The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 7.14% 14.29% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 16.67% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +45.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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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 Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 64.29% 85.71% 67.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 15
Average daily rate £338 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Maidstone

ITIL
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco