Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 76 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 1.71% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 8.41% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 2
Birmingham median daily rate £313 £325 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +7.00% -30.57%
10th Percentile £267 £203 £207
90th Percentile £406 £378 £403
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £325 £401
% change year-on-year -3.85% -19.00% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 £14.71 £21.50
% change year-on-year -25.23% -31.57% +72.00%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 266 309 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.68% 20.32% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 187 161
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £235 £250 £179
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% -43.95% +112.16%
10th Percentile £13.85 £18.15 £9.91
90th Percentile £37.25 £25.00 £49.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +46.23%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Birmingham

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) PMP
4 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) WLAN
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) WLAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
5 1 (7.14%) HP Storage
5 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Document Management
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
1 5 (35.71%) PMP
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (7.14%) CCENT
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) BMC
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Remedy
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) VMware