Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 132 144
Rank change year-on-year -43 +12 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 25 60 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.53% 1.16% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 6.33% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 41
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £186 £227 £155
90th Percentile £500 £484 £488
England median daily rate £401 £395 £365
% change year-on-year +1.39% +8.22% +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -60.00% +53.85%
England median hourly rate £14.00 £17.17 £19.25
% change year-on-year -18.46% -10.81% +30.51%

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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 930 948 1076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.77% 18.33% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 520 572
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -0.97% +0.98%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £221
90th Percentile £567 £525 £549
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 71 135
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £27.60 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +28.37% -23.64%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.90 £44.75
England median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £22.43
% change year-on-year +7.27% +22.63% +12.13%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the East of England

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. 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
Bedfordshire -4 7 £270 -16.92% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £500 +42.86%
Norfolk -7 5 £289 -22.92%
Suffolk +13 3 £345 -
Hertfordshire -9 2 £450 +5.88% 5
Essex -26 2 £390 -2.50% 1
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (12.00%) Coaching
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) VMware
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (12.00%) DHCP
8 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (12.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) Service Design
8 3 (12.00%) Contract Management
9 2 (8.00%) VoIP
9 2 (8.00%) VPN
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (16.00%) Service Improvement Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
1 1 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) Contract Management
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) ITSM
6 3 (12.00%) Service Design
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.00%) Release Management
8 1 (4.00%) Use Case
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) APMP
4 1 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Google
3 2 (8.00%) McAfee
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