The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 29 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.88% 3.73% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.86% 4.69% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £213 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +136.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £11.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 - £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.46 - £14.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.81 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.15% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 192 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.89% 79.67% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 57 124
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 19 14
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.99 £28.50 £16.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
ITIL
West Midlands

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 1 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.83%) SLA
3 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
3 17 (29.31%) Windows
4 15 (25.86%) MS Office
5 13 (22.41%) Lotus
6 12 (20.69%) IBM Notes
7 11 (18.97%) Citrix
7 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
7 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
8 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
8 10 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (13.79%) HP
10 7 (12.07%) Finance
10 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
11 6 (10.34%) Degree
11 6 (10.34%) LTE
11 6 (10.34%) HPUX
11 6 (10.34%) Linux
11 6 (10.34%) 2G
11 6 (10.34%) UNIX
11 6 (10.34%) 3G
12 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
12 5 (8.62%) MCSE
12 5 (8.62%) SQL
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
13 4 (6.90%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 12 (20.69%) IBM Notes
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.72%) Documentum
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Office
2 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) LTE
1 6 (10.34%) 2G
1 6 (10.34%) 3G
2 2 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) NAS
3 1 (1.72%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 2 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.52%) Service Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Incident Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Performance Manager
5 6 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Quality Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.62%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Service Performance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) DataPower
2 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) HPUX
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Service Delivery
2 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 3 (5.17%) Service Management
4 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.17%) ERP
4 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Master Data Management
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Fault Management
5 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.45%) Business Development
5 2 (3.45%) Change Control
5 2 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 2 (3.45%) Scrum
5 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.45%) Data Management
5 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) MBA
5 2 (3.45%) HND
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.83%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.72%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) Lotus
3 11 (18.97%) Citrix
4 8 (13.79%) HP
5 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.90%) SAP
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle
7 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 3 (5.17%) VMware
8 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.45%) IBM
8 2 (3.45%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.72%) CA
9 1 (1.72%) Primavera
9 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.72%) Spiceworks