The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northamptonshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.01% 3.69% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 5.10% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £206 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.18% +19.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 196 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 77.05% 72.32% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 118 187
Average daily rate £425 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 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 £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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East Midlands

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 24 July 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 24 July 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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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 -5 5 £273 -17.42% 3
Kettering - 1 £300 -
Wellingborough - - - -
Corby - - - -
Daventry - - - -
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) CMDB
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) MS Project
5 2 (11.76%) NHS
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.76%) MS Access
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) CISM
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Client/Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) NFC
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Change Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Release Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Change and Release Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) CMDB
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (17.65%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy
1 1 (5.88%) Avaya