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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 80 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% 0.48% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 1.88% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £492 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
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
238 160 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.48% 25.48% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 90 107
Average daily rate £350 £336 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £230 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £451 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 33
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.24 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £29.55 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tyne and Wear -32 1 - - 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Digital
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Digital Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Service Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory