Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 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
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 81 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.06% 0.61% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 2.94% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Essex median daily rate £531 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -13.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £291 £324 £425
90th Percentile £700 £461 £475
East of England median daily rate £275 £338 £425
% change year-on-year -18.52% -20.59% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Essex median hourly rate - - £16.50
East of England median hourly rate - £13.68 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -17.09% +57.14%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 251 136 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 29.60% 20.83% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 71 158
Essex median daily rate £475 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £316 £193 £213
90th Percentile £613 £625 £520
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 26
Essex median hourly rate £14.50 £38.26 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.10% +10.90% -19.77%
10th Percentile £12.37 £38.26 £15.75
90th Percentile £22.50 £38.26 £40.88
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -50.00% +47.37%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Essex

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Essex

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Essex over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Essex

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Essex

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. 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
Chelmsford -2 2 £700 +80.65%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £386 -
Colchester - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Essex region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) Data Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Volume Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) IFS
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Structures

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Service Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) IFS
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP