The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.17% 5.37% 9.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 7.66% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Median daily rate £300 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £276 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.62%
ITIL
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 209 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 67.08% 70.13% 73.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 119 99
Median daily rate £375 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £10.25 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -2 6 £400 +23.07%
Hinckley +2 2 £283 +17.70% 1
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) V-Model
4 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
5 7 (20.00%) Release Management
5 7 (20.00%) Remedy
6 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.14%) TickIT
6 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
6 6 (17.14%) UML
6 6 (17.14%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
6 6 (17.14%) JIRA
6 6 (17.14%) CMDB
6 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.29%) High Availability
7 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) IBM
8 4 (11.43%) SAN
8 4 (11.43%) NetApp
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.43%) Incident Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) JIRA
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) Asset and Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Asset Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Configuration Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) CMDB
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (22.86%) V-Model
1 8 (22.86%) Waterfall
2 7 (20.00%) Release Management
3 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.14%) UML
4 5 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) Server Building
7 2 (5.71%) Software Audit
7 2 (5.71%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO 9001
1 6 (17.14%) TickIT
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Remedy
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
4 4 (11.43%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.71%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) LANDesk