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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / East Midlands
Rank 77 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 17 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.15% 1.05% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 5.69% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Median daily rate £300 £263 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +14.49% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.42% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +20.00%  

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 272 299 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.47% 18.42% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 191 158
Median daily rate £400 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £205 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 -2 10 £300 +21.21% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 4 £328 +13.91% 1
Derbyshire - 2 - - 2
Leicestershire - 1 £425 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (52.63%) Service Management
3 19 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (44.74%) ITSM
5 13 (34.21%) MS Office
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (31.58%) Finance
7 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
9 8 (21.05%) Release Management
9 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
11 5 (13.16%) SLA
11 5 (13.16%) Change Management
12 4 (10.53%) Retail
12 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.53%) Data Management
12 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
12 4 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (10.53%) Talend
12 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (10.53%) Middleware

ITIL Certification
Top Related 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 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.63%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) NAS
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) ADSL
2 1 (2.63%) Broadband
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Service Management Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (52.63%) Service Management
3 17 (44.74%) ITSM
4 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 8 (21.05%) Release Management
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.53%) Data Management
8 4 (10.53%) Office Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.53%) Project Management
8 4 (10.53%) Service Design
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Security Management
10 2 (5.26%) Information Security
10 2 (5.26%) ISMS
10 2 (5.26%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) ISEB
1 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.26%) ISO27005
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Apigee
2 4 (10.53%) Intel
2 4 (10.53%) Talend
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Remedy
3 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.26%) webMethods
3 2 (5.26%) Webroot
4 1 (2.63%) BMC
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Sage