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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 64 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.77% 0.53% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 2.53% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£492 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £339
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -19.54%
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
211 79 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.95% 21.01% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 42 39
Average daily rate £352 £307 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £207 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 19
Average hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.02% -3.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £13.43 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.93 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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
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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -23 6 £492 -1.56%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (40.00%) Workflow
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (40.00%) General Ledger
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (30.00%) QA
7 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (30.00%) Data Management
7 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) General Ledger
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Serena
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft