Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 137 192
Rank change year-on-year -52 +55 -45
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 54 136 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.66% 1.40% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 7.22% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 82 24
Midlands median daily rate £313 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -18.75% +8.47%
10th Percentile £246 £150 £154
90th Percentile £445 £500 £482
England median daily rate £400 £390 £389
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.32% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -13.58% +24.62%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.80 £14.88
90th Percentile £14.85 £25.00 £20.65
England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.04% +7.14% +18.64%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1534 1884 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.65% 19.37% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 1119 840
Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% +5.71%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £523
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 72 105
Midlands median hourly rate £25.42 £18.88 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.65% -16.11% +18.64%
10th Percentile £12.15 £12.01 £11.10
90th Percentile £52.50 £42.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands -18 30 £288 -14.81% 3
West Midlands -42 22 £313 -3.85% 4
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 54 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
4 18 (33.33%) Finance
5 17 (31.48%) Service Management
6 15 (27.78%) ITSM
7 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
8 11 (20.37%) Project Management
9 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 9 (16.67%) SQL
10 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 9 (16.67%) Release Management
11 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (14.81%) Cisco
11 8 (14.81%) Citrix
11 8 (14.81%) Coaching
12 7 (12.96%) Six Sigma
12 7 (12.96%) Degree
12 7 (12.96%) SCCM
13 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
13 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 6 (11.11%) Change Management
13 6 (11.11%) Scrum
13 6 (11.11%) VMware
13 6 (11.11%) MCSE
13 6 (11.11%) Office 365
14 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (7.41%) IIS
1 4 (7.41%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.85%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DHCP
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
1 4 (7.41%) WLAN
2 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) DAB
4 1 (1.85%) ADSL
4 1 (1.85%) Broadband
4 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (5.56%) Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Process Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (31.48%) Service Management
3 15 (27.78%) ITSM
4 11 (20.37%) Project Management
5 9 (16.67%) Release Management
6 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Coaching
7 7 (12.96%) Six Sigma
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 5 (9.26%) PRINCE
9 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
10 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
11 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
4 5 (9.26%) PMP
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (5.56%) ISEB
5 3 (5.56%) MCDST
5 3 (5.56%) MCP
5 3 (5.56%) MCSA
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.85%) CCENT
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) COBIT
1 2 (3.70%) PMO
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco
2 8 (14.81%) Citrix
3 6 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.56%) Remedy
6 2 (3.70%) BMC
7 1 (1.85%) Apple
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle
7 1 (1.85%) Sage