The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 25 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 110 106 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.35% 6.94% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 9.31% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 38 46
Average daily rate
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£349 £258 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.43% -35.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £476 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £17.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.50 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.40 £75.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.75 £18.20
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.46%
ITIL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1300 1138 874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 75.01% 74.53% 68.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 606 428
Average daily rate £380 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £187 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 76 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +13 42 £400 -4.76% 5
Nottinghamshire 0 31 £361 +11.15% 8
Leicestershire -5 20 £160 -73.33% 3
Derbyshire -9 11 £300 +114.28% 4
Lincolnshire +3 5 £301 +82.57% 2
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 51 (27.57%) Windows
2 44 (23.78%) Service Management
3 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
4 40 (21.62%) Service Delivery
5 38 (20.54%) MS Office
6 31 (16.76%) MS Excel
7 29 (15.68%) Active Directory
8 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (14.05%) Security Cleared
10 24 (12.97%) SC Cleared
11 22 (11.89%) Finance
11 22 (11.89%) WAN
12 21 (11.35%) SLA
12 21 (11.35%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (11.35%) Management Information System
13 20 (10.81%) ITSM
13 20 (10.81%) Project Management
13 20 (10.81%) Linux
14 19 (10.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 19 (10.27%) ITIL V3
14 19 (10.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (9.73%) PRINCE2
16 17 (9.19%) UNIX
17 16 (8.65%) C
17 16 (8.65%) Windows 7
18 15 (8.11%) Java
18 15 (8.11%) HP
19 14 (7.57%) Change Management
19 14 (7.57%) VMware
20 13 (7.03%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (7.03%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.24%) Lync
4 5 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.70%) Apache
4 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.16%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.08%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
7 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.08%) iPlanet
7 2 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (20.54%) MS Office
2 31 (16.76%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.32%) MS Project
4 4 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.16%) SAP Retail
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.54%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.89%) WAN
2 12 (6.49%) Firewall
3 10 (5.41%) Network Security
3 10 (5.41%) LAN
3 10 (5.41%) SAN
3 10 (5.41%) DNS
4 9 (4.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.24%) VLAN
5 6 (3.24%) NAS
6 5 (2.70%) DHCP
6 5 (2.70%) VoIP
7 4 (2.16%) PBX
7 4 (2.16%) MPLS
8 3 (1.62%) Wireless
8 3 (1.62%) HTTP
8 3 (1.62%) TACACS
8 3 (1.62%) iSCSI
8 3 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.08%) FCoE
9 2 (1.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.16%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.16%) MySQL
3 4 (2.16%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.54%) OLTP
6 1 (0.54%) DB2
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.54%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.78%) Ant
3 5 (2.70%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.16%) Maven
4 4 (2.16%) ClearCase
4 4 (2.16%) JUnit
4 4 (2.16%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.62%) PVCS
5 3 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.54%) ChangeMan
7 1 (0.54%) Subversion
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (11.89%) Finance
2 8 (4.32%) Retail
3 6 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.62%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (20.54%) Analyst
2 25 (13.51%) Service Manager
3 20 (10.81%) Team Leader
4 19 (10.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (10.27%) Service Analyst
5 16 (8.65%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (7.03%) Support Engineer
7 12 (6.49%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.95%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 10 (5.41%) Architect
10 8 (4.32%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.32%) Developer
10 8 (4.32%) Administrator
11 7 (3.78%) Consultant
12 6 (3.24%) Desktop Support
12 6 (3.24%) Design Engineer
13 5 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 5 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.78%) Middleware
1 7 (3.78%) Web Services
2 6 (3.24%) J2EE
3 5 (2.70%) .NET
4 4 (2.16%) HTML
5 3 (1.62%) Servlets
5 3 (1.62%) CORBA
6 2 (1.08%) WCF
6 2 (1.08%) WPF
6 2 (1.08%) XML
6 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.08%) CSS
7 1 (0.54%) WSDL
7 1 (0.54%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.54%) JDBC
7 1 (0.54%) JSP
7 1 (0.54%) SOAP
7 1 (0.54%) EDI
7 1 (0.54%) JNDI
7 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.35%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.95%) Clustering
3 11 (5.95%) NHS
4 6 (3.24%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.16%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.62%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.62%) Open Source
6 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.08%) iSeries
7 2 (1.08%) AS400
7 2 (1.08%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.54%) Replication
8 1 (0.54%) HACMP
8 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.54%) Informatics
8 1 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 51 (27.57%) Windows
2 20 (10.81%) Linux
3 17 (9.19%) UNIX
4 16 (8.65%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.86%) Windows XP
5 9 (4.86%) CentOS
6 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.24%) Solaris
8 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.16%) AIX
9 4 (2.16%) HPUX
10 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.08%) SUSE
12 1 (0.54%) OS/400
12 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.78%) Service Management
2 40 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 20 (10.81%) ITSM
3 20 (10.81%) Project Management
4 19 (10.27%) ITIL V3
4 19 (10.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (9.73%) PRINCE2
6 14 (7.57%) Change Management
7 12 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.86%) People Management
8 9 (4.86%) Line Management
9 7 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.24%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.24%) Workflow
11 5 (2.70%) TOGAF
11 5 (2.70%) Incident Management
11 5 (2.70%) Unit Testing
11 5 (2.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.65%) C
2 15 (8.11%) Java
3 13 (7.03%) SQL
4 7 (3.78%) Perl
5 5 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.62%) Smalltalk
7 3 (1.62%) REXX
7 3 (1.62%) C#
7 3 (1.62%) VBScript
8 2 (1.08%) Korn
8 2 (1.08%) C-shell
8 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.54%) AWK
9 1 (0.54%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.54%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Security Cleared
2 24 (12.97%) SC Cleared
3 21 (11.35%) ITIL Certification
4 19 (10.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (5.95%) Degree
7 9 (4.86%) MCSE
8 8 (4.32%) DV Cleared
8 8 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (3.78%) MCITP
10 6 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (2.70%) CCNA
12 4 (2.16%) CCNP
13 3 (1.62%) CCSA
13 3 (1.62%) CCSE
13 3 (1.62%) Dell Certification
13 3 (1.62%) MCSA
14 2 (1.08%) PMP
14 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
14 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.35%) SLA
2 7 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.08%) BS15000
5 1 (0.54%) COBIT
5 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 29 (15.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.78%) iptables
4 3 (1.62%) Docker
5 2 (1.08%) KVM
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.08%) vSphere
5 2 (1.08%) XenApp
5 2 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.08%) Samba
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) NFS
6 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.54%) XenServer
6 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) Xen
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.78%) HAProxy
2 6 (3.24%) SCOM
3 4 (2.16%) SCCM
4 3 (1.62%) OVSD
4 3 (1.62%) Control-M
4 3 (1.62%) Pacemaker
5 2 (1.08%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.08%) Ansible
5 2 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.08%) OpenView
5 2 (1.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.54%) WSUS
6 1 (0.54%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.54%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (23.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.11%) HP
3 14 (7.57%) VMware
4 13 (7.03%) Cisco
4 13 (7.03%) Oracle
5 9 (4.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.32%) SAP
6 8 (4.32%) Citrix
7 7 (3.78%) Dell
7 7 (3.78%) IBM
7 7 (3.78%) NetApp
7 7 (3.78%) Remedy
8 6 (3.24%) F5
9 4 (2.16%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.16%) hybris
9 4 (2.16%) BMC
9 4 (2.16%) Juniper
10 3 (1.62%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.62%) Sun
10 3 (1.62%) Nokia
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