The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.68% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £11.55 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+99.13% -23.00%
ITIL V3
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 114 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.19% 80.85% 89.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 70 71
Average daily rate £400 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -32.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £14.71 £25.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL V3.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) IBM