The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 25 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.42% 3.93% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.87% 6.19% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £479
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -14.18%
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Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 113 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 77.44% 63.48% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 61 71
Average daily rate £475 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (28.30%) SQL
4 15 (28.30%) PRINCE2
5 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
5 14 (26.42%) Finance
5 14 (26.42%) VMware
6 13 (24.53%) DNS
6 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (24.53%) MCP
6 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
8 11 (20.75%) Citrix
9 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.98%) MS Office
10 9 (16.98%) Project Management
11 8 (15.09%) Migration
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.09%) WAN
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
12 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
12 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.21%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (13.21%) DHCP
12 7 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (13.21%) LAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) DNS
2 8 (15.09%) WAN
3 7 (13.21%) DHCP
3 7 (13.21%) LAN
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) FTP
4 6 (11.32%) HTTP
4 6 (11.32%) SMTP
4 6 (11.32%) SSL
5 3 (5.66%) SAN
5 3 (5.66%) NAS
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Local Government
3 3 (5.66%) Publishing
4 1 (1.89%) Military
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Project Manager
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Desktop Administrator
4 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Support
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Thin Client
1 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
2 6 (11.32%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.66%) EMC Centera
4 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) PRINCE2
2 9 (16.98%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Migration
4 6 (11.32%) Change Management
4 6 (11.32%) ETL
4 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.32%) Patch Management
5 5 (9.43%) ITSM
6 4 (7.55%) Service Management
7 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
7 3 (5.66%) Server Building
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.66%) Change Control
8 2 (3.77%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Matrix Management
9 1 (1.89%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (24.53%) MCP
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (13.21%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.43%) Degree
6 5 (9.43%) CITP
6 5 (9.43%) HNC
6 5 (9.43%) HND
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (13.21%) Terminal Services
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.66%) XenApp
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.66%) Xen
6 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) NetApp
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec
4 3 (5.66%) EMC
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
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