The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL V3 skills 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 V3 over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 107 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.32% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £33.28
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1752 1206 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.21% 65.05% 67.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 602 738
Average daily rate £370 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 58 63
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +55.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.33 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.54 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the West Midlands region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the West Midlands region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
(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
Birmingham - 3 £650 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £313 -
Worcestershire - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2
Solihull - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Password Management
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) CMDB
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Release Management
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) MS Office
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) MCSA
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
1 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
1 3 (15.79%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Password Management
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.26%) F5
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: 450 to 500 per day GBP
Posted: 10 hours ago