The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 28 June 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.23% 3.29% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 4.39% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £295 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 114 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 78.43% 75.00% 67.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 71 76
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £13.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Leicester

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Leicester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Leicester

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Statistics
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
5 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
5 3 (21.43%) Social Media
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Information Security
5 3 (21.43%) VLE
5 3 (21.43%) CMS
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Retek
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) ProC
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (21.43%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (21.43%) ProC
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Communications Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Communications Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
1 3 (21.43%) VLE
2 2 (14.29%) Handset
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Content Management
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Statistics
4 3 (21.43%) Usability Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) MCDST
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Blackboard
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Retek
3 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) HP
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