Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 September 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 21 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 +20 -22
Contract jobs citing ITIL 79 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.42% 6.75% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 8.15% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 28
Coventry median daily rate £385 £264 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -28.16% +11.36%
10th Percentile £142 £106 £261
90th Percentile £486 £473 £454
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.86% - +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 6
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.50 £12.88
90th Percentile £16.00 £16.40 £20.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% -11.76%

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 704 552 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.91% 82.76% 87.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 372 556
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £300
90th Percentile £575 £533 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 19
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £40.75 £41.50 £39.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -31.82% +22.22% -18.18%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Coventry

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Coventry

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Coventry

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Coventry

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 33 (41.77%) ITIL V3
2 32 (40.51%) Windows
3 25 (31.65%) Active Directory
4 18 (22.78%) Service Management
5 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (17.72%) ITSM
7 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (16.46%) ServiceNow
8 11 (13.92%) Service Design
9 10 (12.66%) SLA
10 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (11.39%) Finance
11 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
12 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (7.59%) Project Management
12 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.59%) CRM
12 6 (7.59%) VMware
12 6 (7.59%) Advertising
13 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
13 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (6.33%) Citrix
13 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
13 5 (6.33%) iPad
13 5 (6.33%) SCCM
14 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (5.06%) Decision-Making
14 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (5.06%) Strategic Thinking

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) SAN
1 4 (5.06%) VPN
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Service Analyst
3 16 (20.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) Service Manager
5 12 (15.19%) Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) IT Manager
7 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) IT Services Manager
8 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Service Assurance Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Help Desk Support
11 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) ITIL Service Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) LDAP
1 2 (2.53%) SOAP
1 2 (2.53%) XML
1 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) iPad
2 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) ITIL V3
2 18 (22.78%) Service Management
3 14 (17.72%) ITSM
3 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.92%) Service Design
6 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.59%) CRM
7 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.06%) Decision-Making
9 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.06%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.06%) Strategic Thinking
9 4 (5.06%) Workflow
10 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.80%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (3.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) C#
2 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.27%) C
3 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.80%) CCNP
3 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CEH
5 1 (1.27%) CISM
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMP
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.80%) GDPR
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 25 (31.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) ServiceNow
3 6 (7.59%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) NetApp
6 1 (1.27%) BMC
6 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle