The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 13 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.32% 8.23% 14.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.98% 9.95% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Average daily rate
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£155 £350 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% +268.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £224 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £152
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £12.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £28.10 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 201 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 73.81% 82.72% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 63 38
Average daily rate £325 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £488 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 10
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.33 £42.00 £94.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) HP
4 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
5 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
6 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
8 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (24.24%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Firewall
8 8 (24.24%) Wireless
9 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
9 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
10 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
11 5 (15.15%) Adobe
11 5 (15.15%) MS Office
11 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (15.15%) Change Control
12 4 (12.12%) Symantec
12 4 (12.12%) McAfee
12 4 (12.12%) MCP
12 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
1 8 (24.24%) Wireless
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Service Analyst
3 13 (39.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 7 (21.21%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
6 5 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Analyst
7 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
7 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) Desktop Technician
9 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
9 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Technician
10 1 (3.03%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (24.24%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Lotus
5 4 (12.12%) Symantec
5 4 (12.12%) McAfee
6 2 (6.06%) QAD
6 2 (6.06%) VMware