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 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.23% 5.46% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.46% 7.14% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
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£273 £338 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+3.11% -13.15%
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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
201 140 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 73.63% 76.50% 69.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 75 57
Average daily rate £400 £423 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.55% -57.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, 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 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) C
3 9 (33.33%) Service Management
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.93%) ITSM
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) JUnit
8 4 (14.81%) UNIX
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) J2EE
8 4 (14.81%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
8 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) hybris
8 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
9 3 (11.11%) Retail

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (14.81%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.81%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) SMTP
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JUnit
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Service Manager
3 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Manager
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL Service Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Base Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Informatics
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Service Management
2 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 7 (25.93%) ITSM
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C
2 4 (14.81%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) MCP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) Dell KACE
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe