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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 67 52 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.23% 9.87% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.92% 14.33% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 13
Average daily rate
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£368 £270 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% -38.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £227 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+3.11% -13.15%
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
562 363 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.41% 68.88% 66.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 184 258
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 £225 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 35 49
Average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.70 £50.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 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 29 January 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
Peterborough -5 23 £338 +41.80% 11
Cambridge -1 22 £230 -40.64% 5
Huntingdon - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 55 (36.18%) Microsoft
2 54 (35.53%) Windows
3 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
4 43 (28.29%) Citrix
5 33 (21.71%) Finance
6 30 (19.74%) MS Excel
7 27 (17.76%) Cisco
7 27 (17.76%) Windows 7
8 26 (17.11%) MS Office
9 25 (16.45%) Blackberry
10 22 (14.47%) Service Delivery
11 21 (13.82%) Service Management
12 20 (13.16%) Remedy
12 20 (13.16%) SAP
13 19 (12.50%) Project Management
14 18 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (11.84%) Incident Management
15 15 (9.87%) PRINCE2
16 14 (9.21%) Oracle
16 14 (9.21%) SLA
16 14 (9.21%) Firewall
16 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (7.89%) VMware
17 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (7.89%) Symantec
17 12 (7.89%) HP
17 12 (7.89%) MS Exchange
18 11 (7.24%) Windows XP
18 11 (7.24%) SQL
18 11 (7.24%) MCP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.58%) IBM Notes
3 5 (3.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.11%) MS Office
3 4 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.32%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.66%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CS
3 1 (0.66%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.21%) Firewall
2 11 (7.24%) VLAN
3 10 (6.58%) VoIP
4 8 (5.26%) LAN
4 8 (5.26%) WAN
5 6 (3.95%) Intranet
5 6 (3.95%) DNS
6 5 (3.29%) VPN
6 5 (3.29%) Internet
6 5 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.63%) ADSL
7 4 (2.63%) Broadband
8 3 (1.97%) Multicast
8 3 (1.97%) Junos
8 3 (1.97%) DHCP
8 3 (1.97%) IPv6
8 3 (1.97%) SAN
8 3 (1.97%) MPLS
8 3 (1.97%) BGP
9 2 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.66%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (21.71%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Advertising
3 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.63%) Banking
4 4 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Military
5 2 (1.32%) Publishing
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Automotive
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
6 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (57.24%) Analyst
2 48 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 48 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 27 (17.76%) Support Analyst
4 25 (16.45%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
5 12 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 8 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.61%) Desktop Support
8 7 (4.61%) Service Manager
8 7 (4.61%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 7 (4.61%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) Consultant
9 6 (3.95%) Data Centre Project Manager
10 5 (3.29%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.63%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.63%) XML
1 4 (2.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) LAMP
2 2 (1.32%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) SOAP
3 1 (0.66%) J2EE
3 1 (0.66%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.66%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.66%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.45%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.26%) Kindle
3 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.97%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.32%) Open Source
5 2 (1.32%) iPhone
5 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.32%) CMDB
5 2 (1.32%) CCTV
5 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 54 (35.53%) Windows
2 27 (17.76%) Windows 7
3 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (7.24%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.29%) Linux
6 5 (3.29%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.97%) Android
9 2 (1.32%) Debian
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.47%) Service Delivery
2 21 (13.82%) Service Management
3 19 (12.50%) Project Management
4 18 (11.84%) Incident Management
5 15 (9.87%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.92%) Change Management
6 9 (5.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (3.95%) Scrum
7 6 (3.95%) Business Analysis
7 6 (3.95%) Identity Management
8 5 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (3.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.29%) ITSM
8 5 (3.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (2.63%) Release Management
9 4 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (2.63%) Time Management
9 4 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (1.97%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (1.97%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.24%) SQL
2 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.63%) Java
4 2 (1.32%) Python
4 2 (1.32%) ABAP
5 1 (0.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (7.24%) MCP
3 5 (3.29%) CCNA
3 5 (3.29%) ISEB
3 5 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.63%) Degree
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.97%) IIBA
6 2 (1.32%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.21%) SLA
2 9 (5.92%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.66%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.66%) BS25999
System Software
1 44 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.26%) XenServer
3 3 (1.97%) vSphere
3 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 55 (36.18%) Microsoft
2 43 (28.29%) Citrix
3 27 (17.76%) Cisco
4 20 (13.16%) Remedy
4 20 (13.16%) SAP
5 14 (9.21%) Oracle
6 12 (7.89%) VMware
6 12 (7.89%) Symantec
6 12 (7.89%) HP
7 10 (6.58%) Adobe
7 10 (6.58%) Lotus
7 10 (6.58%) McAfee
8 8 (5.26%) WatchGuard
9 7 (4.61%) BMC
10 5 (3.29%) Dell
11 3 (1.97%) F5
11 3 (1.97%) EMC
11 3 (1.97%) Juniper
11 3 (1.97%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.32%) Altiris
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Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Montash
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £150 - 210 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 15 days ago