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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West / Manchester
Rank 17 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL 103 85 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.39% 4.37% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.90% 5.31% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 36 41
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £240 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 17
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.39 £17.00 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +8.50%

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
1157 1601 1092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 83.00% 82.40% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 932 671
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 32
Median hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +14 27 £475 - 1
Oldham +7 6 - -
Bolton +1 2 £405 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 44 (24.31%) Service Management
2 42 (23.20%) PRINCE2
3 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.99%) ITIL V3
4 38 (20.99%) ServiceNow
5 36 (19.89%) Windows
6 27 (14.92%) Security Cleared
7 26 (14.36%) Change Management
8 25 (13.81%) SC Cleared
9 23 (12.71%) ITIL Certification
9 23 (12.71%) Problem Management
10 22 (12.15%) Active Directory
10 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
10 22 (12.15%) Finance
11 21 (11.60%) Project Management
12 20 (11.05%) Service Delivery
13 19 (10.50%) Cisco
14 18 (9.94%) Release Management
15 17 (9.39%) JavaScript
15 17 (9.39%) ITSM
16 16 (8.84%) Scrum
16 16 (8.84%) MS Office
16 16 (8.84%) WAN
16 16 (8.84%) QA
16 16 (8.84%) DevOps
17 15 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (8.29%) Linux
17 15 (8.29%) Configuration Management
18 14 (7.73%) SLA
18 14 (7.73%) VMware

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 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.87%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.76%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.55%) Apache
5 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (8.84%) MS Office
2 8 (4.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.66%) MS Project
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.10%) IaaS
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
2 2 (1.10%) PaaS
2 2 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.84%) WAN
2 13 (7.18%) Firewall
3 12 (6.63%) DNS
3 12 (6.63%) LAN
4 11 (6.08%) Network Security
5 9 (4.97%) LDAP
6 8 (4.42%) SAN
6 8 (4.42%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.87%) DHCP
7 7 (3.87%) SSL
8 6 (3.31%) VoIP
9 4 (2.21%) NAS
9 4 (2.21%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.66%) VLAN
11 2 (1.10%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.10%) IPv4
11 2 (1.10%) VPN
11 2 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) MySQL
3 2 (1.10%) Big Data
3 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.10%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.55%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Selenium
2 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 22 (12.15%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Banking
3 5 (2.76%) Automotive
4 4 (2.21%) Law
4 4 (2.21%) Legal
4 4 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Electronics
6 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (17.68%) Analyst
2 24 (13.26%) Service Manager
3 15 (8.29%) Developer
4 10 (5.52%) ITIL Manager
4 10 (5.52%) Service Analyst
5 9 (4.97%) Product Manager
5 9 (4.97%) ServiceNow Developer
6 8 (4.42%) Architect
6 8 (4.42%) Project Manager
7 7 (3.87%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.87%) Consultant
7 7 (3.87%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (3.87%) Service Desk Engineer
7 7 (3.87%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.31%) IT Support
8 6 (3.31%) ITIL Service Manager
8 6 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (3.31%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (7.18%) Web Services
3 11 (6.08%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.42%) Velocity
5 4 (2.21%) HTML
5 4 (2.21%) XML
6 2 (1.10%) Middleware
7 1 (0.55%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.55%) LAMP
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.52%) User Experience
4 9 (4.97%) Web 2.0
5 8 (4.42%) Ergonomics
5 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.31%) PKI
7 4 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.21%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.66%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.66%) NHS
9 2 (1.10%) CMDB
9 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Life Science
9 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Replication
9 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.89%) Windows
2 15 (8.29%) Linux
3 14 (7.73%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.18%) Unix
5 9 (4.97%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.55%) AIX
11 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.55%) Solaris
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.31%) Service Management
2 42 (23.20%) PRINCE2
3 39 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (20.99%) ITIL V3
5 26 (14.36%) Change Management
6 23 (12.71%) Problem Management
7 21 (11.60%) Project Management
8 20 (11.05%) Service Delivery
9 18 (9.94%) Release Management
10 17 (9.39%) ITSM
11 16 (8.84%) DevOps
11 16 (8.84%) Scrum
12 15 (8.29%) Configuration Management
13 14 (7.73%) Migration
14 12 (6.63%) SDLC
14 12 (6.63%) Workflow
15 11 (6.08%) Incident Management
15 11 (6.08%) Process Improvement
15 11 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.39%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.31%) SQL
3 4 (2.21%) Python
4 3 (1.66%) Perl
5 2 (1.10%) C
5 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.55%) C#
6 1 (0.55%) C++
6 1 (0.55%) Java
6 1 (0.55%) PHP
6 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (14.92%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.81%) SC Cleared
3 23 (12.71%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.63%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.42%) CCNA
5 8 (4.42%) ISEB
6 7 (3.87%) CCNP
7 4 (2.21%) CCDA
7 4 (2.21%) CCDP
8 3 (1.66%) CISSP
8 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (1.10%) Degree
9 2 (1.10%) MCSE
9 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.55%) CCENT
10 1 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.55%) CLAS
10 1 (0.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) QA
2 14 (7.73%) SLA
3 6 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 22 (12.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.10%) KVM
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.10%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.76%) SCCM
2 4 (2.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (2.21%) Puppet
2 4 (2.21%) SmoothWall
2 4 (2.21%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.10%) Ganglia
3 2 (1.10%) Nagios
3 2 (1.10%) Nessus
3 2 (1.10%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (1.10%) Salt
3 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.55%) Ansible
4 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.55%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.55%) Nmap
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.55%) QRadar
4 1 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (20.99%) ServiceNow
2 22 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 19 (10.50%) Cisco
4 14 (7.73%) VMware
5 10 (5.52%) Citrix
6 7 (3.87%) Juniper
7 6 (3.31%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.76%) Clearswift
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle
8 5 (2.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.21%) Avaya
9 4 (2.21%) Intel Security
9 4 (2.21%) NetIQ
9 4 (2.21%) Twitter
9 4 (2.21%) Webroot
10 3 (1.66%) Apple
10 3 (1.66%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.66%) SAP
10 3 (1.66%) Splunk
10 3 (1.66%) Veritas