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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 9.52% 2.99% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.31% 4.30% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £220 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £175 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +2.36%
ITIL
Suffolk

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
65 93 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.38% 69.40% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 55
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.00 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) SLA
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) MS Project
7 1 (6.25%) MS Office
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
7 1 (6.25%) SCCM
7 1 (6.25%) SCOM
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Change Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Procurement Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Procurement Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Office Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
3 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
3 1 (6.25%) VMware