The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 38 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.24% 4.01% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.35% 5.15% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 3
Average daily rate
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£393 £420 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +52.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.69
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -12.37%
ITIL
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 233 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.61% 77.93% 66.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 140 87
Average daily rate £420 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £16.75 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.30 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.17 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +10 27 £393 +57.00% 6
Wellingborough - - - -
Corby - - - -
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 22 (34.38%) MS Office
3 19 (29.69%) Service Management
4 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
4 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 14 (21.88%) C
5 14 (21.88%) Windows 7
5 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
6 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
6 13 (20.31%) ITSM
7 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 12 (18.75%) Linux
8 11 (17.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (17.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
9 10 (15.63%) Java
10 9 (14.06%) SLA
11 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (12.50%) Dell
11 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (12.50%) NHS
12 7 (10.94%) CentOS
13 6 (9.38%) HAProxy
13 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
13 6 (9.38%) Finance
13 6 (9.38%) Clustering
13 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.38%) Project Management
13 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Office
2 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (1.56%) DNS
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) MySQL
1 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) JUnit
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.81%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Service Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (14.06%) Service Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Deskside Support
8 4 (6.25%) Deskside Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Deskside Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) J2EE
1 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 8 (12.50%) NHS
4 6 (9.38%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Open Source
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Informatics
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 12 (18.75%) Linux
4 7 (10.94%) CentOS
5 6 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.81%) UNIX
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.56%) AIX
8 1 (1.56%) HPUX
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Service Management
2 13 (20.31%) ITSM
3 11 (17.19%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.38%) Project Management
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
7 3 (4.69%) Change Management
7 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.69%) Budget Control
7 3 (4.69%) DevOps
8 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.13%) People Management
8 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) C
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) SQL
4 2 (3.13%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.56%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) REXX
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
1 13 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Dell Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (3.13%) PMP
6 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.13%) MCP
6 2 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) MCSA
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) BS15000
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) Docker
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) HAProxy
2 4 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) Control-M
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) OVSD
4 1 (1.56%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Dell
3 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 4 (6.25%) hybris
5 4 (6.25%) NetApp
6 3 (4.69%) Remedy
6 3 (4.69%) VMware
7 2 (3.13%) Google
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) Citrix
7 2 (3.13%) BMC
8 1 (1.56%) IBM
8 1 (1.56%) Adobe
8 1 (1.56%) Sun
8 1 (1.56%) HP
8 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.56%) Perforce
8 1 (1.56%) Dell KACE