The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.90% 9.46% 22.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 12.28% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
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£413 £325 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +94.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £369 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.75 £18.20
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.46%
ITIL
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.76% 77.03% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 39
Average daily rate £438 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £296 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Average hourly rate £39.75 £27.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% -15.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £11.78 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £55.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Worcester -2 5 £413 +28.90% 1
Bromsgrove - - - -
Redditch - - - -
ITIL
West Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 6 (46.15%) Local Government
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) NHS
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 6 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 6 (46.15%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Transformation Programme Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Programme Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Programme Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Change Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change and Release Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Release Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) NHS
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
3 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco