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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / East Midlands
Rank 33 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 83 92 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.56% 5.68% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 7.08% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 45
Median daily rate £305 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.32% +4.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £246 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £426 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.03% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.70 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £20.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.71
% change year-on-year -8.57% +18.96%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1200 1300 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.30% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 804 708
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in the East Midlands

ITIL
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire +9 28 £363 +7.40% 9
Northamptonshire +7 27 £288 -23.33% 7
Leicestershire -12 16 £291 -2.91% 4
Derbyshire -18 11 £420 +13.51% 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 75 (36.06%) Windows
2 55 (26.44%) Microsoft
3 52 (25.00%) Service Management
4 45 (21.63%) Active Directory
5 42 (20.19%) Project Management
6 38 (18.27%) ITIL Certification
7 35 (16.83%) VMware
8 34 (16.35%) ITIL V3
9 33 (15.87%) Finance
9 33 (15.87%) Service Delivery
9 33 (15.87%) PRINCE2
10 32 (15.38%) Cisco
10 32 (15.38%) ITSM
11 31 (14.90%) SQL Server
12 30 (14.42%) SQL
12 30 (14.42%) Firewall
13 29 (13.94%) Cisco Certification
14 28 (13.46%) SLA
14 28 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (12.02%) Incident Management
16 25 (12.02%) Degree
16 25 (12.02%) Change Management
16 25 (12.02%) MS Office
17 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
19 22 (10.58%) MS Excel
20 21 (10.10%) Windows Server

ITIL
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 9 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.40%) CMS
2 5 (2.40%) iPlanet
2 5 (2.40%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.44%) IIS
4 3 (1.44%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (12.02%) MS Office
2 22 (10.58%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.88%) MS Project
4 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.44%) Boomi
2 3 (1.44%) Office 365
2 3 (1.44%) PaaS
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.42%) Firewall
2 15 (7.21%) Unified Communications
3 14 (6.73%) SAN
4 13 (6.25%) WAN
5 11 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (5.29%) DHCP
5 11 (5.29%) DNS
6 10 (4.81%) LAN
7 8 (3.85%) NAS
8 7 (3.37%) VLAN
9 6 (2.88%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.40%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.40%) EIGRP
10 5 (2.40%) VoIP
10 5 (2.40%) VPN
10 5 (2.40%) Wireless
11 4 (1.92%) MPLS
11 4 (1.92%) OSPF
11 4 (1.92%) Spanning Tree
11 4 (1.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.88%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.44%) DB2
6 3 (1.44%) Power BI
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.96%) MS Access
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.40%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.96%) JIRA
5 2 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (15.87%) Finance
2 9 (4.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.85%) Retail
4 5 (2.40%) Banking
4 5 (2.40%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.40%) Marketing
5 2 (0.96%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (18.27%) Analyst
2 20 (9.62%) Windows Engineer
3 16 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 15 (7.21%) Service Manager
5 14 (6.73%) Architect
6 13 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 13 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
7 12 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 12 (5.77%) Service Analyst
7 12 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.29%) Technical Leader
9 10 (4.81%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.81%) Windows Support Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.33%) Active Directory Engineer
10 9 (4.33%) Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (3.85%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) Web Services
2 10 (4.81%) .NET
3 6 (2.88%) HTML
3 6 (2.88%) WPF
4 5 (2.40%) CSS
4 5 (2.40%) J2EE
4 5 (2.40%) JSP
4 5 (2.40%) WCF
5 4 (1.92%) Middleware
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.96%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.48%) Ajax
7 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.48%) EDI
7 1 (0.48%) jQuery
7 1 (0.48%) LINQ
7 1 (0.48%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.13%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.33%) Clustering
5 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (1.44%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.44%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (1.44%) iPad
7 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.44%) Social Media
7 3 (1.44%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.44%) VLE
8 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.96%) Fintech
8 2 (0.96%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.96%) NHS
8 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (36.06%) Windows
2 27 (12.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (10.10%) Windows Server
4 20 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.77%) Linux
5 12 (5.77%) Unix
5 12 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.29%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.88%) AIX
9 5 (2.40%) Solaris
10 3 (1.44%) Android
10 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.00%) Service Management
2 42 (20.19%) Project Management
3 34 (16.35%) ITIL V3
4 33 (15.87%) PRINCE2
4 33 (15.87%) Service Delivery
5 32 (15.38%) ITSM
6 28 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (12.02%) Change Management
7 25 (12.02%) Incident Management
8 23 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (10.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (10.10%) Service Design
11 20 (9.62%) Data Loss Prevention
12 16 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 16 (7.69%) SDLC
12 16 (7.69%) TOGAF
13 13 (6.25%) Asset Management
14 12 (5.77%) Problem Management
15 9 (4.33%) Business Analysis
15 9 (4.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.42%) SQL
2 7 (3.37%) C#
2 7 (3.37%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.88%) Java
4 5 (2.40%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.40%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.96%) Python
6 2 (0.96%) VB
6 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.48%) VB6
7 1 (0.48%) VBA
7 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (18.27%) ITIL Certification
2 29 (13.94%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (12.02%) Degree
4 20 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (8.65%) CCNP
6 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 14 (6.73%) MCSE
8 13 (6.25%) CCNA
9 12 (5.77%) SC Cleared
10 8 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.88%) DV Cleared
11 6 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (2.40%) APMP
12 5 (2.40%) DBS Check
12 5 (2.40%) MCP
12 5 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.92%) ISEB
13 4 (1.92%) MCITP
13 4 (1.92%) MCSA
14 3 (1.44%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.46%) SLA
2 6 (2.88%) COBIT
2 6 (2.88%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.92%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.44%) QA
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.96%) ISO27005
6 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.48%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (21.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.44%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.96%) Docker
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.96%) vCloud
4 2 (0.96%) XenApp
4 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (8.17%) SCCM
2 5 (2.40%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.44%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.96%) OpenView
4 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.96%) Puppet
5 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.48%) Control-M
5 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.48%) OVSD
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.83%) VMware
3 32 (15.38%) Cisco
4 16 (7.69%) Oracle
5 14 (6.73%) NetApp
5 14 (6.73%) Remedy
6 12 (5.77%) HP
6 12 (5.77%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.81%) BMC
7 10 (4.81%) Citrix
8 9 (4.33%) F5
8 9 (4.33%) Juniper
9 8 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.37%) EMC
11 6 (2.88%) Computacenter
11 6 (2.88%) Webroot
12 5 (2.40%) BEA
12 5 (2.40%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.40%) Sun
12 5 (2.40%) Talend
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