The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.50% 14.84% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 16.96% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 0
Median daily rate £423 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +13.33%
ITIL
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
90 112 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 81.08% 87.50% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 37
Median daily rate £403 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 19
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 5 (50.00%) MS Project
2 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (20.00%) Local Government
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Project
2 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITSM
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware