The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 25 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.12% 6.08% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 8.81% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Median daily rate £275 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £333 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £453 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.48 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.25%
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
274 227 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.53% 69.00% 66.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 114 64
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +244.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -10 9 £275 -31.25% 4
Wirral - 5 £293 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
3 9 (31.03%) IIS
4 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
5 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (20.69%) Puppet
6 6 (20.69%) PHP
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) MySQL
6 6 (20.69%) Apache
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) PMI
6 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
6 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
6 6 (20.69%) Security Management
6 6 (20.69%) LAMP
6 6 (20.69%) Brocade
6 6 (20.69%) JIRA
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Service Management
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Internet
7 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
7 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
7 5 (17.24%) DNS
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (31.03%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
4 4 (13.79%) JBoss
5 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
5 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
6 2 (6.90%) Confluence
7 1 (3.45%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 1000
1 1 (3.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.45%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Project Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Web Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) LAMP
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.79%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) ODBC
3 1 (3.45%) WAMP
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) PMI
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
2 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Security Management
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) PHP
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (13.79%) MCITP
3 4 (13.79%) MCTS
3 4 (13.79%) RHCE
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) CLAS
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) UAG
3 3 (10.34%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Brocade
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (3.45%) OpenText
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Siemens
5 1 (3.45%) SimCorp
Merseyside
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago