The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 19 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.88% 2.86% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.39% 3.61% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£391 £256 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.39% -19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £131 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £381 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.95 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +16.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 83 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 61.25% 79.05% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 28
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 10
Average hourly rate £21.00 £9.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -74.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £9.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
Leicestershire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2014, 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 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.86%) Migration
7 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) ERP
7 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
8 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (20.00%) SLA
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Remedy
9 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
9 6 (17.14%) MS Office
10 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) Citrix
10 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.29%) ITSM
10 5 (14.29%) AS400
11 4 (11.43%) Office 365
11 4 (11.43%) Service Management
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (8.57%) Change Management
12 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) IPsec
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.86%) LDAP
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Support Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Support Technician
4 9 (25.71%) IT Support Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) IT Support
5 7 (20.00%) Administrator
5 7 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) IT Administrator
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Support
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (14.29%) AS400
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ERP
1 8 (22.86%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (14.29%) ITSM
3 4 (11.43%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) IT Governance
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
2 2 (5.71%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Remedy
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.86%) IronPort
5 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.86%) RightFax
5 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) EMC