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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.55% 3.16% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 3.85% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £650 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
ITIL
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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
151 130 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.24% 82.28% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 55 50
Median daily rate £500 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) ISO22301
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

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 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) 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
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) Service Design
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
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%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Service 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
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft