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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 30 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.65% 9.16% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 11.68% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 15
Median daily rate £291 £300 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +87.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £394 £235
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 £11.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -16.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.54
% change year-on-year -11.11% +23.83%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 223 214 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 78.80% 78.39% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 126 131
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -16 6 £250 -20.00% 1
Hinckley +3 5 £265 -8.62%
ITIL
East Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
5 5 (21.74%) CMS
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
7 3 (13.04%) User Experience
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.04%) Office 365
7 3 (13.04%) Blackboard
7 3 (13.04%) Social Media
7 3 (13.04%) Network Management
7 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information

ITIL
Top Related 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 (21.74%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) ADSL
4 2 (8.70%) BGP
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
4 2 (8.70%) MPLS
4 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 2 (8.70%) SNMP
4 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (8.70%) TACACS
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Communications Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Communications Manager
3 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Lead Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) LINQ
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) VLE
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
4 1 (4.35%) Handset
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
2 8 (34.78%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) ITSM
4 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 4 (17.39%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Content Management
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 3 (13.04%) Network Management
6 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
6 3 (13.04%) Statistics
6 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Email Filtering
7 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSD
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCDST
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Blackboard
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
5 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
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