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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 26 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.99% 5.68% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 10.42% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £269 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £22.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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
307 144 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 70.74% 54.55% 60.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 68 153
Average daily rate £425 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 14 11
Average hourly rate £63.00 £70.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Blackpool - 17 £378 - 1
Preston -7 5 - - 1
Burnley - - - -
Chorley - - - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (35.71%) Windows
2 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
4 18 (25.71%) Citrix
4 18 (25.71%) VMware
5 16 (22.86%) Service Management
5 16 (22.86%) Project Management
5 16 (22.86%) DHCP
5 16 (22.86%) DNS
5 16 (22.86%) PRINCE2
5 16 (22.86%) XenDesktop
5 16 (22.86%) XenApp
6 15 (21.43%) XenServer
6 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 12 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (15.71%) HP
8 11 (15.71%) Degree
8 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (14.29%) MCSE
9 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 10 (14.29%) SMS
9 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 10 (14.29%) AppSense
9 10 (14.29%) Supplier Management
10 9 (12.86%) Microsoft App-V

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (12.86%) Lync
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project
1 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.43%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.43%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.86%) DHCP
1 16 (22.86%) DNS
2 10 (14.29%) SMS
3 3 (4.29%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (2.86%) Wireless
4 2 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.43%) FWSM
5 1 (1.43%) Firewall
5 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
5 1 (1.43%) WLAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Analyst
2 8 (11.43%) Data Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Service Manager
3 6 (8.57%) Test Manager
3 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Programme Planner
5 4 (5.71%) Release Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Project Planner
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.86%) Planning Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) Java EE
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) Firmware
2 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (35.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.86%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) PRINCE2
1 16 (22.86%) Project Management
1 16 (22.86%) Service Management
2 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 10 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 8 (11.43%) Data Management
3 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
3 8 (11.43%) ETL
3 8 (11.43%) Migration
3 8 (11.43%) Data Migration
3 8 (11.43%) Metadata Management
4 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 6 (8.57%) Validation
5 5 (7.14%) Release Management
6 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.29%) MODAF
6 3 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (4.29%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBA
3 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (15.71%) Degree
5 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (14.29%) MCSE
6 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (5.71%) ISEB
8 3 (4.29%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.29%) APMP
8 3 (4.29%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.43%) CCNP
10 1 (1.43%) CCNA
10 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.43%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.86%) XenDesktop
2 16 (22.86%) XenApp
3 15 (21.43%) XenServer
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (11.43%) vSphere
6 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.43%) Brightmail
6 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.71%) Citrix
2 18 (25.71%) VMware
3 11 (15.71%) HP
4 10 (14.29%) AppSense
5 9 (12.86%) Oracle
6 8 (11.43%) Compaq
6 8 (11.43%) Dell
7 7 (10.00%) Talend
8 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
9 1 (1.43%) McAfee
9 1 (1.43%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.43%) IronPort
9 1 (1.43%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.43%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) NetApp
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago