Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 86 154 208
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.80% 6.53% 6.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 7.73% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 75 151
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £161 £250
90th Percentile £515 £494 £538
England median daily rate £401 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -4.07% +4.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £12.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +10.43% -33.01%
10th Percentile £14.47 £10.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.89 £17.50 £13.95
England median hourly rate £18.50 £17.41 £15.25
% change year-on-year +6.26% +14.16% -4.69%

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 1,174 1,992 2,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 79.22% 84.48% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 1,289 1,604
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £260 £250
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 88 92
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.12% -6.43%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £29.15 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £23.50
% change year-on-year +3.78% +2.51% -6.00%

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 29 March 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 29 March 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +11 38 £375 +16.28% 8
Nottinghamshire +13 31 £400 -6.16% 24
Derbyshire -16 6 £320 +0.39% 4
Leicestershire -4 4 £250 +100.00% 2
Lincolnshire -4 4 £90 -28.00%
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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 43 (50.00%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
3 23 (26.74%) VMware
3 23 (26.74%) PowerShell
4 20 (23.26%) Hyper-V
5 19 (22.09%) SCCM
5 19 (22.09%) DHCP
5 19 (22.09%) DNS
6 18 (20.93%) LAN
6 18 (20.93%) Service Management
7 17 (19.77%) Project Management
8 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
9 15 (17.44%) Cisco
9 15 (17.44%) Service Design
10 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
10 14 (16.28%) Migration
10 14 (16.28%) Azure
11 13 (15.12%) McAfee
11 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
12 12 (13.95%) Windows 10
12 12 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
13 11 (12.79%) Brocade
13 11 (12.79%) Incident Management
13 11 (12.79%) Finance
13 11 (12.79%) ITSM
13 11 (12.79%) Symantec
13 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
13 11 (12.79%) Self-Motivation
14 10 (11.63%) HP

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 2 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.16%) RMDS
2 1 (1.16%) SAP PLM
2 1 (1.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.28%) Azure
2 9 (10.47%) AWS
2 9 (10.47%) Office 365
3 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.33%) SaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.09%) DHCP
1 19 (22.09%) DNS
2 18 (20.93%) LAN
3 11 (12.79%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) Firewall
5 8 (9.30%) WAN
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (4.65%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.49%) BGP
7 3 (3.49%) OSPF
7 3 (3.49%) VPN
7 3 (3.49%) Wireless
8 2 (2.33%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.33%) MPLS
8 2 (2.33%) VoIP
9 1 (1.16%) Multicast
9 1 (1.16%) PBX
9 1 (1.16%) SAN
9 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) MySQL
2 5 (5.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (1.16%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.16%) DB2
6 1 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) AdminStudio
1 9 (10.47%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.49%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (16.28%) Analyst
2 12 (13.95%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.30%) Architect
4 7 (8.14%) IT Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) IT Support
5 6 (6.98%) Consultant
5 6 (6.98%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Field Support Technician
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.65%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.49%) Change and Release Manager
8 3 (3.49%) DBA
8 3 (3.49%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) ADSI
1 2 (2.33%) LDAP
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
1 2 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) JSON
2 1 (1.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.79%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.49%) PKI
5 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
5 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.16%) CMDB
6 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) NHS
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
3 12 (13.95%) Windows 10
3 12 (13.95%) Windows 7
4 10 (11.63%) Linux
5 5 (5.81%) Unix
6 4 (4.65%) Android
6 4 (4.65%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.49%) AIX
7 3 (3.49%) HPUX
7 3 (3.49%) Solaris
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.93%) Service Management
2 17 (19.77%) Project Management
3 15 (17.44%) Service Design
4 14 (16.28%) Migration
5 11 (12.79%) Incident Management
5 11 (12.79%) ITSM
6 9 (10.47%) Antivirus Management
6 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.47%) Decision-Making
6 9 (10.47%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (10.47%) Patch Management
7 8 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.14%) Change Management
8 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.14%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.98%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) VB
3 6 (6.98%) SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.33%) Python
6 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) CCNA
4 2 (2.33%) CCNP
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CCIE
5 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) ECDL
5 1 (1.16%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) PMO
4 1 (1.16%) COBIT
4 1 (1.16%) NIST
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.26%) Hyper-V
3 12 (13.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (3.49%) Docker
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.33%) vSphere
7 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (22.09%) SCCM
2 9 (10.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (10.47%) ThinApp
2 9 (10.47%) WSUS
3 7 (8.14%) HP SIM
3 7 (8.14%) SCOM
4 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.49%) Data Guard
5 3 (3.49%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (2.33%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.16%) OVSD
Vendors
1 23 (26.74%) VMware
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.44%) Cisco
4 13 (15.12%) McAfee
5 11 (12.79%) Brocade
5 11 (12.79%) Symantec
6 10 (11.63%) HP
7 9 (10.47%) Citrix
8 7 (8.14%) Aruba
8 7 (8.14%) NetApp
8 7 (8.14%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle
10 3 (3.49%) CyberArk
10 3 (3.49%) Sybase
11 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.33%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.33%) Dell
11 2 (2.33%) FireEye
11 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.16%) BT