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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 12 August 2022 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.

ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 21 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 116 80 44
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.45% 6.64% 6.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 7.95% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 46 21
10th Percentile £185 £124 £145
25th Percentile £230 £192 £168
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £385 £316 £330
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% -4.17% +1.54%
75th Percentile £538 £400 £475
90th Percentile £562 £488 £500
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
10th Percentile £16.53 £13.01 £11.62
25th Percentile £17.56 £13.37 £12.44
Median hourly rate £19.67 £14.50 £32.30
Median % change year-on-year +35.62% -55.10% +130.68%
75th Percentile £20.75 £15.41 £49.54
90th Percentile £21.50 £15.73 £52.50
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.70
% change year-on-year -3.13% -9.60% +2.46%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,125 1,006 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.00% 83.49% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 687 322
10th Percentile £214 £203 £213
25th Percentile £360 £313 £308
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £403 £388
Median % change year-on-year +15.53% +3.87% -3.13%
75th Percentile £545 £500 £475
90th Percentile £638 £600 £577
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 29
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £9.51
25th Percentile £16.25 £10.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.61 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year +47.16% +1.53% +0.84%
75th Percentile £35.00 £23.75 £21.85
90th Percentile £37.50 £50.23 £45.63
England median hourly rate £31.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +34.78% -8.00% +8.70%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Derbyshire +4 42 £363 +31.82% 8
Northamptonshire +2 27 £425 +107.32% 9
Nottinghamshire +11 23 £338 -15.63% 10
Leicestershire -5 11 £325 +15.04% 4
Lincolnshire -1 10 £247 - 1
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 66 (56.90%) Social Skills
2 42 (36.21%) Windows
3 40 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 39 (33.62%) Service Management
5 29 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 27 (23.28%) Microsoft 365
7 22 (18.97%) Azure
8 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
8 21 (18.10%) SLA
9 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
9 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
9 20 (17.24%) Incident Management
10 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
10 19 (16.38%) Public Sector
11 18 (15.52%) Windows Server
12 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
13 16 (13.79%) Windows 7
13 16 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (12.93%) Degree
14 15 (12.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (12.93%) Change Management
15 14 (12.07%) SAP
15 14 (12.07%) XML
15 14 (12.07%) SQL
15 14 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 13 (11.21%) ABAP
16 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
16 13 (11.21%) Release Management

ITIL
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 8 (6.90%) NetWeaver
2 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.59%) SAS
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (12.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Primavera
2 5 (4.31%) SAP CO
2 5 (4.31%) SAP FI
2 5 (4.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (4.31%) SAP PS
3 2 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.28%) Microsoft 365
2 22 (18.97%) Azure
3 3 (2.59%) AWS
3 3 (2.59%) PaaS
3 3 (2.59%) SaaS
4 2 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.86%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) LAN
1 9 (7.76%) WAN
2 8 (6.90%) HTTP
2 8 (6.90%) Internet
3 5 (4.31%) VPN
4 3 (2.59%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) Wireless
5 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.86%) Fast Ethernet
5 1 (0.86%) Intranet
5 1 (0.86%) NAS
5 1 (0.86%) SAN
5 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (6.90%) SAP BW
1 8 (6.90%) SAP HANA
2 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) Informix
3 1 (0.86%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Balsamiq
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 66 (56.90%) Social Skills
2 19 (16.38%) Public Sector
3 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.76%) Finance
3 9 (7.76%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.90%) Organisational Skills
4 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.17%) Aerospace
6 5 (4.31%) Electronics
7 4 (3.45%) Retail
8 3 (2.59%) Legal
9 2 (1.72%) Automotive
9 2 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.31%) Analyst
2 20 (17.24%) Service Analyst
3 19 (16.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (12.93%) Support Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) IT Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Service Desk Support
5 11 (9.48%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (7.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Consultant
7 9 (7.76%) Field Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) IT Support
7 9 (7.76%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) XML
2 8 (6.90%) BAPI
2 8 (6.90%) JDBC
2 8 (6.90%) SAP ALE
2 8 (6.90%) SAP Basis
2 8 (6.90%) SAP PI
2 8 (6.90%) SOAP
3 4 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Data Centre
1 8 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.31%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.45%) NHS
4 4 (3.45%) User Experience
5 3 (2.59%) PMI
6 2 (1.72%) CMDB
6 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.21%) Windows
2 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
3 18 (15.52%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 10 (8.62%) Unix
6 8 (6.90%) Solaris
6 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.17%) Linux
8 5 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.86%) Android
12 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Service Management
2 20 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 16 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (12.93%) Change Management
4 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (11.21%) Release Management
7 12 (10.34%) ITSM
7 12 (10.34%) Project Management
8 11 (9.48%) Problem Management
8 11 (9.48%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.03%) Agile
10 7 (6.03%) Commercial Awareness
10 7 (6.03%) Cost Control
10 7 (6.03%) DevOps
11 6 (5.17%) Major Incident Management
11 6 (5.17%) Network Architecture
12 5 (4.31%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.31%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 13 (11.21%) ABAP
3 12 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.62%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.90%) Java
6 1 (0.86%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (12.93%) Degree
5 13 (11.21%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (6.90%) MCSA
6 8 (6.90%) MCSE
7 5 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.31%) MCP
8 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
8 4 (3.45%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.59%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.72%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.86%) PMP
11 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.86%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.86%) XenApp
5 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) SCCM
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.72%) Packer
3 2 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.07%) SAP
3 13 (11.21%) Red Hat
3 13 (11.21%) ServiceNow
4 12 (10.34%) VMware
5 11 (9.48%) Oracle
6 5 (4.31%) Cisco
7 4 (3.45%) Dell
7 4 (3.45%) HP
8 2 (1.72%) McAfee
8 2 (1.72%) Zscaler
9 1 (0.86%) Apple
9 1 (0.86%) Citrix
9 1 (0.86%) Snow