The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Peterborough 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 31 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.56% 1.52% 2.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.50% 10.00% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £250 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-17.10% +19.30%
Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.51% 15.15% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 18
Average daily rate £328 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.53% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £363 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £112.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.77% +542.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
ITIL Certification
Cambridgeshire

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCSA
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Mercator
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Design Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) MCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Mercator
1 3 (60.00%) VMware