The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 30 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 5.60% 8.18% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 9.70% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Median daily rate £494 £400 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.43% -12.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £315 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.06% +0.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -8.57% +17.84%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 134 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 85.60% 84.28% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 97 81
Median daily rate £420 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £528 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £48.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Middlesex

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Middlesex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Middlesex

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) BMC
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) NHS

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) SUSE
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
1 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
1 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) VMware