The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North East region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 56 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.78% 1.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +57.30%
Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 58 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.11% 19.08% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 23 62
Average daily rate £245 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £261 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £462 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
ITIL Certification
England

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 4 - -
Durham - 1 £500 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) NHS
3 5 (55.56%) Intranet
3 5 (55.56%) Information Management
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Service Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications Support
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) NHS
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) HP