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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.81% 4.51% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 5.88% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £250 £310 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £10.61 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.67% -13.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.95% +11.66%
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
161 102 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.40% 76.69% 66.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 73 50
Median daily rate £350 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Median hourly rate £55.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 - 5 £170 - 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £395 -
ITIL
West Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 8 (38.10%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) SLA
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Wiki
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Clustering
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
5 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365
5 2 (9.52%) Ansible
5 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle ZFS

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Environment And Release Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management Support
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior ICT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Wiki
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Solaris
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (4.76%) Service Design
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Veritas
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.76%) MEDITECH
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) VMware