The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 77 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.43% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% 1.29% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
ITIL Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
593 309 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 43.64% 28.27% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 178 110
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £32.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £12.20 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Tyne and Wear +3 31 £468 - 2
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (46.34%) PRINCE2
4 19 (46.34%) Windows
5 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
6 16 (39.02%) Linux
7 15 (36.59%) Change Management
7 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
8 14 (34.15%) MCSA
8 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 13 (31.71%) DNS
9 13 (31.71%) DHCP
9 13 (31.71%) IIS
9 13 (31.71%) VMware
9 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (31.71%) DevOps
9 13 (31.71%) Open Source
9 13 (31.71%) vSphere
9 13 (31.71%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (29.27%) IaaS
10 12 (29.27%) SaaS
10 12 (29.27%) PaaS
10 12 (29.27%) HP Helion
10 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
10 12 (29.27%) Clustering
10 12 (29.27%) TOGAF
10 12 (29.27%) MCSE
11 11 (26.83%) MS Excel

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (31.71%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Jetty
3 3 (7.32%) Mongrel
3 3 (7.32%) nginx
3 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) HP Helion
1 12 (29.27%) IaaS
1 12 (29.27%) PaaS
1 12 (29.27%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.32%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) DHCP
1 13 (31.71%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) HTTP
3 8 (19.51%) HTTPS
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.76%) IPsec
6 3 (7.32%) FTP
6 3 (7.32%) SSL
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
8 1 (2.44%) BGP
8 1 (2.44%) Firewall
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) OSPF
8 1 (2.44%) VPN
8 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.32%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Software Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) J2EE
1 3 (7.32%) Regular Expression
1 3 (7.32%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Linux
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) AIX
5 5 (12.20%) Solaris
6 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.32%) HPUX
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.88%) Unix
9 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (46.34%) PRINCE2
3 15 (36.59%) Change Management
4 13 (31.71%) DevOps
4 13 (31.71%) Open Source
5 12 (29.27%) Problem Management
5 12 (29.27%) TOGAF
6 9 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 9 (21.95%) Service Management
7 8 (19.51%) Software Distribution
8 7 (17.07%) CRM
8 7 (17.07%) Data Management
9 6 (14.63%) Analytics
9 6 (14.63%) Quality Management
9 6 (14.63%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (12.20%) Release Management
10 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) Java
3 3 (7.32%) Bourne shell
3 3 (7.32%) C
3 3 (7.32%) Korn
3 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) VBScript
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (41.46%) Security Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) MCSA
4 12 (29.27%) MCSE
5 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
6 7 (17.07%) Degree
6 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (14.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (4.88%) BICSI Certification
8 2 (4.88%) BICSI RCDD
8 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) CAPM
9 1 (2.44%) EXIN
9 1 (2.44%) ISEB
9 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
9 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) Disclosure Scotland
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.88%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (31.71%) vSphere
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) Netcool
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 10 (24.39%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) CA
5 3 (7.32%) Google
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Remedy