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 25 June 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)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 15 8
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 38 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 15.64% 8.22% 10.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.63% 9.05% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 13
Median daily rate £300 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £110 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

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 204 199 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 83.95% 90.87% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 151 116
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -44.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.80 £17.30 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL in Northampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 20 (33.90%) Service Management
3 20 (33.90%) ITSM
4 19 (32.20%) Finance
5 18 (30.51%) ITIL V3
6 15 (25.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (23.73%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
8 13 (22.03%) SQL
8 13 (22.03%) Degree
8 13 (22.03%) Data Loss Prevention
9 12 (20.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (20.34%) Cisco
9 12 (20.34%) Project Management
10 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
10 11 (18.64%) Unified Communications
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (16.95%) Release Management
12 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.25%) SDLC
13 8 (13.56%) Capacity Management
13 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
13 8 (13.56%) Automotive
13 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
14 7 (11.86%) ERP

ITIL
Co-occurring 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 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Unified Communications
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (6.78%) BGP
3 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 4 (6.78%) ICMP
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.78%) Wireless
4 3 (5.08%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.69%) Local Government
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Applications Support
2 10 (16.95%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Coordinator
6 4 (6.78%) Network Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
3 4 (6.78%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (42.37%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) CentOS
3 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITSM
1 20 (33.90%) Service Management
2 18 (30.51%) ITIL V3
3 15 (25.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (22.03%) Data Loss Prevention
5 12 (20.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 12 (20.34%) Project Management
6 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.95%) Release Management
8 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.25%) SDLC
9 8 (13.56%) Capacity Management
9 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.86%) ERP
10 7 (11.86%) High Availability
11 6 (10.17%) Data Protection
11 6 (10.17%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
13 4 (6.78%) Network Design
13 4 (6.78%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.39%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (22.03%) Degree
3 12 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.17%) CCNP
7 5 (8.47%) MCSE
8 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
9 3 (5.08%) CCNA
9 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (5.08%) MCP
10 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (3.39%) CCIE
10 2 (3.39%) MCDST
10 2 (3.39%) VCAP
10 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.69%) APMP
11 1 (1.69%) ISEB
11 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) vCloud
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) OVSD
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Control-M
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Cisco
3 7 (11.86%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) Citrix
5 4 (6.78%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.08%) NetApp
6 3 (5.08%) Teradata
7 2 (3.39%) Remedy
8 1 (1.69%) BMC
8 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.69%) Veeam
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