The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 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
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 22 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.73% 1.61% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 2.04% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 18
Average daily rate £388 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £363 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +2.36%
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
118 147 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.73% 79.03% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 100 90
Average daily rate £363 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £32.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) FMCG
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) MBA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL
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 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) JasperReports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AccuRev
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) DbUnit
1 1 (7.14%) EasyMock
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
1 1 (7.14%) HttpUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Protractor
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Service Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Business Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Client Relationship Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Client Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Service Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (7.14%) GWT
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) ICEfaces
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) JDO
1 1 (7.14%) JMS
1 1 (7.14%) JPA
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) JSF
1 1 (7.14%) JTA
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) RichFaces
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
1 1 (7.14%) Struts2
1 1 (7.14%) XHTML
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Memory Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Northgate
2 1 (7.14%) Orchard
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware