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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.39% 7.93% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 10.22% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
Average daily rate
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£163 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +58.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.88%
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
196 225 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.99% 77.59% 73.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 98 49
Average daily rate £333 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 34 43
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Leicester -6 5 £215 -50.14% 6
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - - 1
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (18.52%) Middleware
4 5 (18.52%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.81%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.11%) MS Office
6 3 (11.11%) PVCS
6 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (11.11%) Servlets
6 3 (11.11%) UNIX
6 3 (11.11%) Ant
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) CORBA
6 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
6 3 (11.11%) Smalltalk

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.70%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) ClearCase
2 3 (11.11%) Ant
2 3 (11.11%) PVCS
2 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Middleware Team Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Team Leader
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) Servlets
2 3 (11.11%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) iSeries
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 3 (11.11%) OOP
2 3 (11.11%) OO
2 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) System Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Smalltalk
4 2 (7.41%) REXX
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Certification
4 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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