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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.55% 5.26% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 7.39% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate £225 £288 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -24.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £273 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £372 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.08 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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
293 203 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 83.24% 71.23% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 118 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.19% -11.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 21 (53.85%) MS Office
2 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
3 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (35.90%) JIRA
4 14 (35.90%) V-Model
4 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
4 14 (35.90%) High Availability
4 14 (35.90%) UML
4 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
4 14 (35.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 14 (35.90%) TickIT
5 9 (23.08%) Windows
6 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
8 5 (12.82%) Degree
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.26%) Advertising
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
10 3 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) Wireless
10 3 (7.69%) Service Management
10 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.69%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) MS Office
2 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
3 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) 3G
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) JIRA
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (35.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Configuration Engineer
1 14 (35.90%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 14 (35.90%) Release Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Quality Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) High Availability
2 14 (35.90%) UML
2 14 (35.90%) V-Model
2 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
3 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (7.69%) Logistics
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.13%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) VBA
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.90%) ISO 9001
1 14 (35.90%) TickIT
2 2 (5.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
1 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.56%) Altiris
3 1 (2.56%) BT
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.56%) Huawei
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.56%) NetApp
3 1 (2.56%) NetCracker
3 1 (2.56%) Nokia
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Siemens
3 1 (2.56%) Sophos
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) ZTE