Period
to 3 December 2020

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 6 months to 3 December 2020 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 Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 156 185
Rank change year-on-year +50 +29 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 16 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 2.22% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 14
Median daily rate £218 £438 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.29% +19.05% +17.60%
10th Percentile £132 £277 £163
90th Percentile £304 £530 £544
England median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
England median hourly rate £21.05 £22.22 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.24% -1.27% +29.09%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 384 721 994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.51% 19.16% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 498 582
Median daily rate £413 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.04% +1.31%
10th Percentile £215 £213 £225
90th Percentile £579 £600 £540
England median daily rate £475 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 50
Median hourly rate £25.33 £15.85 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.81% -10.78% -42.52%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.17 £12.83
90th Percentile £48.50 £39.93 £48.35
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year - +39.33% +0.48%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL Certification in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Birmingham +38 1 £110 -74.86% 5
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Management
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Nessus
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Zoho