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 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 80 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 41 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 0.43% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.21% 3.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £303 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% +101.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-28.20% +2.63%
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
445 292 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.64% 13.83% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 153 197
Average daily rate £330 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £174 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 23
Average hourly rate £26.42 £16.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.26% -14.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.77 £30.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 21 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 August 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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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 +4 12 £425 +41.66% 3
Warwickshire +1 7 £400 +100.00%
Shropshire - 6 £450 -
Coventry -5 5 £163 -46.47% 1
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 3 £369 -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 73 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (38.36%) Project Management
3 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (30.14%) Service Delivery
5 20 (27.40%) MS Office
6 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2
7 17 (23.29%) Finance
8 16 (21.92%) Degree
9 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
9 14 (19.18%) Service Management
10 13 (17.81%) Windows
10 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
12 11 (15.07%) QA
13 10 (13.70%) SQL
14 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
14 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
14 9 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
14 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
15 8 (10.96%) SLA
15 8 (10.96%) Six Sigma
15 8 (10.96%) Banking
15 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
15 8 (10.96%) Performance Management
15 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (9.59%) LAN
16 7 (9.59%) WAN
16 7 (9.59%) PMI
16 7 (9.59%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (27.40%) MS Office
2 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
3 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
3 9 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) LAN
1 7 (9.59%) WAN
2 6 (8.22%) 3G
2 6 (8.22%) 2G
2 6 (8.22%) LTE
3 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.11%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 2 (2.74%) DNS
6 1 (1.37%) Internet
6 1 (1.37%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.37%) QlikView
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.96%) Banking
4 5 (6.85%) Front Office
5 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Local Government
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Project Manager
2 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Support Technician
5 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.85%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Help Desk Technician
5 5 (6.85%) Incident Manager
5 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 5 (6.85%) IT Technician
5 5 (6.85%) Service Desk Technician
6 4 (5.48%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Performance Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Quality Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.11%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) PMI
4 6 (8.22%) Statistics
4 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Equities
5 1 (1.37%) Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.37%) CMDB
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) UNIX
3 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (38.36%) Project Management
3 25 (34.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (30.14%) Service Delivery
5 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2
6 14 (19.18%) Service Management
7 8 (10.96%) Six Sigma
7 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.96%) Performance Management
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Analytics
8 7 (9.59%) ITSM
9 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Data Entry
10 5 (6.85%) Release Management
10 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.48%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.48%) E-Discovery
12 3 (4.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) VBA
3 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.37%) Jython
3 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Degree
2 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.11%) HND
6 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) MCSE
7 1 (1.37%) CCIE
7 1 (1.37%) CCNP
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) QA
2 8 (10.96%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) ServiceNow
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Sybase
5 2 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Citrix
5 2 (2.74%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.37%) BT
6 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
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