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 30 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 12.50% 16.67% 24.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.91% 21.21% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 14
Median daily rate £300 £213 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.17% -38.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £263 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.06% +0.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -32.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -8.57% +17.84%  

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 67 66 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 69.79% 78.57% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 68
Median daily rate £380 £335 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +3.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £32.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.81% +134.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Peterborough over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (28.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) ITSM
4 6 (24.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Progress
5 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) JBoss
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.00%) GDPR
7 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (12.00%) 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 (16.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (8.00%) German Language
2 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.00%) Environment Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Progress DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.00%) AS400
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) AIX
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (12.00%) GDPR
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Progress
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Avaya
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) Altiris
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Temenos