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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.39% 4.35% 16.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.75% 6.15% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate £350 £148 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+136.48% -54.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £129 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £330 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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
61 65 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 77.22% 70.65% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 46
Average daily rate £425 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £148 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £502 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £11.00 £39.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.15% +132.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Worcester +1 4 £165 +11.48%
Redditch - 1 £650 -
ITIL
West Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) CCVP
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) NHS
6 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (11.11%) Intranet
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) CCIE
6 1 (11.11%) AIX

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Infor LN
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCVP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat