The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank - 61 61
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 0 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.29% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.07% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Median daily rate - £396 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.97 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.20% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
108 184 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.51% 18.24% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 105 92
Median daily rate £523 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.62% +19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £235 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.17% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £33.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Cheshire region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) iPhone
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (60.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) BMC
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) IBM