The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 19 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.59% 5.98% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 8.20% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate
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£150 £725 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-79.31% +104.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.34 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £17.00 £15.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
223 256 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.59% 72.93% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 118 67
Average daily rate £310 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £413 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 39 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth - 7 £150 -
Leicester +1 6 £255 - 3
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (39.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 5 (17.86%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) Ant
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.71%) ClearCase
7 3 (10.71%) Smalltalk
7 3 (10.71%) HTTP
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) PVCS
7 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (10.71%) Servlets
7 3 (10.71%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) CORBA
7 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
7 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
7 3 (10.71%) Line Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (10.71%) Ant
2 3 (10.71%) ClearCase
2 3 (10.71%) PVCS
2 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Team Leader
2 10 (35.71%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Middleware Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Servlets
2 3 (10.71%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
1 3 (10.71%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.57%) AS400
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
2 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) OOP
3 3 (10.71%) OO
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Smalltalk
4 2 (7.14%) REXX
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Intel
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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