The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 24 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.38% 0.54% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 3.57% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
ITIL Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.89% 15.05% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 34
Average daily rate £431 £572 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.60% +23.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £374 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £572 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) FMCG
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) MBA

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MBA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) VMware