The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 26 April 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)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 7.41% 2.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £190 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.70% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.92 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.43% +12.80%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36 57 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 66.67% 80.28% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 23
Median daily rate £335 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +11.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Stoke-on-Trent

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Wiki
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) CRM Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Major Incident Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management Support
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle