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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 77 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.78% 6.90% 7.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.54% 9.78% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 11
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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
614 409 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.02% 70.52% 65.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 179 260
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 58
Average hourly rate £35.75 £35.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +8 30 £163 -58.06% 4
Peterborough +6 24 £185 -26.00% 2
Huntingdon - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (38.13%) Windows
2 49 (30.63%) Active Directory
3 47 (29.38%) Citrix
3 47 (29.38%) Microsoft
4 34 (21.25%) Finance
5 33 (20.63%) MS Excel
6 30 (18.75%) Cisco
6 30 (18.75%) Blackberry
7 26 (16.25%) Service Delivery
8 24 (15.00%) Firewall
8 24 (15.00%) Remedy
9 23 (14.38%) Service Management
9 23 (14.38%) ISO 9001
10 22 (13.75%) MS Office
11 21 (13.13%) Windows 7
12 20 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (11.25%) Incident Management
13 18 (11.25%) VLAN
13 18 (11.25%) Kindle
14 17 (10.63%) VoIP
14 17 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (9.38%) Project Management
15 15 (9.38%) SLA
15 15 (9.38%) SAP
15 15 (9.38%) WatchGuard
15 15 (9.38%) XenServer
15 15 (9.38%) VMware
16 14 (8.75%) PRINCE2
17 13 (8.13%) Oracle
18 12 (7.50%) Advertising

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.88%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.38%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.75%) MS Office
3 4 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.00%) Firewall
2 18 (11.25%) VLAN
3 17 (10.63%) VoIP
4 9 (5.63%) WAN
4 9 (5.63%) LAN
5 7 (4.38%) ADSL
5 7 (4.38%) Broadband
6 5 (3.13%) VPN
7 4 (2.50%) Internet
7 4 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.88%) Junos
8 3 (1.88%) Multicast
8 3 (1.88%) MPLS
8 3 (1.88%) BGP
8 3 (1.88%) DNS
8 3 (1.88%) IPv6
8 3 (1.88%) SAN
8 3 (1.88%) DHCP
9 2 (1.25%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (21.25%) Finance
2 12 (7.50%) Advertising
3 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Local Government
5 2 (1.25%) Publishing
5 2 (1.25%) Military
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 80 (50.00%) Analyst
2 51 (31.88%) Service Analyst
2 51 (31.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 28 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 16 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 15 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.13%) Service Manager
7 11 (6.88%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (4.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Data Centre Project Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (3.75%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
11 5 (3.13%) Service Desk Technician
12 4 (2.50%) Citrix Support
12 4 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) LAMP
2 3 (1.88%) .NET
3 2 (1.25%) Web Services
3 2 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.63%) J2EE
4 1 (0.63%) SOAP
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.63%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 18 (11.25%) Kindle
3 3 (1.88%) CLARiiON
4 2 (1.25%) CCTV
4 2 (1.25%) CMDB
4 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.25%) Open Source
4 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (38.13%) Windows
2 21 (13.13%) Windows 7
3 20 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 11 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.38%) Mac OS X
7 6 (3.75%) Linux
8 3 (1.88%) Android
8 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.25%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.25%) Debian
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.25%) Service Delivery
2 23 (14.38%) Service Management
3 18 (11.25%) Incident Management
4 15 (9.38%) Project Management
5 14 (8.75%) PRINCE2
6 10 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.63%) Change Management
8 8 (5.00%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.38%) Scrum
9 7 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.75%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.75%) Identity Management
10 6 (3.75%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (3.13%) ITSM
12 4 (2.50%) Regression Testing
12 4 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (1.88%) DNA
13 3 (1.88%) Configuration Management
13 3 (1.88%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (1.88%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (1.88%) Java
3 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) ABAP
4 1 (0.63%) Python
4 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (7.50%) MCP
3 5 (3.13%) CCNA
3 5 (3.13%) ISEB
3 5 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.13%) Degree
4 4 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.88%) IIBA
6 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.25%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.25%) CCNP
7 1 (0.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.38%) ISO 9001
2 15 (9.38%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) BS25999
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (30.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.38%) XenServer
3 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.88%) vSphere
5 2 (1.25%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 47 (29.38%) Microsoft
1 47 (29.38%) Citrix
2 30 (18.75%) Cisco
3 24 (15.00%) Remedy
4 15 (9.38%) VMware
4 15 (9.38%) WatchGuard
4 15 (9.38%) SAP
5 13 (8.13%) Oracle
6 11 (6.88%) HP
7 9 (5.63%) BMC
8 7 (4.38%) Lotus
8 7 (4.38%) Adobe
8 7 (4.38%) McAfee
8 7 (4.38%) Symantec
9 5 (3.13%) Mitel
9 5 (3.13%) Dell
10 3 (1.88%) EMC
10 3 (1.88%) Juniper
10 3 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.88%) F5
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