The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 3 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 63 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.59% 8.33% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% 9.47% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 20
Median daily rate £430 £396 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% +13.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £157 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 0
Median hourly rate £53.00 £30.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +9.32%
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
252 486 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 82.35% 88.04% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 340 189
Median daily rate £450 £458 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.74% +8.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 20
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.00 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -41.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.59 £21.50 £18.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £56.97 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +23 41 £450 +4.95% 1
Fleetwood - 5 £575 -
Burnley - 3 £225 -
Chorley -2 2 £300 -
Preston -9 1 - - 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 55 (49.11%) Service Management
2 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.68%) Change Management
4 25 (22.32%) Oracle
5 23 (20.54%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
6 18 (16.07%) ITSM
6 18 (16.07%) Oracle EBS
7 17 (15.18%) LAN
7 17 (15.18%) SaaS
7 17 (15.18%) IaaS
8 16 (14.29%) PaaS
8 16 (14.29%) Open Source
8 16 (14.29%) Cisco
9 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
9 15 (13.39%) WAN
9 15 (13.39%) Degree
9 15 (13.39%) Problem Management
9 15 (13.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 14 (12.50%) High Availability
10 14 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 14 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 14 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
11 13 (11.61%) Data Management
12 12 (10.71%) ITIL V3
12 12 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (10.71%) CCNA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (4.46%) Drupal
2 5 (4.46%) IIS
2 5 (4.46%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) IaaS
1 17 (15.18%) SaaS
2 16 (14.29%) PaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) LAN
2 15 (13.39%) WAN
3 8 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (5.36%) Firewall
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) SAN
5 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.68%) VoIP
5 3 (2.68%) VPN
6 2 (1.79%) Softphone
6 2 (1.79%) Symposium
7 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
2 15 (13.39%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (8.93%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.89%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.89%) MagicDraw
3 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (8.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) General Ledger
3 1 (0.89%) Local Government
3 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (9.82%) Service Manager
3 10 (8.93%) DBA
3 10 (8.93%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (8.04%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Administrator
6 7 (6.25%) Architect
6 7 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
6 7 (6.25%) Technical Writer
7 6 (5.36%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Operations Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Consultant
9 4 (3.57%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.89%) LAMP
2 1 (0.89%) SOAP
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) User Experience
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.46%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.46%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.68%) NHS
5 2 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.89%) CESG
6 1 (0.89%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.89%) iPad
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Licensing
6 1 (0.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Windows
2 8 (7.14%) Linux
3 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) AIX
6 2 (1.79%) Unix
6 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (49.11%) Service Management
2 32 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.68%) Change Management
4 23 (20.54%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (16.07%) ITSM
6 16 (14.29%) Open Source
7 15 (13.39%) Problem Management
8 14 (12.50%) High Availability
8 14 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 14 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 13 (11.61%) Data Management
9 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
10 12 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (10.71%) DevOps
10 12 (10.71%) ITIL V3
11 11 (9.82%) Project Management
12 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 8 (7.14%) TOGAF
14 7 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) SQL
2 5 (4.46%) C
2 5 (4.46%) Java
2 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.46%) Perl
2 5 (4.46%) Python
2 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.68%) C#
3 3 (2.68%) Ruby
4 1 (0.89%) PHP
4 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 14 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.71%) CCNA
4 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
5 10 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (5.36%) CCIE
6 6 (5.36%) CCNP
7 4 (3.57%) MCSE
7 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.68%) RHCSA
8 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.79%) ISEB
9 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.89%) CBAP
10 1 (0.89%) CISSP
10 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.89%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.89%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.89%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) AirWatch
1 5 (4.46%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.57%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) SCOM
3 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (22.32%) Oracle
2 16 (14.29%) Cisco
3 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.14%) HP
5 7 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.36%) Citrix
6 6 (5.36%) VMware
7 5 (4.46%) Apple
7 5 (4.46%) Intel Security
7 5 (4.46%) Samsung
7 5 (4.46%) Symantec
7 5 (4.46%) Verint
8 3 (2.68%) CA
8 3 (2.68%) Canon
8 3 (2.68%) Dell
8 3 (2.68%) IBM
8 3 (2.68%) Juniper
8 3 (2.68%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.68%) Veeam
9 2 (1.79%) EqualLogic
Blackpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago