The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.05% 4.32% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 5.13% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Median daily rate £325 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £390 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £436 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
ITIL
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 156 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 88.32% 84.32% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 90 119
Median daily rate £425 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) BMC
4 2 (15.38%) CA
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (15.38%) CMDB
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Design Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Sage 500 Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) ODBC
3 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) CMDB
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCDBA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) BMC
1 2 (15.38%) CA
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Siemens
2 1 (7.69%) Sophos