The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 28 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)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.37% 14.85% 17.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 21.43% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £400 £174 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +129.88% -8.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 13
Median hourly rate £17.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76 70 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 80.00% 69.31% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 41
Median daily rate £364 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -15.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +27.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Peterborough

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Peterborough

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Peterborough over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) JBoss
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Java EE
4 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) GDPR
5 3 (15.79%) Data Quality

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (21.05%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Service Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Environment Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Progress DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Environment Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.26%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) AS400
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Change Management
1 4 (21.05%) Defect Management
1 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) ITSM
2 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Process Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
1 3 (15.79%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Progress
4 1 (5.26%) Altiris
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Temenos