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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 16 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.25% 7.80% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 9.17% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £260 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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
103 120 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.47% 85.11% 84.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 106
Median daily rate £400 £381 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017, 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 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Healthcare Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Healthcare Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Risk Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Design Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) ODBC
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (25.00%) Service Management
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) PLM
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Siemens
2 1 (8.33%) Sophos
2 1 (8.33%) VMware