The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank - 36 27
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.68% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.24% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +100.00%
ITIL Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
105 85 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.31% 20.43% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 30
Median daily rate £400 £500 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £315 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £855 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -49.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Merseyside region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Merseyside region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Change Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared