The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 66 94
Rank change year-on-year -21 +28  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 1.77% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.62% 10.27% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 3
Median daily rate £288 £368 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.76% +47.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £525 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -40.90% -5.37%  

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 the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 276 263 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.02% 17.26% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 349 251
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £262 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £610 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 16
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.98% -42.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £29.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +24.44%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the East Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the East Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 7 £288 -14.81%
Derbyshire -21 2 £375 -25.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £275 -23.07% 1
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Service Management
3 12 (50.00%) ITSM
3 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (37.50%) Release Management
7 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
8 3 (12.50%) Coaching
8 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.50%) MCDST
8 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) SLA
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
9 2 (8.33%) Citrix
9 2 (8.33%) Remedy
9 2 (8.33%) SCCM
9 2 (8.33%) Information Security
9 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Applications Support
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Service Management
3 12 (50.00%) ITSM
4 9 (37.50%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Coaching
6 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) ISMS
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Network Management
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) MCDST
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) BMC
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sage