Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 17 21
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 64 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.95% 7.94% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.03% 9.43% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 24
Northamptonshire median daily rate £315 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.79% -9.29% -
10th Percentile £215 £120 £202
90th Percentile £438 £524 £414
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year -3.45% -2.03% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -1.49%
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.11 £16.55 £15.60
% change year-on-year -26.81% +6.09% -5.45%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 532 785 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 82.74% 84.23% 84.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 524 423
Northamptonshire median daily rate £395 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £254 £223 £257
90th Percentile £538 £575 £561
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 9
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +9.62% -19.00%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.68 £17.10
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £15.75 £16.06
% change year-on-year +6.35% -1.90% -1.20%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Northamptonshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Northampton +1 47 £315 +5.00% 9
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
ITIL
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) Service Management
3 19 (29.69%) Oracle
4 18 (28.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 17 (26.56%) Windows
5 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (26.56%) Clustering
6 16 (25.00%) Unified Communications
7 15 (23.44%) Data Loss Prevention
7 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 14 (21.88%) RDBMS
8 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2
11 11 (17.19%) Cisco
12 10 (15.63%) Linux
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.63%) Project Management
13 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (14.06%) Red Hat
13 9 (14.06%) DB2
13 9 (14.06%) Performance Metrics
13 9 (14.06%) Data Guard
13 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
13 9 (14.06%) High Availability
13 9 (14.06%) Derivative
13 9 (14.06%) CentOS
13 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (12.50%) ITIL V3

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (7.81%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (4.69%) LAN
3 3 (4.69%) NX-OS
4 2 (3.13%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.13%) Junos
4 2 (3.13%) MPLS
4 2 (3.13%) OSPF
4 2 (3.13%) PBX
4 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) VLAN
4 2 (3.13%) VoIP
4 2 (3.13%) VPN
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) RDBMS
1 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.06%) DB2
4 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) BigQuery
6 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) Applications Support
3 7 (10.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.81%) Database Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Developer
4 5 (7.81%) HR Manager
4 5 (7.81%) IT Support
4 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Payroll Manager
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Applications Support Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Clustering
2 9 (14.06%) Derivative
3 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) PDA
5 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Linux
3 9 (14.06%) CentOS
3 9 (14.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Service Management
2 18 (28.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) Data Loss Prevention
5 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 10 (15.63%) Project Management
7 9 (14.06%) High Availability
7 9 (14.06%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (12.50%) ITIL V3
9 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
9 7 (10.94%) Data Protection
9 7 (10.94%) ERP
9 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.94%) SDLC
10 6 (9.38%) Coaching
10 6 (9.38%) ITSM
10 6 (9.38%) Migration
10 6 (9.38%) Release Management
11 5 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (10.94%) MCSE
5 5 (7.81%) CCNA
5 5 (7.81%) Degree
6 4 (6.25%) CCIE
6 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) CCNP
7 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.69%) MCP
7 3 (4.69%) VCAP
7 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.13%) PMP
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) NFS
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.69%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (17.19%) Cisco
4 9 (14.06%) Red Hat
5 7 (10.94%) VMware
6 4 (6.25%) NetApp
7 2 (3.13%) Google
7 2 (3.13%) Juniper
7 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.13%) Tableau
8 1 (1.56%) Citrix
8 1 (1.56%) F5
8 1 (1.56%) SAP
8 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow