The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 15 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.05% 9.09% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 11.11% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Median daily rate £366 £220 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.47% +25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.10%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 72 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.13% 81.82% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 59
Median daily rate £400 £425 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.60 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (22.22%) Mimecast
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) CISA
5 2 (11.11%) CISM
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Mimecast
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (11.11%) French Language
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Rollout Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Rollout Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 2 (11.11%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CISA
1 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) CRISC
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) IISP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) KVM
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Intel Security
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) BT