Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 18 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +23 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL 79 44 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.28% 7.00% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.88% 8.26% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 20
Coventry median daily rate £385 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.00% -2.10% +21.50%
10th Percentile £183 £115 £246
90th Percentile £458 £500 £476
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £368 £365
% change year-on-year +12.24% +0.68% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 1
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +36.36%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £14.50
90th Percentile £20.90 £18.00 £15.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.70% -11.48% -23.75%

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 726 533 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.31% 84.74% 85.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 366 470
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £277 £259 £285
90th Percentile £575 £536 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 16
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +6.33% -4.82%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.58 £12.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.90 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year -26.19% +16.99% -20.22%

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 17 July 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 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 31 (39.24%) ITIL V3
2 30 (37.97%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
4 22 (27.85%) Service Management
5 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.46%) SLA
5 13 (16.46%) Service Design
6 12 (15.19%) Finance
7 11 (13.92%) ITSM
7 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
8 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.66%) SCCM
9 9 (11.39%) ServiceNow
10 8 (10.13%) Supplier Management
11 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (8.86%) Strategic Thinking
12 6 (7.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (7.59%) Citrix
12 6 (7.59%) VPN
12 6 (7.59%) VMware
13 5 (6.33%) Advertising
13 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
13 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
13 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
13 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
14 4 (5.06%) Decision-Making
14 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (5.06%) Problem-Solving

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 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.27%) Confluence
2 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) VPN
2 4 (5.06%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) 802.11
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) DNS
4 1 (1.27%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Data Services
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Service Manager
3 16 (20.25%) Service Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (15.19%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (10.13%) IT Manager
6 8 (10.13%) Service Assurance Manager
7 7 (8.86%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) ITIL Manager
10 3 (3.80%) ITIL Service Manager
10 3 (3.80%) Server Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.53%) Help Desk Support
11 2 (2.53%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.53%) LDAP
1 2 (2.53%) SOAP
1 2 (2.53%) Software Packaging
1 2 (2.53%) XML
1 2 (2.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) iPad
1 4 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.53%) User Experience
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.97%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) ITIL V3
2 22 (27.85%) Service Management
3 13 (16.46%) Service Design
4 11 (13.92%) ITSM
4 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.13%) Supplier Management
7 7 (8.86%) Strategic Thinking
8 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.06%) Change Management
9 4 (5.06%) CRM
9 4 (5.06%) Decision-Making
9 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.06%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (5.06%) Workflow
10 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.80%) Process Improvement
10 3 (3.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.80%) SQL
3 2 (2.53%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (7.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) CCNP
4 3 (3.80%) MCSE
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
5 2 (2.53%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) CEH
6 1 (1.27%) CISM
6 1 (1.27%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PMP
6 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.53%) GDPR
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.27%) PMO
4 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 26 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
2 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) ServiceNow
3 6 (7.59%) Citrix
3 6 (7.59%) VMware
4 3 (3.80%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) NetApp
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) BMC
6 1 (1.27%) Capita
6 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.27%) Dell
6 1 (1.27%) Fujitsu