The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.25% 4.65% 10.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.80% 12.50% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -52.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.80 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £14.20 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 63.75% 37.21% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 4
Average daily rate £350 £380 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -27.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £23.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -44.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) Mitel
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) PMI
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Telephony Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Security Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
2 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) BPR
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) CCNA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Mitel
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) Websense
3 1 (7.69%) BT
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft