The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 107 88 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.50% 4.52% 5.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 5.68% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £244 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +10.00%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1394 1550 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 84.74% 79.61% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 894 711
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 30
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.35 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +6 12 £550 - 1
Oldham +5 5 - - 3
Cheadle - 1 £450 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 56 (27.18%) Service Management
2 47 (22.82%) Windows
3 37 (17.96%) Active Directory
4 36 (17.48%) PRINCE2
5 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
6 32 (15.53%) ITIL V3
7 30 (14.56%) ITIL Certification
8 29 (14.08%) Problem Management
9 27 (13.11%) VMware
10 24 (11.65%) Cisco
10 24 (11.65%) WAN
10 24 (11.65%) Configuration Management
10 24 (11.65%) Project Management
11 23 (11.17%) Service Delivery
11 23 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (10.68%) Security Cleared
12 22 (10.68%) ServiceNow
12 22 (10.68%) Windows Server
13 21 (10.19%) Data Centre
13 21 (10.19%) Change Management
13 21 (10.19%) Finance
14 20 (9.71%) Firewall
15 19 (9.22%) LAN
16 18 (8.74%) Unix
16 18 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (8.74%) SC Cleared
17 17 (8.25%) Release Management
17 17 (8.25%) QA
17 17 (8.25%) Migration
18 16 (7.77%) Linux

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.88%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (7.77%) MS Office
2 12 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) IaaS
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
3 2 (0.97%) PaaS
3 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.65%) WAN
2 20 (9.71%) Firewall
3 19 (9.22%) LAN
4 16 (7.77%) SAN
5 13 (6.31%) Network Security
6 12 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (5.83%) DNS
6 12 (5.83%) SSL
7 9 (4.37%) VoIP
8 8 (3.88%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.40%) DHCP
10 6 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.43%) VLAN
12 4 (1.94%) NAS
12 4 (1.94%) VPN
12 4 (1.94%) Wireless
13 3 (1.46%) WLAN
14 2 (0.97%) Extranet
14 2 (0.97%) IPsec
14 2 (0.97%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.46%) QlikView
3 2 (0.97%) Big Data
3 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.97%) MySQL
3 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.97%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.97%) JIRA
1 2 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 21 (10.19%) Finance
2 11 (5.34%) Banking
3 10 (4.85%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.37%) Law
5 6 (2.91%) Legal
6 4 (1.94%) Automotive
7 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Electronics
8 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.97%) Retail
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (24.27%) Analyst
2 33 (16.02%) Service Manager
3 12 (5.83%) Desktop Support
3 12 (5.83%) ITIL Manager
3 12 (5.83%) Support Analyst
4 11 (5.34%) Business Analyst
4 11 (5.34%) Service Analyst
5 9 (4.37%) Consultant
5 9 (4.37%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (4.37%) Desktop Analyst
5 9 (4.37%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 8 (3.88%) Developer
6 8 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (3.88%) Product Manager
6 8 (3.88%) Security Manager
6 8 (3.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (3.88%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (3.40%) Incident Manager
7 7 (3.40%) Project Manager
7 7 (3.40%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.40%) AngularJS
1 7 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (2.43%) Velocity
2 5 (2.43%) Web Services
3 2 (0.97%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.49%) .NET
4 1 (0.49%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.19%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.37%) PKI
3 9 (4.37%) User Experience
4 8 (3.88%) Life Science
4 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.40%) Ergonomics
6 6 (2.91%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.91%) NHS
7 5 (2.43%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.94%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.94%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Clustering
9 3 (1.46%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.46%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.97%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (22.82%) Windows
2 22 (10.68%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.74%) Unix
4 16 (7.77%) Linux
5 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.40%) Solaris
7 7 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.43%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.94%) AIX
10 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.18%) Service Management
2 36 (17.48%) PRINCE2
3 32 (15.53%) ITIL V3
4 29 (14.08%) Problem Management
5 24 (11.65%) Configuration Management
5 24 (11.65%) Project Management
6 23 (11.17%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (11.17%) Service Delivery
7 21 (10.19%) Change Management
8 17 (8.25%) Migration
8 17 (8.25%) Release Management
9 15 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.80%) ITSM
11 13 (6.31%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.83%) Service Design
13 11 (5.34%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (5.34%) Process Improvement
14 9 (4.37%) Business Analysis
14 9 (4.37%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) JavaScript
2 7 (3.40%) SQL
3 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.46%) C
4 3 (1.46%) Python
5 2 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.49%) C#
6 1 (0.49%) C++
6 1 (0.49%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) PHP
6 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (14.56%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.74%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.85%) CCNP
6 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.88%) ISEB
8 6 (2.91%) CCNA
8 6 (2.91%) MCP
9 4 (1.94%) CISSP
9 4 (1.94%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.97%) CCDA
10 2 (0.97%) CCDP
10 2 (0.97%) CISM
10 2 (0.97%) MCSE
10 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.49%) CISMP
11 1 (0.49%) MCSA
11 1 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.25%) QA
2 16 (7.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (7.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) COBIT
4 1 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.49%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) SSAE 16
4 1 (0.49%) Val IT
System Software
1 37 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.43%) XenApp
4 3 (1.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.97%) KVM
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.49%) GPFS
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.31%) SCCM
2 8 (3.88%) Tivoli
3 7 (3.40%) SCOM
3 7 (3.40%) SmoothWall
3 7 (3.40%) WSUS
4 4 (1.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.94%) Puppet
5 3 (1.46%) Ansible
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.97%) Cacti
6 2 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.97%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.97%) Nagios
6 2 (0.97%) Nessus
6 2 (0.97%) Salt
6 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.49%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.49%) Nmap
7 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.11%) VMware
3 24 (11.65%) Cisco
4 22 (10.68%) ServiceNow
5 16 (7.77%) Citrix
6 11 (5.34%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.85%) Oracle
8 9 (4.37%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.88%) Clearswift
10 7 (3.40%) Avaya
10 7 (3.40%) LANDesk
11 6 (2.91%) NetIQ
11 6 (2.91%) Wyse
12 5 (2.43%) Juniper
12 5 (2.43%) Veritas
13 4 (1.94%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.94%) Webroot
14 3 (1.46%) Apple
14 3 (1.46%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.46%) Splunk