Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 November 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 42 24
Rank change year-on-year +15 -18 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.58% 3.12% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.29% 4.13% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 23
Leicestershire median daily rate £276 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.94% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £188 £155 £170
90th Percentile £481 £475 £469
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £392 £350
% change year-on-year -17.09% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.25 - £16.20
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £18.52
% change year-on-year - -27.11% +23.47%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 463 412 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 81.66% 75.60% 73.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 258 211
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £235 £137 £155
90th Percentile £530 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +15.70% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £10.34 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Leicestershire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Leicester +12 30 £288 -28.13% 4
Kegworth - 1 - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
ITIL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.88%) Service Management
4 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 13 (30.23%) Incident Management
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
5 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
6 10 (23.26%) Migration
7 8 (18.60%) VMware
8 7 (16.28%) Finance
8 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
9 6 (13.95%) Patch Management
9 6 (13.95%) Office 365
9 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.95%) MCSE
10 5 (11.63%) LDAP
10 5 (11.63%) DNS
10 5 (11.63%) Kerberos
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco
10 5 (11.63%) .NET
10 5 (11.63%) IIS
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (11.63%) Internet
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) PKI
10 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 5 (11.63%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) IPsec
2 5 (11.63%) Kerberos
2 5 (11.63%) LDAP
3 3 (6.98%) LAN
3 3 (6.98%) Skype
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) ProC
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Spanish Language
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Quality Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Active Directory Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (4.65%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) Ext JS
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) PhoneGap
2 2 (4.65%) React
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Service Management
2 13 (30.23%) Incident Management
3 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
4 7 (16.28%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Patch Management
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 5 (11.63%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (9.30%) Server Building
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 3 (6.98%) Customer-Centricity
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.65%) ITSM
9 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.65%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.98%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) CCDP
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) GDPR
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Retek
5 2 (4.65%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy