The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 39 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.35% 1.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 6.67% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £425 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -46.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -43.18% -7.36%  

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 Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 68 60 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 22.97% 17.09% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 42
Median daily rate £331 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.18% +22.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.18 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £111.25 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Cambridge

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Cambridge

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management