The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Middlesex region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 25 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.05% 0.99% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.94% 4.44% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £305 - £435
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 - £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 - £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +57.30%
Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
72 45 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.51% 22.17% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 50
Average daily rate £450 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £188 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +102.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
ITIL Certification
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) IBM

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Manager
1 2 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Nortel
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
1 2 (22.22%) BMC
1 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy
1 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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