The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.53% 2.91% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 3.70% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £200 £550 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +51.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -5.25%
ITIL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 135 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.47% 78.49% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 56 48
Median daily rate £500 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £640 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
1 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Internet

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Manager
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Process Manager
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Process Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Transition Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Transition Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft