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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 92 75 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.81% 6.33% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.20% 8.60% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 32
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £152 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £36.70 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.15 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +14.33%
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
1000 872 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.07% 73.65% 67.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 451 488
Average daily rate £350 £333 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 51
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 3 £255 - 7
Oldham - 1 £365 -
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Salford - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 58 (35.58%) Windows
2 41 (25.15%) Microsoft
3 33 (20.25%) Active Directory
4 30 (18.40%) Finance
5 26 (15.95%) Cisco
5 26 (15.95%) MS Excel
5 26 (15.95%) Project Management
5 26 (15.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (14.72%) Citrix
7 22 (13.50%) VMware
8 20 (12.27%) Service Management
8 20 (12.27%) SAN
8 20 (12.27%) PRINCE2
8 20 (12.27%) MS Office
9 19 (11.66%) Linux
9 19 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (11.04%) MCSE
10 18 (11.04%) CCNA
10 18 (11.04%) Incident Management
11 16 (9.82%) Windows 7
12 15 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (9.20%) Avaya
13 14 (8.59%) Service Delivery
14 13 (7.98%) Information Security
14 13 (7.98%) MCITP
14 13 (7.98%) Problem Management
15 12 (7.36%) Configuration Management
15 12 (7.36%) CCNP
15 12 (7.36%) WAN
15 12 (7.36%) MCSA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.91%) CICS
3 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.45%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.84%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.61%) Lync
7 1 (0.61%) Site Server
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.27%) MS Office
3 7 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.68%) MS Project
5 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) assyst
2 4 (2.45%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.27%) SAN
2 12 (7.36%) WAN
3 8 (4.91%) LAN
4 6 (3.68%) Firewall
4 6 (3.68%) VPN
5 4 (2.45%) Network Security
6 3 (1.84%) NAS
6 3 (1.84%) VLAN
6 3 (1.84%) VoIP
6 3 (1.84%) Wireless
7 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.23%) SSL
7 2 (1.23%) Intranet
7 2 (1.23%) DMZ
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.07%) DB2
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.45%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.84%) DataStage
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) PVCS
1 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.23%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (18.40%) Finance
2 9 (5.52%) Banking
3 5 (3.07%) Retail
4 3 (1.84%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (32.52%) Analyst
2 20 (12.27%) Service Analyst
3 19 (11.66%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (9.82%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (5.52%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.29%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.29%) Administrator
7 7 (4.29%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.29%) Transition Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Security Manager
8 6 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (3.68%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.23%) SAP Basis
2 2 (1.23%) CSS
2 2 (1.23%) Web Services
2 2 (1.23%) .NET
2 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (0.61%) Middleware
3 1 (0.61%) XML
3 1 (0.61%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.68%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.07%) iPad
3 5 (3.07%) Life Science
3 5 (3.07%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.07%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.84%) VSAM
5 2 (1.23%) VLE
5 2 (1.23%) Statistics
5 2 (1.23%) PKI
5 2 (1.23%) CMDB
5 2 (1.23%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 58 (35.58%) Windows
2 19 (11.66%) Linux
3 16 (9.82%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.75%) UNIX
5 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.45%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.84%) Android
8 3 (1.84%) AIX
8 3 (1.84%) Solaris
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) zOS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.95%) Project Management
2 20 (12.27%) Service Management
2 20 (12.27%) PRINCE2
3 18 (11.04%) Incident Management
4 14 (8.59%) Service Delivery
5 13 (7.98%) Information Security
5 13 (7.98%) Problem Management
6 12 (7.36%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.13%) Migration
7 10 (6.13%) Performance Management
7 10 (6.13%) Coaching
8 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 9 (5.52%) Change Management
9 8 (4.91%) Risk Management
9 8 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (4.91%) Line Management
10 6 (3.68%) CRM
10 6 (3.68%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.07%) ITIL V2
11 5 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.52%) SQL
2 7 (4.29%) Perl
3 4 (2.45%) Java
4 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.84%) C#
4 3 (1.84%) COBOL
5 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (11.04%) MCSE
3 18 (11.04%) CCNA
4 15 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (7.98%) MCITP
6 12 (7.36%) CCNP
6 12 (7.36%) MCSA
7 11 (6.75%) MCTS
8 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (4.29%) MCP
10 6 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (3.68%) Degree
11 5 (3.07%) CISSP
11 5 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.45%) MCDST
12 4 (2.45%) ACSA
12 4 (2.45%) CCIP
12 4 (2.45%) CCDP
12 4 (2.45%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) SLA
2 9 (5.52%) QA
3 8 (4.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.68%) COBIT
5 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (20.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.45%) XenApp
5 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) SCCM
2 6 (3.68%) SCOM
3 3 (1.84%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.23%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 41 (25.15%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.95%) Cisco
3 24 (14.72%) Citrix
4 22 (13.50%) VMware
5 15 (9.20%) Avaya
6 11 (6.75%) Nortel
6 11 (6.75%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.13%) HP
8 8 (4.91%) SAP
8 8 (4.91%) IBM
9 7 (4.29%) EMC
10 6 (3.68%) Symantec
10 6 (3.68%) Sophos
11 5 (3.07%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.45%) Apple
13 3 (1.84%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.84%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.84%) CA
13 3 (1.84%) NetApp
13 3 (1.84%) Lotus
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £14 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum pro rata + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago