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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.83% 5.42% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 6.67% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £138 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £133 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £348
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 £15.77 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +14.75%
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
269 240 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 73.50% 81.36% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 125 153
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 6 £245 +6.52% 3
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - -
Daventry - - - - 1
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (10.53%) CMDB
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) MS Project
6 2 (10.53%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.53%) MS Access
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Dell Certification
6 2 (10.53%) NHS
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) NFC
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MS Access
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Change Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Release Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Change and Release Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
1 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Project Management
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Release Management
2 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Dell Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISM
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Dell