The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.08% 5.61% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 7.26% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Average daily rate
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£260 £308 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £474 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.07% -11.11%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 234 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 70.95% 77.23% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 125 42
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 31
Average hourly rate £31.50 £36.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% -3.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Coventry region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Coventry region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (32.35%) Windows
1 11 (32.35%) Service Management
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
3 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) Lotus
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.65%) IBM Notes
5 6 (17.65%) HPUX
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (14.71%) VCP4
6 5 (14.71%) SLA
6 5 (14.71%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
7 4 (11.76%) Change Management
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 4 (11.76%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
7 4 (11.76%) MS Office
7 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 5 (14.71%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) Documentum
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (11.76%) MS Office
4 3 (8.82%) MS Project
4 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) WCDMA
1 3 (8.82%) 3G
1 3 (8.82%) 2G
1 3 (8.82%) HSPA
1 3 (8.82%) LTE
1 3 (8.82%) GPRS
1 3 (8.82%) GSM
1 3 (8.82%) 4G
1 3 (8.82%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) HPUX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Service Management
2 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
3 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
5 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Management
6 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) eTOM
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) VCP4
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) PMP
5 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PgMP
5 1 (2.94%) APMP
5 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Citrix
2 6 (17.65%) Lotus
3 5 (14.71%) IBM
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
5 3 (8.82%) Nortel
5 3 (8.82%) Mapinfo
5 3 (8.82%) Ericsson
5 3 (8.82%) Huawei
5 3 (8.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) CA
7 1 (2.94%) Cadence
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Primavera