Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

ITIL Version 3
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - +41 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.74% - 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £388 - £275
10th Percentile £369 - £263
90th Percentile £406 - £288
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £14.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year -12.28% -19.72% -

ITIL V3 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 225 351 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 83.64% 82.01% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 220 158
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £342 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.81% -6.44% +12.31%
10th Percentile £258 £204 £263
90th Percentile £469 £496 £441
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 14
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +80.51% +15.42%
10th Percentile £12.22 £20.75 £8.94
90th Percentile £48.00 £65.50 £19.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £19.10 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.92% -4.53% +1.27%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Staffordshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Staffordshire

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £388 -
ITIL V3
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle