The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 23 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.54% 3.96% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.70% 4.71% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 170 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 83.11% 84.16% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 127 34
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £45.43 £12.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.58% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £24.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Luton

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 18 (47.37%) Service Delivery
2 16 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
5 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (18.42%) VMware
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (15.79%) Windows
7 6 (15.79%) Service Management
7 6 (15.79%) Change Management
8 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco
9 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
9 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.89%) SLA
10 3 (7.89%) WAN
10 3 (7.89%) Middleware
10 3 (7.89%) SAN
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (5.26%) TickIT
11 2 (5.26%) CMMI

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.63%) TeleForm
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) ADSL
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Analyst
2 17 (44.74%) Service Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Service Transition Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Service Design Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Planning Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Service Delivery
2 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (15.79%) Service Management
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
5 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) CMMI
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Document Management
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.63%) Information Management
8 1 (2.63%) Workflow
8 1 (2.63%) Migration
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VBScript
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) TickIT
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Mitel
5 1 (2.63%) Northgate
5 1 (2.63%) RightFax
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Metastorm
5 1 (2.63%) OpenText
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) EMC