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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.90% - 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% - 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Average daily rate
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£175 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 - £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +13.82%
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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
108 57 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 78.26% 70.37% 67.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 44 100
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
6 1 (10.00%) DSDM
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Sophos
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Open Workbench
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) DSDM
1 1 (10.00%) CRM
1 1 (10.00%) ERP
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Netezza