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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.28% 7.95% 13.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 9.09% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £364 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £490 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 12
Median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £20.97 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £15.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -7.46%
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
157 209 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.93% 87.45% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 144 67
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.29 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 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 Chester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 19 (47.50%) Local Government
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (37.50%) Change Management
5 14 (35.00%) Finance
5 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (30.00%) Citrix
6 12 (30.00%) VMware
7 11 (27.50%) Banking
7 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
8 10 (25.00%) Migration
8 10 (25.00%) Oracle
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
10 8 (20.00%) IIS
10 8 (20.00%) MCSA
10 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (20.00%) Office 365
10 8 (20.00%) SCCM
11 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (17.50%) MCITP
11 7 (17.50%) DHCP
11 7 (17.50%) DNS
11 7 (17.50%) MCSE
11 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2

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 8 (20.00%) IIS
1 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.50%) Maximo
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DHCP
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) SSL
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 3 (7.50%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (47.50%) Local Government
2 14 (35.00%) Finance
3 11 (27.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Applications Support
3 6 (15.00%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.50%) ICT Manager
5 3 (7.50%) ICT Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior ICT Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Contactless
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.00%) Unix
5 5 (12.50%) Android
6 4 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.00%) AIX
8 2 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Change Management
2 10 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.00%) Information Security
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.00%) Data Management
8 2 (5.00%) ITSM
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Service Management
8 2 (5.00%) System Testing
8 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Jython
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSA
3 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (17.50%) MCITP
3 7 (17.50%) MCSE
4 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.50%) CISM
5 3 (7.50%) CISSP
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) CCNP
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) COBIT
1 4 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Citrix
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (7.50%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) AppSense
6 2 (5.00%) BMC
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
Bray leino
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago