The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.59% 4.29% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.34% 5.47% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 3
Median daily rate £325 £213 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £142 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £250 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.96 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.96% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+38.70% -2.10%
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
182 128 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.25% 78.53% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 79 60
Median daily rate £325 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.75 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -11.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +2 5 £308 - 5
Stafford +2 3 £325 +18.18% 2
Leek - 3 - -
Lichfield - 1 - -
ITIL
West Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Document Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Clustering
6 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
6 3 (11.11%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Solaris
6 3 (11.11%) MS Office
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (11.11%) SLA
6 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) IaaS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (14.81%) Consultant
1 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Technical Leader
2 3 (11.11%) Environment And Release Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Environment Manager
2 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 3 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Release Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Service Improvement Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Document Management
3 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCAA
5 1 (3.70%) CCENT
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (11.11%) Veritas
5 1 (3.70%) InterSystems
5 1 (3.70%) MEDITECH
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) VMware