The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.90% 4.26% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 6.02% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate £220 £160 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £160 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £172 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
ITIL
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 133 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 70.74% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 75
Average daily rate £403 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
Ipswich +15 8 £220 +25.71% 1
Beccles - 1 £103 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) NHS
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (8.00%) McAfee
7 2 (8.00%) ECDL
7 2 (8.00%) MS Office
7 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Finance
7 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) MCDST
8 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.00%) Office 365
8 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Office Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Business Change Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Procurement Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Procurement Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (4.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ECDL
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCDST
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) McAfee
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus
3 1 (4.00%) Panasonic
3 1 (4.00%) Sophos
3 1 (4.00%) VMware