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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 19 31 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.86% 8.52% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 10.51% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 6
Average daily rate
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£165 £300 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +118.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £235 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £398 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
234 295 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 72.22% 81.04% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 140 49
Average daily rate £345 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £241 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £481 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 43
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) ITSM
6 6 (17.65%) Finance
6 6 (17.65%) Automotive
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
7 5 (14.71%) HPUX
7 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
8 4 (11.76%) IBM
8 4 (11.76%) Lotus
8 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) HSPA
9 3 (8.82%) LTE
9 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (8.82%) vSphere

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.82%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HSPA
1 3 (8.82%) LTE
1 3 (8.82%) 4G
1 3 (8.82%) 2G
1 3 (8.82%) 3G
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
1 3 (8.82%) WCDMA
1 3 (8.82%) GPRS
1 3 (8.82%) GSM
1 3 (8.82%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
1 6 (17.65%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) HPUX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Service Management
2 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) ITSM
3 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Network Management
6 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) eTOM
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Citrix
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Lotus
3 3 (8.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (8.82%) Huawei
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Nortel
3 3 (8.82%) Ericsson
3 3 (8.82%) Mapinfo
3 3 (8.82%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Cognos
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow