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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 98 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.18% 6.24% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 8.49% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 22 31
Average daily rate
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£341 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £152 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £506 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.82 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £32.35 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -1.09%
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
1019 860 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.71% 73.50% 67.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 437 434
Average daily rate £350 £335 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 50
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.70 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.50 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 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
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 22 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 - 2 £265 - 2
Oldham -4 1 £365 -
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 4
Cheadle - - - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 61 (36.75%) Windows
2 45 (27.11%) Microsoft
3 33 (19.88%) Active Directory
4 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
4 30 (18.07%) Finance
5 27 (16.27%) Cisco
5 27 (16.27%) Project Management
6 26 (15.66%) PRINCE2
6 26 (15.66%) Service Management
7 25 (15.06%) Citrix
8 24 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (14.46%) MS Office
9 23 (13.86%) VMware
10 20 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (12.05%) SAN
10 20 (12.05%) Windows 7
11 17 (10.24%) CCNA
11 17 (10.24%) Linux
11 17 (10.24%) MCSE
12 16 (9.64%) Service Delivery
13 15 (9.04%) CCNP
13 15 (9.04%) WAN
13 15 (9.04%) Avaya
14 14 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (8.43%) Incident Management
15 12 (7.23%) MCITP
15 12 (7.23%) Problem Management
15 12 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (7.23%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.23%) SLA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.42%) CICS
3 6 (3.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.01%) NetWeaver
5 4 (2.41%) Apache
5 4 (2.41%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.81%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.81%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (1.81%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.81%) CMS
6 3 (1.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.60%) Lync
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.60%) Site Server
8 1 (0.60%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.46%) MS Office
3 7 (4.22%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.61%) MS Project
5 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) assyst
2 5 (3.01%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.05%) SAN
2 15 (9.04%) WAN
3 9 (5.42%) LAN
4 6 (3.61%) Firewall
5 5 (3.01%) VPN
6 3 (1.81%) VLAN
6 3 (1.81%) Network Security
6 3 (1.81%) NAS
6 3 (1.81%) Wireless
6 3 (1.81%) VoIP
7 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.20%) DMZ
7 2 (1.20%) Intranet
7 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.60%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) DB2
3 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.01%) SAP BW
3 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.81%) RavenDB
4 3 (1.81%) DataStage
5 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.20%) PVCS
2 2 (1.20%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (18.07%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Banking
3 5 (3.01%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (31.93%) Analyst
2 23 (13.86%) Service Analyst
3 20 (12.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (9.64%) Service Manager
5 11 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.22%) Transition Manager
7 7 (4.22%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.22%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.22%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.22%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Security Manager
9 5 (3.01%) Problem Analyst
9 5 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.01%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.01%) Regular Expression
1 5 (3.01%) CSS
1 5 (3.01%) Web Services
1 5 (3.01%) HTML
1 5 (3.01%) .NET
2 4 (2.41%) XML
3 3 (1.81%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.81%) Ajax
3 3 (1.81%) jQuery
3 3 (1.81%) LINQ
3 3 (1.81%) Sinatra
3 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.81%) RESTful
3 3 (1.81%) Lucene
3 3 (1.81%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.81%) SAML
3 3 (1.81%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.81%) XHTML
4 1 (0.60%) Middleware
4 1 (0.60%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.22%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.61%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.01%) Life Science
4 5 (3.01%) Open Source
4 5 (3.01%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.41%) NHS
5 4 (2.41%) iPad
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.81%) VSAM
7 2 (1.20%) VLE
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) CMDB
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
7 2 (1.20%) PKI
8 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.75%) Windows
2 20 (12.05%) Windows 7
3 17 (10.24%) Linux
4 10 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.22%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.61%) UNIX
8 5 (3.01%) Windows NT
9 3 (1.81%) Android
9 3 (1.81%) AIX
9 3 (1.81%) Solaris
10 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.60%) SUSE
11 1 (0.60%) zOS
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.27%) Project Management
2 26 (15.66%) PRINCE2
2 26 (15.66%) Service Management
3 16 (9.64%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.43%) Incident Management
5 12 (7.23%) Problem Management
5 12 (7.23%) Mentoring
5 12 (7.23%) Migration
6 11 (6.63%) Information Security
7 10 (6.02%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (6.02%) Coaching
8 8 (4.82%) Risk Management
8 8 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.22%) CRM
10 6 (3.61%) ERP
10 6 (3.61%) Change Management
10 6 (3.61%) Performance Management
10 6 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.01%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.42%) SQL
2 6 (3.61%) C#
3 5 (3.01%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.41%) Java
5 3 (1.81%) Ruby
5 3 (1.81%) COBOL
6 2 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (10.24%) CCNA
3 17 (10.24%) MCSE
4 15 (9.04%) CCNP
5 14 (8.43%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (7.23%) MCITP
6 12 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (6.63%) MCSA
8 10 (6.02%) MCTS
9 7 (4.22%) Degree
9 7 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (3.61%) MCP
11 5 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (3.01%) CISSP
12 4 (2.41%) CCIP
12 4 (2.41%) IBM Certification
12 4 (2.41%) RHCE
12 4 (2.41%) CCDP
12 4 (2.41%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.23%) SLA
2 8 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.61%) QA
4 4 (2.41%) COBIT
5 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (19.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) XenApp
4 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) SCCM
2 6 (3.61%) SCOM
3 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.20%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 45 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.27%) Cisco
3 25 (15.06%) Citrix
4 23 (13.86%) VMware
5 15 (9.04%) Avaya
6 11 (6.63%) HP
6 11 (6.63%) Nortel
7 9 (5.42%) IBM
7 9 (5.42%) SAP
7 9 (5.42%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.22%) EMC
9 6 (3.61%) Symantec
9 6 (3.61%) Sophos
10 4 (2.41%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.41%) Apple
10 4 (2.41%) Lotus
11 3 (1.81%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.81%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.81%) McAfee
11 3 (1.81%) CA
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