The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.95% 3.88% 10.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 5.95% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £400 £325 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £15.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.54% -2.10%
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
108 84 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 71.05% 65.12% 68.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 57 49
Median daily rate £388 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £145 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -36.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £12.65 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.23 £13.85 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) V-Model
3 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
4 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (27.27%) JIRA
4 6 (27.27%) CMDB
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) TickIT
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) UML
4 6 (27.27%) ISO 9001
5 5 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Remedy
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) MCSE
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Configuration Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Release Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Asset and Configuration Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Manager
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Software Asset Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Software Configuration Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Software Release Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.55%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (31.82%) V-Model
1 7 (31.82%) Waterfall
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 6 (27.27%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Server Building
5 2 (9.09%) Software Audit
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) ISO 9001
1 6 (27.27%) TickIT
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp