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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.76% 6.90% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 7.95% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£245 £230 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -26.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £310 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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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
163 151 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 75.12% 86.78% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 60 105
Average daily rate £425 £475 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
1 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Release Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Change and Release Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
1 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS