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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 31 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.44% 5.76% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.72% 8.59% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £479
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -9.88%
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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
226 128 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 76.09% 67.02% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 76 83
Average daily rate £344 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £753 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+409.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) Finance
5 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 15 (31.25%) VMware
6 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
8 13 (27.08%) DNS
9 12 (25.00%) Citrix
9 12 (25.00%) MCP
9 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (18.75%) Banking
12 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (14.58%) ETL
12 7 (14.58%) DHCP
12 7 (14.58%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
13 6 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (12.50%) Patch Management
13 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (12.50%) Migration
13 6 (12.50%) Fat Client

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.33%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 7 (14.58%) DHCP
3 6 (12.50%) FTP
3 6 (12.50%) HTTP
3 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 6 (12.50%) LAN
3 6 (12.50%) WAN
3 6 (12.50%) SMTP
3 6 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) NAS
4 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.08%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Publishing
4 1 (2.08%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Local Government
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Applications Support
4 10 (20.83%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Desktop Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Programme Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix Support
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Clustering
1 6 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 6 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.25%) CLARiiON
2 3 (6.25%) EMC Centera
2 3 (6.25%) Data Extraction
2 3 (6.25%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ETL
2 6 (12.50%) Migration
2 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 4 (8.33%) Service Management
4 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) ITSM
4 3 (6.25%) Server Building
4 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.25%) Change Control
4 3 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) ERP
6 1 (2.08%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Change Management
6 1 (2.08%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.00%) MCP
2 12 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (14.58%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.08%) CCEE
7 1 (2.08%) CCEA
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.08%) MCSE
7 1 (2.08%) CCNP
7 1 (2.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.33%) XenApp
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.25%) Xen
6 3 (6.25%) Firmware
7 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) EMC
5 3 (6.25%) NetApp
5 3 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £230 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago