The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 13 18 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 7.98% 5.36% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 6.22% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 14
Median daily rate £288 £338 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -22.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £144 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +24.13%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 210 193 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 79.85% 86.16% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 146 162
Median daily rate £405 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +52.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Northampton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Northampton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Northampton

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Northampton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northampton region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.92%) MS Office
4 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (31.75%) Data Loss Prevention
5 19 (30.16%) PRINCE2
5 19 (30.16%) Project Management
6 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 17 (26.98%) Finance
8 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (25.40%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (23.81%) Unified Communications
9 15 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 13 (20.63%) ITIL V3
10 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
11 12 (19.05%) SQL
11 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.05%) Degree
11 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 12 (19.05%) SDLC
12 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
12 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
12 11 (17.46%) Service Management
13 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.87%) Windows XP
13 10 (15.87%) VMware
14 9 (14.29%) ITSM
14 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (14.29%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Office
2 18 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.81%) Unified Communications
2 6 (9.52%) NAS
2 6 (9.52%) SAN
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.17%) Wireless
5 1 (1.59%) BGP
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.59%) ICMP
5 1 (1.59%) Network Security
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) Power BI
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Windows Engineer
2 13 (20.63%) Service Desk Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Support Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
7 6 (9.52%) Service Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Technical Leader
9 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (15.87%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.94%) Linux
4 5 (7.94%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Data Loss Prevention
1 20 (31.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (30.16%) PRINCE2
2 19 (30.16%) Project Management
3 16 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 13 (20.63%) ITIL V3
6 12 (19.05%) SDLC
7 11 (17.46%) Service Management
8 9 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 9 (14.29%) ITSM
9 8 (12.70%) Asset Management
10 7 (11.11%) High Availability
10 7 (11.11%) Release Management
11 5 (7.94%) CAD
11 5 (7.94%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 5 (7.94%) Logistics
12 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (6.35%) PRINCE
12 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (19.05%) Degree
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 6 (9.52%) MCSE
6 5 (7.94%) APMP
6 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (6.35%) CCNP
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.59%) CCNA
9 1 (1.59%) ISEB
9 1 (1.59%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.59%) MCITP
9 1 (1.59%) MCP
9 1 (1.59%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) ISO 9001
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) Control-M
2 1 (1.59%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) Webroot
5 5 (7.94%) NetApp
6 3 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) Aruba
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix
8 1 (1.59%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.59%) HP
8 1 (1.59%) Juniper
8 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.59%) Samsung