The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 86 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.52% 7.11% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 9.86% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 38
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£318 £250 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £146 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.50 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.40 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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
977 862 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.07% 72.13% 65.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 464 467
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 2 £255 - 7
Wigan - 2 - -
Bolton 0 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £365 -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 3
Bury - - - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 63 (39.62%) Windows
2 40 (25.16%) Microsoft
3 37 (23.27%) Active Directory
4 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
5 29 (18.24%) Finance
6 27 (16.98%) Citrix
6 27 (16.98%) Project Management
7 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (14.47%) Cisco
8 22 (13.84%) VMware
9 21 (13.21%) PRINCE2
10 20 (12.58%) Linux
10 20 (12.58%) SAN
11 19 (11.95%) MS Office
11 19 (11.95%) Incident Management
12 18 (11.32%) Service Management
13 17 (10.69%) MCSE
14 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
15 15 (9.43%) Migration
15 15 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (9.43%) Windows 7
16 14 (8.81%) CCNA
17 13 (8.18%) Information Security
17 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 12 (7.55%) MCP
18 12 (7.55%) SLA
18 12 (7.55%) UNIX
19 11 (6.92%) MS Project
19 11 (6.92%) Windows XP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.40%) CICS
3 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.52%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.63%) Apache
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.63%) Site Server
7 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.95%) MS Office
3 11 (6.92%) MS Project
3 11 (6.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) assyst
2 4 (2.52%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) SAN
2 9 (5.66%) LAN
3 8 (5.03%) WAN
4 7 (4.40%) VPN
5 5 (3.14%) Firewall
5 5 (3.14%) Wireless
6 4 (2.52%) VoIP
7 2 (1.26%) SSL
7 2 (1.26%) Intranet
7 2 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.26%) VLAN
7 2 (1.26%) NAS
7 2 (1.26%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.63%) LDAP
8 1 (0.63%) Network Security
8 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.63%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.63%) HTTP
8 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) DB2
2 4 (2.52%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.52%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.26%) DataStage
4 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.63%) MSDE
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (18.24%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Banking
3 5 (3.14%) Retail
4 3 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (37.11%) Analyst
2 24 (15.09%) Service Analyst
3 23 (14.47%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (6.92%) Support Analyst
5 11 (6.92%) Programme Manager
6 10 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.03%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 6 (3.77%) Administrator
9 6 (3.77%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.14%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.14%) Consultant
10 5 (3.14%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.26%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.26%) HTML
2 2 (1.26%) .NET
2 2 (1.26%) CSS
2 2 (1.26%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) ODBC
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.40%) iPad
2 6 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.52%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.89%) Life Science
6 2 (1.26%) CMDB
6 2 (1.26%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.26%) VLE
6 2 (1.26%) VSAM
6 2 (1.26%) PKI
6 2 (1.26%) Statistics
6 2 (1.26%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.26%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Clustering
7 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 63 (39.62%) Windows
2 20 (12.58%) Linux
3 15 (9.43%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.55%) UNIX
5 11 (6.92%) Windows XP
6 10 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.52%) Windows NT
9 3 (1.89%) AIX
9 3 (1.89%) Solaris
10 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.63%) zOS
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) SUSE
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.98%) Project Management
2 21 (13.21%) PRINCE2
3 19 (11.95%) Incident Management
4 18 (11.32%) Service Management
5 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
6 15 (9.43%) Migration
7 13 (8.18%) Information Security
8 11 (6.92%) Problem Management
9 9 (5.66%) Change Management
10 8 (5.03%) Configuration Management
11 7 (4.40%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.40%) Capacity Management
12 6 (3.77%) ITIL V3
12 6 (3.77%) ITIL V2
12 6 (3.77%) Data Management
12 6 (3.77%) CRM
13 5 (3.14%) Asset Management
13 5 (3.14%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.14%) Knowledge Management
14 4 (2.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.03%) Perl
2 7 (4.40%) SQL
3 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.89%) Java
5 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.26%) C#
5 2 (1.26%) COBOL
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.69%) MCSE
3 15 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (8.81%) CCNA
5 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (7.55%) MCP
7 10 (6.29%) MCSA
7 10 (6.29%) MCTS
8 8 (5.03%) MCITP
8 8 (5.03%) CCNP
9 5 (3.14%) CISSP
9 5 (3.14%) CISMP
10 4 (2.52%) Degree
10 4 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.52%) Security+ Certification
10 4 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) SLA
2 9 (5.66%) QA
3 6 (3.77%) COBIT
4 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (23.27%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.89%) XenApp
5 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) NDS
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) SCCM
2 5 (3.14%) SCOM
3 3 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.26%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.63%) Legato
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (25.16%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.98%) Citrix
3 23 (14.47%) Cisco
4 22 (13.84%) VMware
5 11 (6.92%) Avaya
6 10 (6.29%) Nortel
7 8 (5.03%) SAP
7 8 (5.03%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.77%) Symantec
8 6 (3.77%) HP
8 6 (3.77%) Sophos
9 5 (3.14%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle
10 4 (2.52%) IBM
11 3 (1.89%) EMC
11 3 (1.89%) NetApp
11 3 (1.89%) Splunk
11 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.89%) McAfee
12 2 (1.26%) Cyber-Ark
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