The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.08% 3.11% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 3.98% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Average daily rate £275 £270 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £156 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.96 - £17.03
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 - £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.77%
ITIL
West 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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 176 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.38% 78.22% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 116 55
Average daily rate £340 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Average hourly rate £10.96 £16.00 £16.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.53% -1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £25.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stafford - 5 £275 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £310 - 5
Cannock -2 1 - -
ITIL
West Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
6 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
7 1 (6.25%) CMDB
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) CCENT
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.25%) Local Government
7 1 (6.25%) Capita
7 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Document Management
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Improvement Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) DBA Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Environment And Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Release Management
2 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCAA
2 1 (6.25%) CCENT
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £165.00 - £175.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago