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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.53% 3.31% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 4.85% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Average daily rate
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£244 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £385 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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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
133 103 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 71.51% 68.21% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 69 68
Average daily rate £345 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.07 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.52% -19.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) DB2
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 2 (9.09%) DMZ
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Law

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) DMZ
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (4.55%) MGCP
3 1 (4.55%) H.323
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Operations Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Service Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Printer Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior SAP Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.55%) IVR
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Project Management
1 4 (18.18%) Service Management
1 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Dell
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) IBM