The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stafford 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 6.67% 10.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stafford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stafford 46.67% 30.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £340 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.30 £21.29 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.74% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
ITIL
Staffordshire

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Stafford

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Stafford

ITIL
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stafford 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 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stafford 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec