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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / Midlands
Rank 17 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.45% 0.76% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 1.10% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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
83 91 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.55% 68.94% 70.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 53 35
Median daily rate £450 £500 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017, 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 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Degree

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 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Major Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware