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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 37 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 55 66 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.98% 6.50% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 7.70% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.50 £17.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.77%
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
933 857 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.51% 84.35% 81.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 539 304
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 49
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 £14.84 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 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 1 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 -8 20 £483 +85.57% 4
Chester -2 18 £375 -6.25% 4
Knutsford -15 3 £325 -24.63% 1
Macclesfield -10 2 £440 -7.36% 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 44 (29.53%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.85%) Windows
3 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.81%) Finance
5 28 (18.79%) Service Management
6 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
6 25 (16.78%) MS Office
6 25 (16.78%) ServiceNow
7 24 (16.11%) Change Management
8 23 (15.44%) HTTP
9 22 (14.77%) Active Directory
9 22 (14.77%) Web Services
10 21 (14.09%) CSS
10 21 (14.09%) SOAP
10 21 (14.09%) HTML
10 21 (14.09%) Local Government
10 21 (14.09%) Windows 7
11 20 (13.42%) JSON
11 20 (13.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (13.42%) XML
11 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
11 20 (13.42%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (12.75%) Citrix
13 18 (12.08%) MS Excel
13 18 (12.08%) Computer Science
13 18 (12.08%) Problem Management
14 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
14 17 (11.41%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (10.74%) SLA

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 9 (6.04%) IIS
2 8 (5.37%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.70%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.03%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.01%) Apache
7 2 (1.34%) CMS
7 2 (1.34%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.34%) nginx
7 2 (1.34%) Node.js
7 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (16.78%) MS Office
2 18 (12.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
3 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.34%) Maximo
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) Office 365
3 2 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.44%) HTTP
2 13 (8.72%) SSL
3 10 (6.71%) WAN
4 9 (6.04%) DNS
4 9 (6.04%) LAN
5 8 (5.37%) DHCP
5 8 (5.37%) VPN
6 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.03%) Firewall
7 6 (4.03%) Internet
8 5 (3.36%) SAN
9 3 (2.01%) Wireless
10 2 (1.34%) Avaya Modular Messaging
10 2 (1.34%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.34%) VoIP
10 2 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.67%) BGP
11 1 (0.67%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.67%) MPLS
11 1 (0.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.34%) ClearQuest
1 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.34%) Travis CI
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) MSI
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (20.81%) Finance
2 21 (14.09%) Local Government
3 16 (10.74%) Banking
4 8 (5.37%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.34%) Retail
6 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Back Office
7 1 (0.67%) Front Office
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.46%) Analyst
2 24 (16.11%) Service Manager
3 20 (13.42%) Developer
4 13 (8.72%) Applications Support
5 12 (8.05%) Service Analyst
6 10 (6.71%) Service Desk Manager
6 10 (6.71%) ServiceNow Developer
7 9 (6.04%) Applications Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Applications Support Manager
8 8 (5.37%) IT Manager
8 8 (5.37%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.37%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (5.37%) Support Manager
9 7 (4.70%) Digital Developer
9 7 (4.70%) IT Services Manager
9 7 (4.70%) Migration Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.03%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.03%) Support Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.77%) Web Services
2 21 (14.09%) CSS
2 21 (14.09%) HTML
2 21 (14.09%) SOAP
3 20 (13.42%) JSON
3 20 (13.42%) XML
4 2 (1.34%) .NET
4 2 (1.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.67%) CSS3
5 1 (0.67%) HTML5
5 1 (0.67%) J2EE
5 1 (0.67%) jQuery
5 1 (0.67%) JSP
5 1 (0.67%) LAMP
5 1 (0.67%) RESTful
5 1 (0.67%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.04%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.36%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.68%) PMI
7 3 (2.01%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.34%) Clustering
8 2 (1.34%) Contactless
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.67%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) Informatics
9 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) PKI
9 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.85%) Windows
2 21 (14.09%) Windows 7
3 14 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.04%) Android
4 9 (6.04%) Unix
4 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.03%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.03%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.36%) Linux
8 3 (2.01%) AIX
9 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.79%) Service Management
3 24 (16.11%) Change Management
4 20 (13.42%) PRINCE2
4 20 (13.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (12.08%) Problem Management
6 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.40%) Migration
7 14 (9.40%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (9.40%) Web Design
8 12 (8.05%) ITSM
9 10 (6.71%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.71%) Service Desk Management
10 8 (5.37%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.37%) Project Management
10 8 (5.37%) Quality Management
10 8 (5.37%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.70%) Performance Management
12 6 (4.03%) ITIL V3
12 6 (4.03%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.36%) C++
2 5 (3.36%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.36%) SQL
3 4 (2.68%) C
3 4 (2.68%) Java
3 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.68%) Python
4 2 (1.34%) Jython
4 2 (1.34%) PHP
4 2 (1.34%) VB
4 2 (1.34%) VBScript
5 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (13.42%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (11.41%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.04%) Degree
4 9 (6.04%) MCSA
5 8 (5.37%) MCITP
6 7 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (4.70%) MCSE
7 6 (4.03%) CCNP
7 6 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (3.36%) CCNA
8 5 (3.36%) MCP
9 4 (2.68%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.01%) APMP
10 3 (2.01%) CISM
10 3 (2.01%) CISSP
11 2 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) SLA
2 12 (8.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (5.37%) COBIT
4 5 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.34%) Val IT
6 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 22 (14.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.37%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.68%) XenApp
5 2 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.34%) vCloud
5 2 (1.34%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.34%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.67%) UAG
6 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.05%) SCCM
2 5 (3.36%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.01%) OpenView
3 3 (2.01%) Puppet
4 2 (1.34%) Ansible
4 2 (1.34%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.34%) logstash
4 2 (1.34%) Nagios
4 2 (1.34%) SmoothWall
4 2 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.34%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.67%) SCOM
5 1 (0.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (29.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.78%) ServiceNow
3 19 (12.75%) Citrix
4 16 (10.74%) VMware
5 11 (7.38%) Juniper
6 10 (6.71%) Cisco
7 9 (6.04%) Oracle
8 7 (4.70%) HP
9 4 (2.68%) Avaya
10 3 (2.01%) BMC
10 3 (2.01%) IBM
10 3 (2.01%) Remedy
11 2 (1.34%) AppSense
11 2 (1.34%) Lotus
12 1 (0.67%) EMC
12 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.67%) Nortel
12 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.67%) SAP
12 1 (0.67%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
Bray leino
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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