The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.89% 3.87% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 5.34% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£155 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -12.69%
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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
128 131 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.50% 72.38% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 104 56
Average daily rate £475 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £15.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +64.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
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