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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 25 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.06% 2.45% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.23% 3.03% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
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£350 £273 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% -17.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.51 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.80%
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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
189 165 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 68.48% 80.88% 83.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 109 55
Average daily rate £450 £408 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 33 (56.90%) Service Management
2 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
3 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
4 22 (37.93%) DV Cleared
5 16 (27.59%) MS Office
5 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 14 (24.14%) Linux
7 13 (22.41%) ITSM
7 13 (22.41%) Windows
7 13 (22.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (20.69%) Finance
9 11 (18.97%) HP
9 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (18.97%) CentOS
10 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
10 10 (17.24%) NetApp
10 10 (17.24%) OVSD
11 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (13.79%) Coaching
12 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
12 8 (13.79%) Cisco
12 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
12 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
12 8 (13.79%) VMware
13 7 (12.07%) SLA
13 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
13 7 (12.07%) Change Control
14 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Office
2 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.72%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) BIG-IP
1 6 (10.34%) iSCSI
2 3 (5.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
3 2 (3.45%) SNMP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.72%) ProC
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Military
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Service Manager
2 10 (17.24%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Team Leader
6 6 (10.34%) Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Transition Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 5 (8.62%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (6.90%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Incident Manager
8 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.62%) Clustering
4 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 11 (18.97%) CentOS
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.34%) Ubuntu
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.90%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) AIX
6 1 (1.72%) HPUX
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (56.90%) Service Management
2 13 (22.41%) ITSM
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.79%) Coaching
5 7 (12.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (12.07%) Change Control
6 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management
6 6 (10.34%) Change Management
7 5 (8.62%) Workflow
7 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.17%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.17%) Open Source
9 3 (5.17%) DevOps
9 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) C
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) REXX
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
3 22 (37.93%) DV Cleared
4 13 (22.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) BS15000
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) COBIT
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) NFS
4 5 (8.62%) iptables
5 3 (5.17%) Docker
6 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) OVSD
2 5 (8.62%) HAProxy
3 3 (5.17%) Pacemaker
3 3 (5.17%) SCOM
4 2 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (3.45%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.72%) Control-M
5 1 (1.72%) Ansible
5 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.72%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.72%) Puppet
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) HP
3 10 (17.24%) NetApp
4 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco
5 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.34%) F5
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle
6 5 (8.62%) LANDesk
7 3 (5.17%) Google
8 2 (3.45%) Remedy
8 2 (3.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.72%) BMC
9 1 (1.72%) Informatica
9 1 (1.72%) IBM
9 1 (1.72%) Sun
9 1 (1.72%) Perforce
9 1 (1.72%) Lumension