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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.22% 8.57% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 11.25% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Average daily rate £185 £663 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.07% +65.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £145.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.33
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +1.85%
ITIL
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
192 160 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.01% 76.19% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 87 42
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
5 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (20.69%) Citrix
6 6 (20.69%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
6 6 (20.69%) Office 365
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) VMware
8 4 (13.79%) vSphere
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (13.79%) JIRA
8 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) IIS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 2 (6.90%) Confluence
5 1 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
3 6 (20.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL Service Design Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Project Management
1 4 (13.79%) Time Management
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.90%) Release Management
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) ETL
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) HNC
2 1 (3.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
1 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (3.45%) OpenText
6 1 (3.45%) SimCorp