The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 17 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.23% 5.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£458 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.90% 10.34% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £460 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

ITIL Certification
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Sun

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Sun