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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.40% 2.25% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.80% 2.81% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £406 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £12.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.14% +27.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -12.69%
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
373 285 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.70% 80.06% 68.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 176 98
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.17 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £12.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £18.25 £14.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +19 36 £400 - 4
Wellingborough - - - -
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (41.89%) Service Management
2 24 (32.43%) MS Office
3 23 (31.08%) Windows
4 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
5 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
6 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
6 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 17 (22.97%) ITSM
8 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (20.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
9 15 (20.27%) C
10 14 (18.92%) Linux
11 13 (17.57%) SLA
12 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
12 11 (14.86%) Java
13 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
13 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
13 9 (12.16%) CentOS
13 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
14 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
15 7 (9.46%) Finance
15 7 (9.46%) Clustering
15 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
15 7 (9.46%) NHS
15 7 (9.46%) Crystal Reports
15 7 (9.46%) ITIL V3
15 7 (9.46%) HAProxy
15 7 (9.46%) iptables
16 6 (8.11%) LANDesk

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (32.43%) MS Office
2 20 (27.03%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) PaaS
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) WAN
1 4 (5.41%) Network Security
2 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) LAN
3 2 (2.70%) SNMP
3 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.35%) VoIP
4 1 (1.35%) SMTP
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) MPLS
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JUnit
2 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Service Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (17.57%) Service Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (9.46%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (8.11%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Transition Manager
8 5 (6.76%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Incident Manager
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.05%) Deployment Engineer
11 2 (2.70%) Network Architect
11 2 (2.70%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) J2EE
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.27%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.46%) Clustering
3 7 (9.46%) NHS
4 3 (4.05%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 9 (12.16%) CentOS
3 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.76%) UNIX
5 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
6 1 (1.35%) HPUX
6 1 (1.35%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Service Management
2 17 (22.97%) ITSM
3 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.46%) ITIL V3
5 6 (8.11%) Project Management
5 6 (8.11%) Change Management
5 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.11%) Workflow
5 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.41%) DevOps
7 3 (4.05%) Budget Control
7 3 (4.05%) PRINCE
7 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.70%) Scrum
8 2 (2.70%) Matrix Management
8 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) C
2 11 (14.86%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.70%) VBScript
4 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (10.81%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.70%) PMP
6 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.35%) Dell Certification
7 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) BS15000
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) iptables
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) Docker
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) HAProxy
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
3 3 (4.05%) OVSD
3 3 (4.05%) Pacemaker
4 2 (2.70%) Ansible
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.70%) Control-M
4 2 (2.70%) SCCM
4 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.70%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.35%) Puppet
5 1 (1.35%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.11%) LANDesk
3 6 (8.11%) NetApp
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco
5 4 (5.41%) HP
5 4 (5.41%) Dell
5 4 (5.41%) hybris
5 4 (5.41%) VMware
6 3 (4.05%) Google
6 3 (4.05%) Remedy
7 2 (2.70%) Oracle
7 2 (2.70%) BMC
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Adobe
8 1 (1.35%) Sun
8 1 (1.35%) Perforce
8 1 (1.35%) F5
8 1 (1.35%) Dell KACE