) SaaS
2 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (20.81%) Firewall
2 18 (12.08%) VLAN
3 15 (10.07%) VoIP
4 12 (8.05%) DHCP
4 12 (8.05%) DNS
5 11 (7.38%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (6.04%) Wireless
7 8 (5.37%) MPLS
7 8 (5.37%) IPv6
7 8 (5.37%) Multicast
8 6 (4.03%) Internet
9 5 (3.36%) VPN
9 5 (3.36%) ADSL
9 5 (3.36%) Broadband
10 4 (2.68%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.68%) DWDM
10 4 (2.68%) BGP
10 4 (2.68%) Junos
11 3 (2.01%) Network Security
11 3 (2.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.34%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (14.77%) Finance
2 4 (2.68%) Advertising
3 2 (1.34%) Publishing
3 2 (1.34%) Local Government
3 2 (1.34%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (32.21%) Analyst
2 34 (22.82%) Project Manager
3 25 (16.78%) Service Analyst
4 24 (16.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (9.40%) Service Manager
5 14 (9.40%) Support Analyst
6 12 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Services Delivery Manager
7 10 (6.71%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (6.04%) Consultant
9 8 (5.37%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (5.37%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) Technical Support
11 6 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (4.03%) Service Desk Technician
12 5 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Business Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) Web Services
2 3 (2.01%) LAMP
3 2 (1.34%) EDI
4 1 (0.67%) Spring
4 1 (0.67%) JSF
4 1 (0.67%) XML
4 1 (0.67%) DOM
4 1 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) J2EE
4 1 (0.67%) JSP
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Blackberry
2 15 (10.07%) Kindle
3 8 (5.37%) PKI
4 4 (2.68%) CCTV
5 2 (1.34%) CMDB
5 2 (1.34%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.67%) Economics
6 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.67%) NHS
6 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.95%) Windows
2 25 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (10.74%) Linux
4 15 (10.07%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.05%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.04%) Mac OS X
8 7 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.01%) CentOS
10 1 (0.67%) Debian
10 1 (0.67%) HPUX
10 1 (0.67%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.78%) Service Management
2 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
2 22 (14.77%) PRINCE2
3 16 (10.74%) Incident Management
4 13 (8.72%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (8.05%) Migration
6 10 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (5.37%) Scrum
7 8 (5.37%) DNA
8 7 (4.70%) Change Management
9 6 (4.03%) Project Management
9 6 (4.03%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.03%) ERP
9 6 (4.03%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.36%) Change Control
10 5 (3.36%) DevOps
10 5 (3.36%) Regression Testing
10 5 (3.36%) Identity Management
11 4 (2.68%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.68%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.37%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) T-SQL
2 4 (2.68%) Perl
3 2 (1.34%) Java
4 1 (0.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) MCP
1 11 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.36%) Degree
3 4 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.68%) CCNA
3 4 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.01%) OCP
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (2.01%) RHCE
4 3 (2.01%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.34%) ISEB
5 2 (1.34%) CCNP
5 2 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.67%) MCSE
6 1 (0.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.09%) ISO 9001
2 14 (9.40%) SLA
3 5 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.67%) BS25999
System Software
1 42 (28.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.05%) XenServer
3 11 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.03%) vSphere
6 5 (3.36%) XenApp
7 4 (2.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.67%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.70%) SCOM
2 5 (3.36%) OPNET
3 4 (2.68%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.68%) WSUS
3 4 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.68%) SCCM
3 4 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Cisco
2 34 (22.82%) Citrix
3 30 (20.13%) Microsoft
4 21 (14.09%) HP
5 19 (12.75%) VMware
6 14 (9.40%) Oracle
6 14 (9.40%) SAP
7 13 (8.72%) Remedy
8 12 (8.05%) WatchGuard
9 9 (6.04%) Symantec
9 9 (6.04%) Red Hat
10 8 (5.37%) BMC
11 6 (4.03%) EMC
11 6 (4.03%) Adobe
11 6 (4.03%) Juniper
11 6 (4.03%) Mitel
12 5 (3.36%) McAfee
12 5 (3.36%) Lotus
13 2 (1.34%) QAD
13 2 (1.34%) CheckPoint
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