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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing ITIL 13 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.22% 12.50% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 15.65% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 0
Average daily rate £338 £416 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
ITIL
Northamptonshire

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
187 230 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 89.47% 79.86% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 142 92
Average daily rate £413 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) Service Management
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Service Design
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 3 (13.04%) MS Office
6 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) VBA
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
6 3 (13.04%) Simulink
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) Simulink
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
1 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Service Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Service Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Service Management
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 5 (21.74%) Service Design
3 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) ITSM
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) VB.NET
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
3 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB
3 3 (13.04%) VB6
3 3 (13.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) MCSA
5 2 (8.70%) MCSE
6 1 (4.35%) APMP
6 1 (4.35%) CCDA
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
6 1 (4.35%) HND
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSD
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OVSD
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp