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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 95 95 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.17% 5.61% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £256 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £7.50 - £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.04%
ITIL Certification
England

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
460 285 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.89% 13.50% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 156 189
Average daily rate £334 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 25
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.69 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% -17.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.78 £30.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Birmingham -2 9 £425 +41.66% 3
Coventry -4 5 £175 -42.62%
Warwickshire -4 5 £400 +14.28%
Shropshire - 5 £450 - 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £369 -
Staffordshire - - - - 3
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 65 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (40.00%) Project Management
3 21 (32.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (29.23%) MS Office
6 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
6 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
7 16 (24.62%) Degree
8 15 (23.08%) Windows
9 13 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (18.46%) Service Management
10 12 (18.46%) Finance
11 11 (16.92%) SQL
11 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.92%) QA
11 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
12 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
12 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
13 8 (12.31%) Six Sigma
13 8 (12.31%) Banking
13 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
14 7 (10.77%) Performance Management
14 7 (10.77%) Statistics
14 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (10.77%) ITSM
14 7 (10.77%) PMI
14 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
14 7 (10.77%) LAN

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (29.23%) MS Office
2 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
3 8 (12.31%) MS Visio
4 7 (10.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) LAN
1 7 (10.77%) WAN
2 4 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) DHCP
4 2 (3.08%) 3G
4 2 (3.08%) 2G
4 2 (3.08%) LTE
5 1 (1.54%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.54%) QlikView
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Front Office
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Service Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Technician
5 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 5 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
5 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 5 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Head of Technology
7 3 (4.62%) Incident Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) Statistics
4 7 (10.77%) PMI
5 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.54%) FMCG
6 1 (1.54%) CMDB
6 1 (1.54%) Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (40.00%) Project Management
3 21 (32.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
4 18 (27.69%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.46%) Service Management
6 8 (12.31%) Six Sigma
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.77%) Performance Management
7 7 (10.77%) ITSM
8 6 (9.23%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
8 6 (9.23%) Data Entry
8 6 (9.23%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) Release Management
10 4 (6.15%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (6.15%) Incident Management
10 4 (6.15%) E-Discovery
10 4 (6.15%) Line Management
11 3 (4.62%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.92%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) VBA
3 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.54%) Jython
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
4 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.62%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) HND
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCIE
6 1 (1.54%) CCNP
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
2 6 (9.23%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Sybase
3 3 (4.62%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) BT
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) Symantec
5 1 (1.54%) Sophos
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £427.50 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago