Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 November 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 21 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.26% 5.88% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 7.12% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Staffordshire median daily rate £338 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £173 £158 £179
90th Percentile £416 £444 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £342 £365
% change year-on-year +2.34% -6.30% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.67% +9.09%
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.45%

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 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 209 351 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.01% 82.59% 82.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 224 158
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £250 £204 £263
90th Percentile £475 £500 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 14
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +70.07% +17.60%
10th Percentile £12.22 £23.55 £8.94
90th Percentile £48.00 £46.60 £20.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Staffordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Staffordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Staffordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Staffordshire

ITIL
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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 -4 6 £338 -15.63% 4
Burton-upon-Trent +7 1 - -
ITIL
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Wiki
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Proactive Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) DTS
4 2 (18.18%) FMCG
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DTS
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) CRM Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Wiki
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) FMCG
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Proactive Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) JDA
3 1 (9.09%) SAP