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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / North East
Rank 89 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.99% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £900 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +159.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.25%

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
285 202 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.42% 22.72% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 132 112
Median daily rate £335 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.60 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -26 1 £375 -58.33% 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (55.26%) PRINCE2
4 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
6 16 (42.11%) Change Management
7 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 14 (36.84%) MCSA
8 13 (34.21%) DHCP
8 13 (34.21%) DNS
8 13 (34.21%) Linux
8 13 (34.21%) IIS
8 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (34.21%) VMware
8 13 (34.21%) DevOps
8 13 (34.21%) Open Source
8 13 (34.21%) vSphere
8 13 (34.21%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (31.58%) IaaS
9 12 (31.58%) SaaS
9 12 (31.58%) PaaS
9 12 (31.58%) HP Helion
9 12 (31.58%) Clustering
9 12 (31.58%) TOGAF
9 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
9 12 (31.58%) MCSE
10 11 (28.95%) 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 (34.21%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Jetty
3 3 (7.89%) Mongrel
3 3 (7.89%) nginx
3 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) HP Helion
1 12 (31.58%) IaaS
1 12 (31.58%) PaaS
1 12 (31.58%) SaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.89%) Google App Engine
2 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DHCP
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) HTTP
3 5 (13.16%) HTTPS
3 5 (13.16%) SSL
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) IPsec
5 3 (7.89%) FTP
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
6 1 (2.63%) BGP
6 1 (2.63%) Firewall
6 1 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (2.63%) OSPF
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.89%) Travis CI
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Local Government
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Software Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) J2EE
1 3 (7.89%) Servlets
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) AIX
4 4 (10.53%) Solaris
4 4 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) OS/390
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (55.26%) PRINCE2
3 16 (42.11%) Change Management
4 13 (34.21%) DevOps
4 13 (34.21%) Open Source
5 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
5 12 (31.58%) TOGAF
6 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) CRM
8 7 (18.42%) Data Management
9 6 (15.79%) Quality Management
10 5 (13.16%) Service Design
10 5 (13.16%) Software Distribution
10 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.53%) Network Design
12 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (7.89%) Project Management
12 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
12 3 (7.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) C
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (36.84%) MCSA
2 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 12 (31.58%) MCSE
4 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (13.16%) Degree
8 3 (7.89%) BICSI Certification
8 3 (7.89%) BICSI RCDD
8 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
9 2 (5.26%) PMP
10 1 (2.63%) CAPM
10 1 (2.63%) EXIN
10 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (21.05%) SLA
3 3 (7.89%) JSP 440
4 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (34.21%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.89%) Google
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle