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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.06% 3.53% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 4.48% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
Average daily rate £315 £445 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.21% +27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £473 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.35
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +1.69%
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
307 335 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 77.72% 78.82% 65.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 230 91
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £47.40 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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
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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Blackpool -5 8 £525 +16.02%
Skelmersdale - 4 £170 -
Blackburn - 1 £275 - 1
Nelson - 1 £315 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.88%) Windows
3 20 (27.40%) VMware
4 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (23.29%) Citrix
5 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
6 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
7 13 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (16.44%) XenApp
8 12 (16.44%) XenServer
8 12 (16.44%) XenDesktop
8 12 (16.44%) DHCP
8 12 (16.44%) DNS
9 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
9 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
9 11 (15.07%) Skype for Business
10 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
10 10 (13.70%) Service Management
10 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
11 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (12.33%) MCSE
12 8 (10.96%) MS Office
12 8 (10.96%) Web Services
12 8 (10.96%) SQL
12 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
12 8 (10.96%) Degree
13 7 (9.59%) SQL Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (20.55%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
3 11 (15.07%) Skype for Business
4 6 (8.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (5.48%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.48%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) Node.js
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Office
2 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) DHCP
1 12 (16.44%) DNS
2 7 (9.59%) SMS
3 6 (8.22%) VoIP
4 5 (6.85%) HTTP
4 5 (6.85%) Internet
5 4 (5.48%) SAN
5 4 (5.48%) SMTP
6 3 (4.11%) Firewall
6 3 (4.11%) LAN
6 3 (4.11%) WAN
7 1 (1.37%) Broadband
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.37%) DSL
7 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.48%) SQLite
3 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) JUnit
2 4 (5.48%) NUnit
2 4 (5.48%) PHPUnit
2 4 (5.48%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (12.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (9.59%) Analyst
2 7 (9.59%) Developer
2 7 (9.59%) Head of Operations
3 6 (8.22%) Service Manager
4 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (6.85%) Digital Developer
4 5 (6.85%) Head of Testing
5 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Head of Service Operations
5 4 (5.48%) IT Support
5 4 (5.48%) Release Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.11%) Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) DBA
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Exchange Support
6 3 (4.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) Web Services
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.85%) CSS
4 4 (5.48%) CAML
4 4 (5.48%) Django
4 4 (5.48%) jQuery
4 4 (5.48%) LAMP
4 4 (5.48%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) HTML5
5 1 (1.37%) JSON
5 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (1.37%) Middleware
5 1 (1.37%) SOAP
5 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.74%) iPad
3 2 (2.74%) iPhone
3 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) HACMP
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) Unix
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) Linux
6 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.74%) MVS
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.37%) AIX
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.70%) Service Delivery
2 10 (13.70%) Service Management
3 7 (9.59%) ITSM
3 7 (9.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (8.22%) Data Management
4 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.85%) Project Management
5 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (6.85%) Web Design
6 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
6 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL V3
6 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.48%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (5.48%) Software Audit
6 4 (5.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.96%) SQL
3 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.22%) VBA
4 5 (6.85%) C#
5 4 (5.48%) C
5 4 (5.48%) C++
5 4 (5.48%) FQL
5 4 (5.48%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) PHP
5 4 (5.48%) Python
5 4 (5.48%) Ruby
5 4 (5.48%) VB
5 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) MCSE
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.96%) Degree
3 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (5.48%) CCNA
5 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.11%) MCP
6 3 (4.11%) MCSA
7 2 (2.74%) CISA
7 2 (2.74%) CISM
7 2 (2.74%) CISSP
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.37%) APMP
8 1 (1.37%) CCNP
8 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) COBIT
2 2 (2.74%) COSO
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.44%) XenApp
2 12 (16.44%) XenDesktop
2 12 (16.44%) XenServer
3 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (6.85%) vSphere
6 4 (5.48%) BitLocker
6 4 (5.48%) Brightmail
7 1 (1.37%) GPFS
7 1 (1.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) SCSM
3 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) VMware
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.29%) Citrix
4 7 (9.59%) AppSense
4 7 (9.59%) HP
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
5 5 (6.85%) Compaq
5 5 (6.85%) Dell
5 5 (6.85%) ServiceNow
5 5 (6.85%) ThinPrint
6 4 (5.48%) IronPort
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle
6 4 (5.48%) Symantec
7 2 (2.74%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 2 (2.74%) Stellent
8 1 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) Juniper
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Sun
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