Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 13 34 28
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 152 38 101
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.05% 4.73% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.17% 5.86% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 20 46
10th Percentile £155 £120 £143
25th Percentile £188 £124 £303
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £340 £276 £355
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% -22.18% +7.17%
75th Percentile £414 £407 £463
90th Percentile £513 £475 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 22
10th Percentile £11.57 - £11.64
25th Percentile £14.25 - £14.55
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £16.50
75th Percentile £20.31 - £41.22
90th Percentile £28.75 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.16
% change year-on-year -12.68% +3.44% -0.52%

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 1,249 649 1,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.55% 80.82% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 404 759
10th Percentile £210 £213 £238
25th Percentile £345 £315 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
75th Percentile £516 £488 £488
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 25 85
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.21 £11.07
25th Percentile £9.75 £11.07 £11.61
Median hourly rate £16.91 £16.00 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year +5.70% -1.23% +11.72%
75th Percentile £22.00 £43.75 £21.50
90th Percentile £34.50 £47.50 £46.46
England median hourly rate £25.53 £26.65 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.20% +30.00% -6.82%

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 28 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ITIL in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 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
Northamptonshire +19 67 £380 +210.20% 11
Nottinghamshire -13 29 £406 +25.00% 17
Leicestershire +12 23 £185 -58.89% 9
Derbyshire 0 18 £325 +62.50% 12
Lincolnshire -3 9 £140 - 8
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 68 (44.74%) Windows
2 63 (41.45%) Microsoft
3 55 (36.18%) Active Directory
4 50 (32.89%) Social Skills
5 48 (31.58%) Service Management
6 39 (25.66%) Microsoft 365
7 33 (21.71%) VPN
8 29 (19.08%) VMware
9 28 (18.42%) Firewall
10 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (16.45%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (16.45%) Decision-Making
11 25 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (15.79%) ITIL V3
12 24 (15.79%) Windows Server
12 24 (15.79%) SLA
12 24 (15.79%) Cisco
13 23 (15.13%) Citrix
13 23 (15.13%) ITSM
13 23 (15.13%) Root Cause Analysis
14 22 (14.47%) WAN
15 21 (13.82%) Business Continuity
16 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
17 19 (12.50%) Service Delivery
17 19 (12.50%) CCNA
17 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (11.84%) Azure
18 18 (11.84%) Windows 10
18 18 (11.84%) MCP
19 17 (11.18%) SQL

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 10 (6.58%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.92%) JBoss
2 9 (5.92%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.32%) Confluence
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.66%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (11.84%) Azure
3 10 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (6.58%) IaaS
4 9 (5.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 9 (5.92%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 9 (5.92%) PaaS
4 9 (5.92%) SaaS
5 4 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.97%) AWS
7 2 (1.32%) Nutanix
8 1 (0.66%) Azure Storage
8 1 (0.66%) GitHub
8 1 (0.66%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.71%) VPN
2 28 (18.42%) Firewall
3 22 (14.47%) WAN
4 14 (9.21%) LAN
5 13 (8.55%) MPLS
5 13 (8.55%) SD-WAN
5 13 (8.55%) Wireless
6 11 (7.24%) DHCP
6 11 (7.24%) DNS
7 10 (6.58%) PBX
7 10 (6.58%) VoIP
8 9 (5.92%) Internet
8 9 (5.92%) Skype
9 7 (4.61%) IPsec
9 7 (4.61%) SSH
9 7 (4.61%) SSL
10 4 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.32%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.58%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (5.92%) DB2
3 9 (5.92%) MySQL
3 9 (5.92%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (32.89%) Social Skills
2 17 (11.18%) Finance
3 16 (10.53%) Public Sector
4 14 (9.21%) Banking
5 13 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.89%) Presentation Skills
7 8 (5.26%) Automotive
8 5 (3.29%) Law
8 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.66%) Billing
11 1 (0.66%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.66%) Electronics
11 1 (0.66%) Legal
11 1 (0.66%) Local Government
11 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.76%) Analyst
2 17 (11.18%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 16 (10.53%) IT Engineer
3 16 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Support Analyst
5 13 (8.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) IT Support
6 12 (7.89%) Architect
6 12 (7.89%) Head of IT
7 11 (7.24%) Head of Service Management
8 10 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.26%) Designer
10 8 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
11 7 (4.61%) Field Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) Middleware
2 9 (5.92%) SAP Basis
3 4 (2.63%) XMPP
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.32%) CSS
5 2 (1.32%) HTML
5 2 (1.32%) Web Services
6 1 (0.66%) .NET
6 1 (0.66%) LDAP
6 1 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) PKI
2 9 (5.92%) Driving Licence
2 9 (5.92%) Public Cloud
3 8 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.95%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.95%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.63%) Clustering
6 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.63%) NHS
6 4 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.32%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.32%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.32%) Wiki
9 1 (0.66%) CMDB
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (44.74%) Windows
2 24 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 18 (11.84%) Windows 10
4 13 (8.55%) Unix
5 12 (7.89%) Android
5 12 (7.89%) Linux
6 10 (6.58%) AIX
7 5 (3.29%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.97%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.66%) CentOS
10 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.66%) SUSE
10 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.58%) Service Management
2 27 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.45%) Decision-Making
3 25 (16.45%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 23 (15.13%) ITSM
5 23 (15.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (13.82%) Business Continuity
7 19 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (11.18%) Migration
9 16 (10.53%) Data Protection
10 15 (9.87%) High Availability
11 14 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (7.89%) Incident Management
13 11 (7.24%) Performance Management
13 11 (7.24%) PRINCE2
13 11 (7.24%) Resource Management
13 11 (7.24%) Risk Management
14 10 (6.58%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.18%) SQL
2 9 (5.92%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.97%) VBA
5 2 (1.32%) PHP
5 2 (1.32%) VBScript
6 1 (0.66%) Bash
6 1 (0.66%) Java
6 1 (0.66%) Jython
6 1 (0.66%) Perl
6 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.66%) Python
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.45%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (12.50%) CCNA
3 18 (11.84%) MCP
4 17 (11.18%) Degree
5 13 (8.55%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (6.58%) A+ Certification
8 8 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (5.26%) MCSE
9 7 (4.61%) ECDL
9 7 (4.61%) MOS
10 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.29%) VCAP
11 4 (2.63%) MCSA
12 3 (1.97%) CCIE
12 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.66%) CEH
14 1 (0.66%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.79%) SLA
2 10 (6.58%) GDPR
3 9 (5.92%) COBIT
3 9 (5.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 55 (36.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.92%) Docker
4 5 (3.29%) vSphere
5 3 (1.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.32%) vCloud
6 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.32%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.66%) Firmware
7 1 (0.66%) GPFS
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.66%) XenApp
7 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 9 (5.92%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.32%) vRealize
4 1 (0.66%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (41.45%) Microsoft
2 29 (19.08%) VMware
3 24 (15.79%) Cisco
4 23 (15.13%) Citrix
5 16 (10.53%) HP
6 15 (9.87%) Aruba
6 15 (9.87%) Palo Alto
7 14 (9.21%) Oracle
8 10 (6.58%) Red Hat
8 10 (6.58%) SAP
9 9 (5.92%) Software AG
10 7 (4.61%) ServiceNow
11 6 (3.95%) Google
12 2 (1.32%) NetApp
12 2 (1.32%) Remedy
13 1 (0.66%) Apple
13 1 (0.66%) IBM
13 1 (0.66%) McAfee
13 1 (0.66%) Meraki
13 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds