The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.68% 3.43% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 5.22% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Average daily rate
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£440 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £305 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £345 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £18.40
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.77 - £46.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+3.11% -13.15%
ITIL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 134 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 78.16% 65.69% 56.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 74 106
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £213 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 12
Average hourly rate £34.02 £37.00 £20.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% +83.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £31.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 7 £305 - 2
Blackpool - 3 £453 - 1
Burnley - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 2
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
4 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
5 8 (20.51%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle
6 7 (17.95%) Finance
7 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.38%) Citrix
7 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (12.82%) XenServer
8 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
8 5 (12.82%) DHCP
8 5 (12.82%) DNS
8 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.82%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) AppSense
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (10.26%) SMS
9 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) Lync
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DHCP
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) MS Access
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Programme Planner
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Project Planner
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) XML Messaging
1 2 (5.13%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) Java EE
2 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 9 (23.08%) Service Management
3 8 (20.51%) Supplier Management
4 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) Metadata Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) ETL
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Management
6 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.69%) APMP
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) MCSE
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) XenServer
2 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.56%) Firmware
6 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.51%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) AppSense
5 3 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (7.69%) Curam
6 2 (5.13%) webMethods
6 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Compaq
6 2 (5.13%) Dell
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.56%) Talend
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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