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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 27 40 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.63% 10.34% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.04% 13.47% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 8
Average daily rate
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£354 £250 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.70% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £178 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £350 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -9.88%
ITIL
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
269 297 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 75.99% 76.74% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 138 71
Average daily rate £378 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 19
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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
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 31 August 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (26.67%) MS Office
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
6 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.00%) Service Management
8 8 (17.78%) Degree
9 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) SQL
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 6 (13.33%) ITSM
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) Automotive
11 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (11.11%) SLA
11 5 (11.11%) .NET
11 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (26.67%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Teamcenter
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Automotive
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Applications Support
4 6 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Configuration Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Release Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (6.67%) Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) PDA
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) UNIX
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) AIX
6 2 (4.44%) HPUX
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Service Management
2 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (13.33%) ITSM
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Change Control
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.89%) V-Model
5 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) UML
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) PLM
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (17.78%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) TickIT
2 4 (8.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Citrix
2 4 (8.89%) IBM
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 3 (6.67%) Lotus
4 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) NetApp
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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