The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 23 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 Midlands 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 26 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.96% - 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.32% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +49.81%
Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.50% 12.57% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 18
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) MBA
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MBA
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA