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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.15% 11.27% 15.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 17.39% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate £300 £436 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.19% +29.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £407 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £455 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 73.20% 64.79% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) SCCM
5 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Teradata
6 1 (6.67%) Android

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Contactless
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Apple
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) RainStor
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata