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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.69% 9.09% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 12.50% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
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£325 £425 £103
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +314.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
204 208 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 68.23% 72.73% 77.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 98 104
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.90 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +3 14 £325 -16.77% 3
Hinckley - 1 £240 -
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) MS Office
4 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 6 (23.08%) Line Management
4 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (19.23%) CMDB
5 5 (19.23%) V-Model
5 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
5 5 (19.23%) JIRA
5 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) TickIT
5 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
5 5 (19.23%) UML
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Remedy
6 4 (15.38%) UNIX
6 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Life Science
6 4 (15.38%) Change Control
6 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Release Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Configuration Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Service Improvement Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Service Improvement Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) CMDB
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Life Science
3 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
4 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) MVS
3 3 (11.54%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (34.62%) Service Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Line Management
4 5 (19.23%) UML
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) V-Model
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) ITSM
8 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Logistics
8 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO 9001
1 5 (19.23%) TickIT
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) MAINVIEW
1 3 (11.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Remedy
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Intel
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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