The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 42 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.69% 3.24% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.03% 5.17% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 3
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£450 £319 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £264 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £374 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 116 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 66.67% 62.70% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 69 91
Average daily rate £400 £400 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £51.67 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Liverpool +11 29 £450 +16.12% 5
Bootle - 3 - -
Wirral - 1 - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) PRINCE2
3 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 16 (22.86%) Project Management
4 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 13 (18.57%) HP
5 13 (18.57%) DNS
6 12 (17.14%) DHCP
6 12 (17.14%) Service Management
7 11 (15.71%) ITSM
7 11 (15.71%) Clustering
7 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (14.29%) Finance
8 10 (14.29%) Remedy
8 10 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (12.86%) Migration
9 9 (12.86%) VMware
9 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
9 9 (12.86%) SCCM
10 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.43%) SAN
10 8 (11.43%) Citrix
10 8 (11.43%) UNIX
10 8 (11.43%) High Availability
10 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.00%) MCP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) DNS
2 12 (17.14%) DHCP
3 8 (11.43%) SAN
4 6 (8.57%) DMZ
4 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.14%) WAN
6 4 (5.71%) LAN
7 3 (4.29%) SMTP
7 3 (4.29%) FTP
7 3 (4.29%) HTTP
7 3 (4.29%) SSL
7 3 (4.29%) Firewall
8 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Local Government
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 21 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Desktop Administrator
6 3 (4.29%) DBA
6 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Service Desk Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Senior DBA
7 2 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Clustering
2 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.43%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.43%) UNIX
3 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.57%) Windows 2000
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) PRINCE2
2 16 (22.86%) Project Management
3 12 (17.14%) Service Management
4 11 (15.71%) ITSM
5 10 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (12.86%) Migration
7 8 (11.43%) High Availability
8 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.57%) Change Management
9 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.14%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.71%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.71%) Release Management
12 3 (4.29%) Process Management
12 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.86%) PRINCE
13 2 (2.86%) Change Control
13 2 (2.86%) Service Desk Management
14 1 (1.43%) Data Transformation
14 1 (1.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.00%) MCP
4 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.14%) HNC
5 5 (7.14%) HND
5 5 (7.14%) Degree
5 5 (7.14%) CITP
6 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.57%) DFS Replication
4 6 (8.57%) Firmware
5 4 (5.71%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (5.71%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) HP
3 10 (14.29%) Remedy
4 9 (12.86%) VMware
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix
6 7 (10.00%) IBM
7 6 (8.57%) Dell
7 6 (8.57%) EMC
8 3 (4.29%) SAP
9 1 (1.43%) Apple
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