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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 63 50
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 7 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.10% 0.88% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% 3.98% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £325 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% +71.05%  
10th Percentile £306 £243 £115
90th Percentile £475 £338 £465
West Midlands median daily rate £445 £325 £201
% change year-on-year +36.92% +61.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -52.00% +16.27%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 88 176 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 13.88% 22.00% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 327 278
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
10th Percentile £300 £263 £280
90th Percentile £500 £575 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £388 £345
% change year-on-year +6.45% +12.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -3.84%  
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £38.75 £30.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £18.28 £29.00
% change year-on-year -8.34% -36.98%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Service Design
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) PMP
6 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (14.29%) Document Management
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) WebEx
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) Unix

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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) WebEx
1 2 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Application Portfolio Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Release Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Service Design
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Document Management
6 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 3 (21.43%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MOS
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Equitrac
2 1 (7.14%) HP