The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.30% 7.14% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.99% 11.43% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate
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£220 £338 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.81% -19.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.63 £18.30 £17.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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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 Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 66.42% 62.50% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 49 61
Average daily rate £425 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing ITIL 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.

1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) MS Office
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) C
3 9 (29.03%) Service Management
4 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
5 7 (22.58%) ITSM
5 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
5 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
6 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (16.13%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) JUnit
8 4 (12.90%) UNIX
8 4 (12.90%) Java
8 4 (12.90%) J2EE
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
8 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (12.90%) hybris
8 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.68%) Degree

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) JUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Service Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) Service Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Change and Release Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Change Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Release Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Manager
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL Service Manager
8 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Base Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Network Support
8 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Service Management
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
2 7 (22.58%) ITSM
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Release Management
4 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 2 (6.45%) MCP
5 2 (6.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) CCNA
6 1 (3.23%) CISSP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.23%) CISM
6 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) Dell KACE
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) LANDesk