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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.53% 2.22% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.90% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £525 £400 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £383 £466
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £470 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +8.19%
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
95 138 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.52% 76.67% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 47
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) VMware

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware