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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.76% 5.78% 14.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 6.58% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £355 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £451 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £15.75 £15.89
% change year-on-year
+32.79% -0.88%
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
147 152 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 79.03% 87.86% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 80 43
Median daily rate £425 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 13
Median hourly rate £20.78 £34.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.76% -1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Change Management
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Banking
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 8 (32.00%) IIS
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) MCSE
7 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
7 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
7 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (24.00%) Supplier Management
7 6 (24.00%) Local Government
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) MCSA
8 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.00%) DNS
8 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) Citrix
9 4 (16.00%) MS Office

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 (32.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) SSL
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Unix
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) AIX
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) Network Design
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 2 (8.00%) System Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Jython
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (16.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (16.00%) MCITP
5 3 (12.00%) CISM
5 3 (12.00%) CISSP
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) COBIT
1 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) AppSense
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) F5