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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.06% 2.84% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 3.82% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£301 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £11.13 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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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
142 157 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 86.06% 74.41% 62.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 128 33
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% +128.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) CMDB
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Clustering
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) MCITP
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Strategic Management
7 1 (8.33%) XenApp
7 1 (8.33%) Business Development

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Web Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) SEO
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft