The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / East of England
Rank 116 84 103
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 9 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 1.65% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 8.76% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
403 445 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.97% 18.87% 16.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 221 205
Median daily rate £375 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 69 41
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +131.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -7 5 £400 +23.07% 1
Essex -3 2 £450 +5.88%
Bedfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire -9 1 - - 2
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Service Design
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.76%) MCSA
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) Legal
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Reinsurance
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Design
6 2 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.88%) Image Processing
7 1 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSA
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Nortel
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Siemens
3 1 (5.88%) VMware