Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 25 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 72 84 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.04% 6.13% 10.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 7.37% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 52 68
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £250 £163 £131
90th Percentile £538 £500 £459
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -3.28% +22.00%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.25 £24.35 £16.70
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +22.22%

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 1,026 1,140 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 86.07% 83.21% 83.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 582 463
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £215 £240
90th Percentile £588 £549 £525
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 111 83
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.67% +7.14% +94.44%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £49.00 £49.75 £47.15
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -41.67% +11.11% +8.40%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Cambridgeshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 20 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 42 £436 +45.42% 8
Peterborough -2 25 £285 +3.64% 12
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 26 (36.11%) Incident Management
3 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.00%) Cisco
5 17 (23.61%) Service Delivery
6 14 (19.44%) Service Management
7 13 (18.06%) Change Management
7 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (18.06%) ITIL V3
8 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 11 (15.28%) NetApp
9 11 (15.28%) Problem Management
9 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (13.89%) Service Design
10 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
10 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (13.89%) Retail
10 10 (13.89%) WAN
10 10 (13.89%) MCP
11 9 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (11.11%) LAN
12 8 (11.11%) DNS
12 8 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (11.11%) VMware
12 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
13 7 (9.72%) Firewall
13 7 (9.72%) DHCP
13 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared

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 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.39%) IaaS
4 1 (1.39%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) WAN
2 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 8 (11.11%) LAN
3 7 (9.72%) DHCP
3 7 (9.72%) Firewall
4 5 (6.94%) VoIP
5 4 (5.56%) Wireless
6 3 (4.17%) Broadband
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.78%) HTTP
7 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.39%) Network Security
8 1 (1.39%) SAN
8 1 (1.39%) SSL
8 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) GitLab
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.78%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Analyst
2 15 (20.83%) Service Analyst
3 13 (18.06%) Administrator
3 13 (18.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.72%) Service Design Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Network Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Technical Services Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Major Incident Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) COM
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
1 2 (2.78%) OAuth
1 2 (2.78%) SAML
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.39%) Ajax
2 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.39%) CSS
2 1 (1.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) ODBC
2 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (8.33%) CMDB
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) iPhone
5 2 (2.78%) PKI
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.39%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.39%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) Unix
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) Incident Management
2 17 (23.61%) Service Delivery
3 14 (19.44%) Service Management
4 13 (18.06%) Change Management
4 13 (18.06%) ITIL V3
5 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.28%) Problem Management
6 11 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (13.89%) Mathematics
7 10 (13.89%) Service Design
8 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.94%) Information Security
9 5 (6.94%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (6.94%) Validation
10 4 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (5.56%) Information Security Management
10 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (5.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 4 (5.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.78%) C
2 2 (2.78%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) MCP
2 8 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.17%) Degree
6 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 2 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) CCNP
7 1 (1.39%) CCSE
7 1 (1.39%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CISM
7 1 (1.39%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) Def Stans
2 2 (2.78%) GxP
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.78%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.78%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) Cisco
3 11 (15.28%) NetApp
4 8 (11.11%) VMware
5 7 (9.72%) ServiceNow
6 5 (6.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.56%) HP
7 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 4 (5.56%) Remedy
8 3 (4.17%) Avaya
8 3 (4.17%) Citrix
8 3 (4.17%) ShoreTel
9 2 (2.78%) Arista
9 2 (2.78%) Dell
9 2 (2.78%) F5
9 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.78%) IBM
9 2 (2.78%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.39%) Polycom
10 1 (1.39%) RedGate