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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.89% 3.26% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 3.61% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.75 £18.20
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.46%
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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
164 166 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 91.11% 90.22% 72.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 123 42
Average daily rate £500 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Luton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
4 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) IIS
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (22.73%) Middleware
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.64%) PaaS
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) NHS
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
9 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Web Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Integration Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Major Incident Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Problem Management
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) CMMI
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) TickIT
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco