The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 34 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing ITIL 65 47 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.37% 4.77% 10.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.46% 5.72% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £260 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 13
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -53.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
ITIL
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
871 821 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.39% 83.35% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 525 314
Median daily rate £425 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.35%
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 11 32 30
Median hourly rate £22.54 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £38.50 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +14 35 £475 +43.93% 2
Chester +9 17 £375 -11.76% 1
Knutsford -7 4 £325 -23.52% 1
Macclesfield -9 2 £450 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 42 (28.57%) Windows
1 42 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 40 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (23.13%) Service Management
4 33 (22.45%) Finance
5 25 (17.01%) ServiceNow
6 23 (15.65%) Change Management
6 23 (15.65%) HTTP
6 23 (15.65%) PRINCE2
6 23 (15.65%) JavaScript
6 23 (15.65%) Active Directory
7 22 (14.97%) MS Office
7 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
8 21 (14.29%) SOAP
8 21 (14.29%) Web Services
8 21 (14.29%) Citrix
8 21 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (13.61%) XML
9 20 (13.61%) CSS
9 20 (13.61%) HTML
9 20 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (13.61%) JSON
9 20 (13.61%) Windows 7
10 19 (12.93%) Computer Science
11 18 (12.24%) VMware
11 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (11.56%) Service Delivery
12 17 (11.56%) Problem Management
12 17 (11.56%) Degree
13 16 (10.88%) MS Excel

ITIL
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 11 (7.48%) IIS
2 9 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 7 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.36%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.36%) JBoss
7 2 (1.36%) nginx
7 2 (1.36%) Node.js
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (14.97%) MS Office
2 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (5.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.65%) HTTP
2 14 (9.52%) SSL
3 11 (7.48%) LAN
4 10 (6.80%) DNS
5 9 (6.12%) WAN
6 8 (5.44%) DHCP
7 7 (4.76%) Internet
7 7 (4.76%) VPN
8 6 (4.08%) SAN
8 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.72%) Firewall
10 3 (2.04%) VoIP
10 3 (2.04%) Wireless
11 2 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.68%) Avaya Modular Messaging
12 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 1 (0.68%) MPLS
12 1 (0.68%) NAS
12 1 (0.68%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.36%) MySQL
2 2 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.36%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.36%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.36%) JIRA
2 2 (1.36%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (22.45%) Finance
2 14 (9.52%) Banking
2 14 (9.52%) Local Government
3 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (19.05%) Service Manager
2 23 (15.65%) Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Developer
4 12 (8.16%) Service Analyst
5 11 (7.48%) Integration Manager
6 10 (6.80%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.80%) Service Desk Manager
6 10 (6.80%) Service Integration Manager
6 10 (6.80%) ServiceNow Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Digital Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
10 6 (4.08%) Migration Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.40%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.40%) Server Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.29%) SOAP
1 21 (14.29%) Web Services
2 20 (13.61%) CSS
2 20 (13.61%) HTML
2 20 (13.61%) JSON
2 20 (13.61%) XML
3 3 (2.04%) .NET
4 2 (1.36%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.36%) JSP
4 2 (1.36%) LAMP
4 2 (1.36%) Middleware
4 2 (1.36%) WAMP
5 1 (0.68%) J2EE
5 1 (0.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.93%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.08%) PMI
5 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.72%) User Experience
7 3 (2.04%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.36%) Clustering
8 2 (1.36%) Contactless
8 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.36%) PKI
9 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.68%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.68%) Informatics
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
9 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.57%) Windows
2 20 (13.61%) Windows 7
3 15 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.48%) Unix
6 9 (6.12%) Android
7 7 (4.76%) Linux
7 7 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.72%) AIX
10 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.13%) Service Management
3 23 (15.65%) Change Management
3 23 (15.65%) PRINCE2
4 20 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (11.56%) Problem Management
5 17 (11.56%) Service Delivery
6 14 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (9.52%) Web Design
7 12 (8.16%) DevOps
7 12 (8.16%) Project Management
7 12 (8.16%) Supplier Management
8 10 (6.80%) ITSM
8 10 (6.80%) Migration
8 10 (6.80%) Risk Management
8 10 (6.80%) Service Desk Management
9 9 (6.12%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.44%) Quality Management
11 7 (4.76%) Performance Management
12 6 (4.08%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.65%) JavaScript
2 8 (5.44%) Java
3 6 (4.08%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.40%) SQL
5 3 (2.04%) C++
5 3 (2.04%) PHP
5 3 (2.04%) Python
6 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.36%) C
6 2 (1.36%) Jython
6 2 (1.36%) VB
6 2 (1.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (11.56%) Degree
5 9 (6.12%) MCITP
5 9 (6.12%) MCSA
6 8 (5.44%) MCSE
7 7 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (4.76%) PMI Certification
7 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.40%) MCP
9 4 (2.72%) CCNA
9 4 (2.72%) CCNP
9 4 (2.72%) CISM
9 4 (2.72%) CISSP
10 3 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (2.04%) HND
11 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) SLA
2 10 (6.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (5.44%) COBIT
4 5 (3.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.36%) Val IT
6 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 23 (15.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.44%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.76%) XenApp
4 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.04%) vSphere
6 2 (1.36%) UAG
6 2 (1.36%) vCloud
6 2 (1.36%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) SCCM
2 6 (4.08%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.72%) Puppet
4 3 (2.04%) OpenView
5 2 (1.36%) Ansible
5 2 (1.36%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.36%) logstash
5 2 (1.36%) Nagios
5 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.36%) SCOM
5 2 (1.36%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.36%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.01%) ServiceNow
3 21 (14.29%) Citrix
4 18 (12.24%) VMware
5 11 (7.48%) Oracle
6 10 (6.80%) Juniper
7 9 (6.12%) Cisco
7 9 (6.12%) HP
8 3 (2.04%) AppSense
8 3 (2.04%) Avaya
8 3 (2.04%) IBM
9 2 (1.36%) Brocade
9 2 (1.36%) Lotus
9 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) Apple
10 1 (0.68%) ATG
10 1 (0.68%) BT
10 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.68%) Remedy
10 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
Warrington, Cheshire
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