The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Wolverhampton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 17.91% 6.90% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.34% 11.76% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +14.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 88.06% 58.62% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.16% +37.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £350 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £155.00 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1723.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
West Midlands

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 17 April 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 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSL
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) BMC
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) ITSM
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) XML Schema
2 4 (28.57%) VBA
2 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) COBIT
4 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSL
2 4 (28.57%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) ITSM
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
1 5 (35.71%) BMC
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy
1 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft