The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 105 105
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 13 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.11% 4.24% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
Median daily rate £381 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £243 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £470 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +20.00%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 418 566 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 18.80% 20.69% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 320 234
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 47
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.70% -43.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.19 £36.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 7 £300 -14.28%
Warwickshire +4 3 £413 -
Staffordshire +4 2 £438 +45.83% 2
Coventry - 2 - -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 44 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Service Management
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) PRINCE
5 9 (20.45%) Degree
5 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco
6 8 (18.18%) Project Management
6 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (15.91%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) Finance
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.64%) BICSI Certification
8 6 (13.64%) BICSI RCDD
9 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) Network Management
9 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) CCNP
9 5 (11.36%) CCNA
9 5 (11.36%) LAN
9 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.36%) PMP
9 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) WLAN
3 2 (4.55%) WebEx
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Service Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Network Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Change Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Supplier Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Release Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Leaflet
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Service Management
3 10 (22.73%) PRINCE
4 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Change Management
6 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) Network Design
7 5 (11.36%) Network Management
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) Coaching
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) ITSM
9 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
1 2 (4.55%) C#
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) VB
2 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (13.64%) BICSI Certification
4 6 (13.64%) BICSI RCDD
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
5 5 (11.36%) CCNP
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
5 5 (11.36%) PMP
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) JSP 440
1 2 (4.55%) QA
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Equitrac
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
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