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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.77% 3.26% 9.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.23% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Average daily rate
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£363 £140 £119
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.92% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £156 £252
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +12.39%
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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
75 71 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 70.75% 77.17% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 54 124
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +73.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) CISSP
5 2 (18.18%) CISA
5 2 (18.18%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) CRISC
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) GIAC
5 2 (18.18%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Replication
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
1 2 (18.18%) CISA
1 2 (18.18%) CISM
1 2 (18.18%) CRISC
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos