The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.52% 3.55% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 5.38% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Average daily rate £388 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £166 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
ITIL
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 93 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 74.23% 65.96% 76.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 62 45
Average daily rate £335 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £20.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Leicester region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Leicester region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (50.00%) MS Office
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (41.67%) JIRA
3 10 (41.67%) V-Model
3 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 10 (41.67%) High Availability
3 10 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (41.67%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
3 10 (41.67%) TickIT
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (25.00%) Life Science
5 6 (25.00%) CMDB
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
1 10 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.17%) Capybara
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 8 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Release Manager
3 2 (8.33%) MVS Operator
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Release Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Unix Operator
4 1 (4.17%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.17%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) CMDB
2 6 (25.00%) Life Science
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) MVS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) High Availability
2 10 (41.67%) UML
2 10 (41.67%) V-Model
2 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Cash Management
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO 9001
1 10 (41.67%) TickIT
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Control-M
2 1 (4.17%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
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