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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 74 52 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.29% 7.28% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 9.70% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £216 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £443 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 3
Average hourly rate £12.40 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
529 536 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.57% 75.07% 60.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 259 184
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 58 34
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.10 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 April 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 24 April 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 +13 35 £433 +11.61% 6
Peterborough +2 29 £350 +50.53% 8
Huntingdon - 2 £600 - 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 54 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 46 (31.08%) Windows
3 45 (30.41%) Active Directory
4 41 (27.70%) Project Management
5 30 (20.27%) Citrix
5 30 (20.27%) MS Excel
6 28 (18.92%) Incident Management
7 27 (18.24%) Windows 7
7 27 (18.24%) Service Delivery
8 26 (17.57%) MS Office
8 26 (17.57%) SAP
9 22 (14.86%) PRINCE2
10 20 (13.51%) Service Management
10 20 (13.51%) Finance
11 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
11 19 (12.84%) Cisco
12 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
13 16 (10.81%) Remedy
14 15 (10.14%) Adobe
14 15 (10.14%) MCP
14 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (9.46%) Scrum
15 14 (9.46%) Oracle
15 14 (9.46%) Symantec
16 13 (8.78%) DNS
17 12 (8.11%) SLA
17 12 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (8.11%) Lotus
17 12 (8.11%) IBM Notes

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.11%) IBM Notes
2 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.73%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (4.73%) IIS
5 6 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.70%) Lync
7 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Tridion
2 5 (3.38%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.03%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.35%) SAP SD
4 2 (1.35%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.68%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.11%) SaaS
2 3 (2.03%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) DNS
2 10 (6.76%) DHCP
3 8 (5.41%) LDAP
4 7 (4.73%) Intranet
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.03%) Network Security
5 3 (2.03%) Wireless
5 3 (2.03%) Firewall
5 3 (2.03%) Internet
5 3 (2.03%) WAN
5 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.03%) VPN
5 3 (2.03%) LAN
6 2 (1.35%) VoIP
7 1 (0.68%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.68%) H.323
7 1 (0.68%) MGCP
7 1 (0.68%) ADSL
7 1 (0.68%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.70%) Banking
2 4 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.35%) Electronics
4 2 (1.35%) Legal
4 2 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 81 (54.73%) Analyst
2 38 (25.68%) Service Analyst
2 38 (25.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 28 (18.92%) Support Analyst
4 20 (13.51%) Project Manager
5 14 (9.46%) Business Analyst
5 14 (9.46%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (8.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (6.08%) Desktop Support
7 9 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (4.73%) Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) Help Desk Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Contracts Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.38%) XML
2 3 (2.03%) .NET
3 2 (1.35%) LAMP
3 2 (1.35%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.68%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.68%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.41%) iPad
2 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.41%) iPhone
3 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.73%) BYOD
4 2 (1.35%) Open Source
4 2 (1.35%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.35%) NHS
4 2 (1.35%) CMDB
4 2 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) PMI
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.08%) Windows
2 27 (18.24%) Windows 7
3 9 (6.08%) Linux
3 9 (6.08%) Windows 8
4 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.73%) Debian
5 7 (4.73%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.05%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.70%) Project Management
2 28 (18.92%) Incident Management
3 27 (18.24%) Service Delivery
4 22 (14.86%) PRINCE2
5 20 (13.51%) Service Management
6 15 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.46%) Scrum
8 11 (7.43%) Change Management
9 9 (6.08%) Time Management
9 9 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.08%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.08%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.41%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.73%) Migration
11 7 (4.73%) Regression Testing
12 6 (4.05%) ITSM
13 4 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 3 (2.03%) Release Management
14 3 (2.03%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.41%) SQL
3 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.70%) Java
5 2 (1.35%) Python
5 2 (1.35%) ABAP
5 2 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (0.68%) C
6 1 (0.68%) VBScript
6 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) MCP
2 12 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (6.08%) Degree
4 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.70%) CCNA
5 4 (2.70%) ISEB
6 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.03%) MCSE
6 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.03%) IIBA
7 2 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.68%) CCVP
8 1 (0.68%) OCP
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 45 (30.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.76%) Terminal Server
3 5 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.03%) XenApp
4 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.68%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.35%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.68%) OpenView
3 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 54 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.27%) Citrix
3 26 (17.57%) SAP
4 19 (12.84%) Cisco
5 16 (10.81%) Remedy
6 15 (10.14%) Adobe
7 14 (9.46%) Oracle
7 14 (9.46%) Symantec
8 12 (8.11%) Lotus
8 12 (8.11%) McAfee
9 11 (7.43%) VMware
10 7 (4.73%) Red Hat
11 6 (4.05%) WorldPay
12 4 (2.70%) HP
13 3 (2.03%) Google
13 3 (2.03%) Altiris
13 3 (2.03%) Wyse
13 3 (2.03%) Mapinfo
13 3 (2.03%) Sophos
13 3 (2.03%) BMC
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Fenland District Council
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 27 days ago