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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 110 89 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.68% 6.44% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 8.86% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 10
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.50 £17.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% -11.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.08 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.85 £25.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -11.76%
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
1211 1005 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.57% 72.67% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 521 334
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 47
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.67 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.31 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 May 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 May 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 -1 4 £438 +94.44%
Bolton - 1 £213 - 2
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 73 (37.44%) Windows
2 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 44 (22.56%) Finance
4 43 (22.05%) ITIL Certification
5 42 (21.54%) Service Management
6 38 (19.49%) Active Directory
7 37 (18.97%) MS Office
8 36 (18.46%) Service Delivery
9 32 (16.41%) PRINCE2
10 31 (15.90%) WAN
10 31 (15.90%) Citrix
11 29 (14.87%) Cisco
11 29 (14.87%) MS Excel
12 27 (13.85%) Project Management
13 26 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 24 (12.31%) Firewall
14 24 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (12.31%) Windows 7
15 22 (11.28%) CISSP
16 21 (10.77%) CISM
16 21 (10.77%) Migration
16 21 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 21 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (10.26%) Kaspersky
17 20 (10.26%) PKI
17 20 (10.26%) Incident Management
17 20 (10.26%) QA
17 20 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
17 20 (10.26%) VMware
17 20 (10.26%) CheckPoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (6.15%) CICS
2 11 (5.64%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.08%) IIS
5 3 (1.54%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.54%) Site Server
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.03%) Orchard CMS
6 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.03%) Apache
6 2 (1.03%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 37 (18.97%) MS Office
2 29 (14.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.05%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.54%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (0.51%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.90%) WAN
2 24 (12.31%) Firewall
3 21 (10.77%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (10.26%) SSL
5 18 (9.23%) Network Security
6 16 (8.21%) LAN
7 8 (4.10%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.56%) VPN
8 5 (2.56%) SAN
9 4 (2.05%) LDAP
10 3 (1.54%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.54%) VLAN
11 2 (1.03%) VoIP
11 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.03%) Wireless
12 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.51%) DNS
12 1 (0.51%) ADSL
12 1 (0.51%) BGP
12 1 (0.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.54%) DataStage
4 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.03%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.51%) MS Access
6 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.03%) Toad
1 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 44 (22.56%) Finance
2 10 (5.13%) Retail
3 9 (4.62%) Legal
4 8 (4.10%) Law
4 8 (4.10%) Banking
5 7 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.05%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.54%) Local Government
8 2 (1.03%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Back Office
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (37.95%) Analyst
2 26 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 25 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (9.23%) Technical Analyst
5 17 (8.72%) Project Manager
6 16 (8.21%) Security Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 15 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 12 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.64%) Architect
10 9 (4.62%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.10%) Service Desk Team Leader
11 8 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (3.59%) Technical Team Leader
12 7 (3.59%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 7 (3.59%) Desktop Support
13 6 (3.08%) Technical Security Analyst
14 5 (2.56%) Change Analyst
14 5 (2.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.05%) .NET
2 3 (1.54%) Middleware
3 2 (1.03%) RESTful
3 2 (1.03%) Sinatra
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.03%) Ajax
3 2 (1.03%) Lucene
3 2 (1.03%) LINQ
3 2 (1.03%) jQuery
3 2 (1.03%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.03%) SAML
3 2 (1.03%) XHTML
3 2 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.03%) CSS
3 2 (1.03%) Web Services
3 2 (1.03%) XML
3 2 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.26%) PKI
2 17 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.08%) VSAM
5 5 (2.56%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.05%) BYOD
6 4 (2.05%) NHS
7 3 (1.54%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.54%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.54%) CMDB
7 3 (1.54%) Open Source
8 2 (1.03%) SecurID
8 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.03%) Life Science
8 2 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.03%) GIS
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.44%) Windows
2 24 (12.31%) Windows 7
3 17 (8.72%) Windows XP
4 16 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (6.67%) UNIX
8 11 (5.64%) Linux
9 9 (4.62%) Windows NT
10 7 (3.59%) Solaris
11 6 (3.08%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.56%) AIX
13 4 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.54%) Service Management
2 36 (18.46%) Service Delivery
3 32 (16.41%) PRINCE2
4 27 (13.85%) Project Management
5 21 (10.77%) Migration
5 21 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 20 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 20 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
7 17 (8.72%) SIEM
7 17 (8.72%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.64%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.13%) Change Management
11 9 (4.62%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.10%) Supplier Management
12 8 (4.10%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (4.10%) Document Management
13 6 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.64%) SQL
2 5 (2.56%) COBOL
3 4 (2.05%) VBA
4 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.03%) Ruby
5 2 (1.03%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) Perl
6 1 (0.51%) PHP
6 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (22.05%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.28%) CISSP
4 21 (10.77%) CISM
5 19 (9.74%) CISMP
6 13 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 13 (6.67%) CCENT
7 11 (5.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (5.64%) MCITP
8 8 (4.10%) MCDST
8 8 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (3.59%) MOS
9 7 (3.59%) MCSE
9 7 (3.59%) A+ Certification
10 6 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.56%) MCP
11 5 (2.56%) CCIE
11 5 (2.56%) Degree
11 5 (2.56%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.05%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (10.26%) QA
3 19 (9.74%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.03%) COBIT
4 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.59%) XenApp
3 4 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (2.05%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.05%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (2.05%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.03%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 51 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.90%) Citrix
3 29 (14.87%) Cisco
4 20 (10.26%) Kaspersky
4 20 (10.26%) VMware
4 20 (10.26%) CheckPoint
4 20 (10.26%) Clearswift
5 15 (7.69%) HP
6 10 (5.13%) Oracle
7 7 (3.59%) SAP
8 6 (3.08%) Dell
8 6 (3.08%) IBM
9 5 (2.56%) CA
9 5 (2.56%) Apple
10 4 (2.05%) Symantec
10 4 (2.05%) AppSense
11 3 (1.54%) McAfee
11 3 (1.54%) NetApp
11 3 (1.54%) Lotus
11 3 (1.54%) ServiceNow
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