The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 13 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 5.26% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
Median daily rate £413 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £285 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £490 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +44.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
469 513 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.55% 19.80% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 275 204
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 54
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -4 6 £350 -6.66% 1
Coventry -7 4 £431 -
Warwickshire -1 3 £413 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £425 +41.66%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
4 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (31.03%) PRINCE
4 18 (31.03%) Data Centre
5 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
5 17 (29.31%) Degree
6 16 (27.59%) BICSI Certification
6 16 (27.59%) BICSI RCDD
6 16 (27.59%) Project Management
7 15 (25.86%) Service Management
7 15 (25.86%) DV Cleared
8 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
9 13 (22.41%) Network Design
9 13 (22.41%) LAN
10 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.07%) Change Management
11 7 (12.07%) Finance
11 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
12 6 (10.34%) Scrum
12 6 (10.34%) C
12 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.34%) Cisco
12 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
12 6 (10.34%) HP
12 6 (10.34%) PMP
12 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) LAN
2 5 (8.62%) Network Security
3 4 (6.90%) Firewall
4 3 (5.17%) WLAN
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Service Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Architect
2 5 (8.62%) Network Manager
3 4 (6.90%) Analyst
3 4 (6.90%) Service Architect
4 3 (5.17%) Change Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Incident Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Supplier Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Applications Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Designer
5 2 (3.45%) Developer
5 2 (3.45%) Major Incident Manager
5 2 (3.45%) SAP Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
3 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (31.03%) PRINCE
3 17 (29.31%) PRINCE2
4 16 (27.59%) Project Management
5 15 (25.86%) Service Management
6 14 (24.14%) Mentoring
7 13 (22.41%) Network Design
8 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.62%) Coaching
10 5 (8.62%) Network Management
11 4 (6.90%) ITSM
11 4 (6.90%) Service Design
12 3 (5.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.72%) VB
3 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 20 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 18 (31.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (29.31%) Degree
5 16 (27.59%) BICSI Certification
5 16 (27.59%) BICSI RCDD
6 15 (25.86%) DV Cleared
7 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
7 6 (10.34%) PMP
8 5 (8.62%) CCNA
8 5 (8.62%) CCNP
8 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.72%) MCSA
9 1 (1.72%) MCSE
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) JSP 440
2 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco
2 6 (10.34%) HP
3 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.45%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Remedy