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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 19 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.06% 4.23% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 30.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £200 £458 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -18.57%
ITIL Certification
Cheshire

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
10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.31% 14.08% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate £433 £458 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% +10.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £369 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Java

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow