The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.34% 7.14% 9.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 9.09% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 88.28% 78.57% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 27 29
Average daily rate £425 £375 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing ITIL 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.

1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) IGRP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Service Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Mortgage Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Contactless
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Nortel
2 1 (12.50%) RainStor
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata