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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 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.

ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 8 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 114 65 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.20% 11.97% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.15% 14.64% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 23
10th Percentile £135 £138 £125
25th Percentile £193 £142 £214
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £225 £185 £425
Median % change year-on-year +21.62% -56.47% +10.75%
75th Percentile £385 £338 £500
90th Percentile £488 £462 £525
East of England median daily rate £375 £190 £350
% change year-on-year +97.37% -45.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 24 2
10th Percentile - - £13.67
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.76
Median hourly rate £13.66 £13.50 £14.05
Median % change year-on-year +1.19% -3.91% +12.40%
75th Percentile £15.75 £15.13 £14.46
90th Percentile - £15.50 £14.64
East of England median hourly rate £13.66 £13.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +1.19% -65.61% +214.00%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 628 444 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 78.21% 81.77% 88.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 259 270
10th Percentile £213 £164 £299
25th Percentile £345 £300 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £410 £475
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% -13.68% +5.56%
75th Percentile £550 £500 £550
90th Percentile £675 £578 £625
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 104 26
10th Percentile £13.25 - £12.09
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £13.70
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -11.11% -7.35%
75th Percentile £22.00 £18.75 £20.94
90th Percentile £34.50 £22.50 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £18.44 £22.82
% change year-on-year +30.17% -19.20% +30.40%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ITIL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough -2 101 £200 +22.14% 13
Cambridge -8 8 £425 +78.95% 4
Huntingdon - 4 £225 - 1
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 73 (64.04%) Social Skills
2 70 (61.40%) Incident Management
3 47 (41.23%) MCP
4 43 (37.72%) Service Delivery
4 43 (37.72%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (37.72%) Microsoft 365
5 32 (28.07%) Mathematics
5 32 (28.07%) Problem Management
6 30 (26.32%) Citrix
7 29 (25.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (23.68%) ServiceNow
9 26 (22.81%) A+ Certification
9 26 (22.81%) Wi-Fi
9 26 (22.81%) Retail
10 25 (21.93%) ITSM
10 25 (21.93%) MCSA
11 22 (19.30%) SLA
12 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
13 17 (14.91%) CCNA
13 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
13 17 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (13.16%) Service Management
14 15 (13.16%) Windows
14 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (12.28%) Time Management
16 12 (10.53%) Cisco
17 11 (9.65%) Change Management
18 10 (8.77%) NetApp
19 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
20 7 (6.14%) Major Incident Management

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.75%) Drupal
3 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (37.72%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (6.14%) AWS
2 7 (6.14%) Azure
3 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.88%) Route 53
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.81%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.63%) DHCP
2 3 (2.63%) DNS
2 3 (2.63%) Skype
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.75%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
4 1 (0.88%) WAN
4 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.88%) Power BI
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 73 (64.04%) Social Skills
2 26 (22.81%) Retail
3 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) German Language
5 3 (2.63%) Hungarian Language
5 3 (2.63%) Lithuanian Language
5 3 (2.63%) Polish Language
5 3 (2.63%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.75%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Finance
7 1 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.88%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 86 (75.44%) Analyst
2 72 (63.16%) Service Analyst
3 71 (62.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 36 (31.58%) Call Centre Analyst
4 36 (31.58%) Customer Analyst
5 12 (10.53%) Service Desk Agent
6 5 (4.39%) Change Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Incident Manager
7 4 (3.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Change Management Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (3.51%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) ITIL Change Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Major Incident Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) Major Incident Manager
7 4 (3.51%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (2.63%) IT Analyst
8 3 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) .NET
1 1 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (0.88%) PKI
2 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2016
3 4 (3.51%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Incident Management
2 43 (37.72%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (37.72%) Service Delivery
3 32 (28.07%) Mathematics
3 32 (28.07%) Problem Management
4 25 (21.93%) ITSM
5 15 (13.16%) Service Management
6 14 (12.28%) Time Management
7 11 (9.65%) Change Management
8 7 (6.14%) Major Incident Management
9 6 (5.26%) Agile
9 6 (5.26%) Innovative Thinking
10 5 (4.39%) Project Management
11 4 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.51%) DevOps
11 4 (3.51%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (3.51%) Migration
11 4 (3.51%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
12 3 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.63%) SQL
3 2 (1.75%) VBScript
4 1 (0.88%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.88%) Perl
4 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.88%) Python
4 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (41.23%) MCP
2 29 (25.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (22.81%) A+ Certification
4 25 (21.93%) MCSA
5 17 (14.91%) CCNA
5 17 (14.91%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (5.26%) Degree
8 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.75%) MCTS
10 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.88%) CCA
11 1 (0.88%) CCNP
11 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.88%) MCITP
11 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.30%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.75%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.88%) Grafana
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.88%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Citrix
2 27 (23.68%) ServiceNow
3 20 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.53%) Cisco
5 10 (8.77%) NetApp
6 6 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.88%) CloudEndure
7 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.88%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.88%) Meraki
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle
7 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.88%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds