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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 28 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.49% 5.47% 5.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.97% 9.24% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Average daily rate
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£245 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £400 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+1.59% -13.31%
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
187 119 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 70.04% 59.20% 65.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 70
Average daily rate £305 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.57 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.35% +63.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wirral -5 15 £180 - 1
Liverpool +3 11 £331 -17.18% 9
Southport - - - -
St Helens - - - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Service Management
3 11 (22.92%) Finance
3 11 (22.92%) HP
3 11 (22.92%) SCCM
4 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 10 (20.83%) SLA
4 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
5 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 9 (18.75%) DHCP
5 9 (18.75%) Clustering
5 9 (18.75%) Remedy
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) High Availability
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.67%) Project Management
6 8 (16.67%) UNIX
7 7 (14.58%) SAN
7 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
8 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (12.50%) IBM
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.50%) Windows 2000
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.50%) VMware
8 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (10.42%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) DHCP
2 7 (14.58%) SAN
3 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) DNS
3 5 (10.42%) DMZ
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) MGCP
5 1 (2.08%) H.323
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) DB2
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Law
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Military
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Wintel Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Project Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Service Performance Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior DBA
7 2 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Clustering
2 6 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) IVR
3 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.67%) UNIX
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Service Management
2 9 (18.75%) High Availability
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.42%) ITSM
6 5 (10.42%) Release Management
7 4 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) CMMI
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Benchmarking
8 3 (6.25%) Change Control
9 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.08%) Business Continuity
10 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.08%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.08%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
1 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Firmware
2 5 (10.42%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) SCVMM
3 4 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) HP
2 9 (18.75%) Remedy
3 6 (12.50%) IBM
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (10.42%) Dell
4 5 (10.42%) EMC
4 5 (10.42%) Citrix
5 3 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Wirral, Merseyside
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £415.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago