The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank - 80 59
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.20% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £260 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.97 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.97 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +19.82%
ITIL V3
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
861 841 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.42% 83.43% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 533 322
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 30
Median hourly rate £26.75 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Cheshire region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Cheshire region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) Skype

ITIL V3
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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) IBM