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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 150 86 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.96% 6.57% 7.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 8.70% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 37
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£325 £318 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £124 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 23
Average hourly rate £13.25 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £14.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £25.00 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £15.94 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -8.92%
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
1459 989 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.44% 75.55% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 596 457
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Oldham +3 3 £231 -36.64% 1
Sale - 1 - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 77 (27.21%) Windows
2 74 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 67 (23.67%) Finance
4 62 (21.91%) ITIL Certification
5 59 (20.85%) VMware
6 55 (19.43%) Service Management
7 54 (19.08%) Cisco
7 54 (19.08%) PRINCE2
8 52 (18.37%) Active Directory
8 52 (18.37%) Citrix
9 48 (16.96%) Project Management
10 47 (16.61%) Service Delivery
11 45 (15.90%) Firewall
12 44 (15.55%) Migration
13 42 (14.84%) Windows 7
13 42 (14.84%) Data Centre
14 40 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 40 (14.13%) MS Office
15 39 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (13.43%) WAN
17 36 (12.72%) Incident Management
18 35 (12.37%) PKI
18 35 (12.37%) SSL
19 34 (12.01%) MS Excel
19 34 (12.01%) Cisco ASA
20 33 (11.66%) Kalman Filter
20 33 (11.66%) CheckPoint
21 30 (10.60%) SIEM
21 30 (10.60%) QA
21 30 (10.60%) Vulnerability Assessment

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 13 (4.59%) MS Exchange
1 13 (4.59%) CICS
2 11 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (2.83%) Lync
4 4 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.41%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.06%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.71%) TPMS
6 2 (0.71%) IIS
6 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) WorkSite
Applications
1 40 (14.13%) MS Office
2 34 (12.01%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.06%) MS Project
4 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.71%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.90%) Firewall
2 38 (13.43%) WAN
3 35 (12.37%) SSL
4 34 (12.01%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (8.13%) Network Security
6 19 (6.71%) SAN
7 16 (5.65%) LAN
8 7 (2.47%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.47%) Intranet
9 6 (2.12%) VPN
9 6 (2.12%) NAS
10 4 (1.41%) VoIP
11 3 (1.06%) SMS
11 3 (1.06%) SNA
11 3 (1.06%) DNS
11 3 (1.06%) SMTP
11 3 (1.06%) FTP
11 3 (1.06%) Wireless
12 2 (0.71%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.18%) DataStage
2 9 (3.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) MS Access
6 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Toad
1 2 (0.71%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (0.71%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (0.35%) Selenium
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 67 (23.67%) Finance
2 17 (6.01%) Banking
3 12 (4.24%) Legal
4 10 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.18%) Retail
6 8 (2.83%) Law
7 4 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.06%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 92 (32.51%) Analyst
2 33 (11.66%) Service Analyst
3 26 (9.19%) Security Analyst
4 24 (8.48%) Service Manager
5 21 (7.42%) Technical Analyst
6 20 (7.07%) Support Engineer
7 15 (5.30%) Support Analyst
7 15 (5.30%) Architect
7 15 (5.30%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.30%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (4.95%) Team Leader
9 13 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.24%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 11 (3.89%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.18%) Consultant
13 8 (2.83%) Services Delivery Manager
13 8 (2.83%) Technical Design Leader
13 8 (2.83%) Technical Team Leader
13 8 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.30%) Middleware
2 4 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.84%) Data Centre
2 35 (12.37%) PKI
3 12 (4.24%) Mainframe
3 12 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.89%) VSAM
5 9 (3.18%) Life Science
6 7 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.77%) BYOD
8 4 (1.41%) Clustering
8 4 (1.41%) PMI
9 3 (1.06%) EFT
9 3 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (0.71%) SecurID
10 2 (0.71%) NHS
10 2 (0.71%) HACMP
11 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.35%) DTV
11 1 (0.35%) VLE
11 1 (0.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 77 (27.21%) Windows
2 42 (14.84%) Windows 7
3 21 (7.42%) Windows XP
3 21 (7.42%) UNIX
4 16 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.24%) Solaris
7 11 (3.89%) Linux
7 11 (3.89%) AIX
7 11 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.06%) zOS
9 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.43%) Service Management
2 54 (19.08%) PRINCE2
3 48 (16.96%) Project Management
4 47 (16.61%) Service Delivery
5 44 (15.55%) Migration
6 36 (12.72%) Incident Management
7 33 (11.66%) Kalman Filter
8 30 (10.60%) SIEM
8 30 (10.60%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 29 (10.25%) Change Management
10 24 (8.48%) Penetration Testing
11 22 (7.77%) Problem Management
12 19 (6.71%) Risk Management
13 18 (6.36%) Security Patching
14 17 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (6.01%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (5.30%) Capacity Planning
16 14 (4.95%) ITIL V3
17 13 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (4.59%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.71%) SQL
2 9 (3.18%) COBOL
3 7 (2.47%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.41%) Java
5 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.35%) C++
5 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (21.91%) ITIL Certification
2 39 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (9.54%) CISSP
4 25 (8.83%) CISM
5 24 (8.48%) CISMP
6 20 (7.07%) MCITP
7 19 (6.71%) Security Cleared
7 19 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.65%) MCSA
9 14 (4.95%) CCENT
10 12 (4.24%) Degree
10 12 (4.24%) MCSE
11 11 (3.89%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (3.53%) CCNA
12 10 (3.53%) CCA
12 10 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.83%) A+ Certification
14 8 (2.83%) MOS
14 8 (2.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (10.60%) QA
3 26 (9.19%) SLA
4 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.71%) GMP
6 2 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 29 (10.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.30%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.83%) XenApp
5 4 (1.41%) MetaFrame
5 4 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (1.41%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.06%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (1.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 3 (1.06%) RACF
7 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.71%) GPFS
7 2 (0.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.35%) vSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (6.01%) SCCM
2 10 (3.53%) SCOM
3 9 (3.18%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.06%) OMEGAMON
4 3 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.06%) zSecure
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 74 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 59 (20.85%) VMware
3 54 (19.08%) Cisco
4 52 (18.37%) Citrix
5 33 (11.66%) CheckPoint
6 28 (9.89%) Kaspersky
7 26 (9.19%) Clearswift
8 19 (6.71%) IBM
9 15 (5.30%) Oracle
10 12 (4.24%) HP
10 12 (4.24%) CA
10 12 (4.24%) Symantec
11 11 (3.89%) McAfee
12 10 (3.53%) Sophos
13 8 (2.83%) NetApp
14 7 (2.47%) SAP
15 6 (2.12%) AppSense
16 4 (1.41%) Veeam
16 4 (1.41%) Lotus
16 4 (1.41%) Hyperion
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