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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 25 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.47% 11.33% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 15.60% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
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
111 109 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 68.52% 72.67% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 55 49
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) V-Model
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (30.00%) TickIT
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Release Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) V-Model
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (30.00%) TickIT
2 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware