The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 89 83 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 25 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.85% 0.37% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.44% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 9
Median daily rate £425 £190 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -42.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £190 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.61 £10.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.05% -66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.09 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-58.20% +135.79%
ITIL V3
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1147 909 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.77% 83.09% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 600 347
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 30 39
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.85 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.16% -31.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the North East region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the North East region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 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 -12 20 £410 +115.78%
Durham - 4 £425 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 80 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (46.25%) HP
3 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 30 (37.50%) Firewall
5 28 (35.00%) Windows
6 27 (33.75%) VMware
6 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (33.75%) SC Cleared
7 26 (32.50%) Service Delivery
8 25 (31.25%) Oracle
8 25 (31.25%) SLA
9 24 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 22 (27.50%) Active Directory
10 22 (27.50%) High Availability
11 21 (26.25%) OpenView
11 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
11 21 (26.25%) Middleware
11 21 (26.25%) Change Management
11 21 (26.25%) Clustering
12 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 19 (23.75%) Citrix
14 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (22.50%) DNS
14 18 (22.50%) DHCP
14 18 (22.50%) Apache
14 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
14 18 (22.50%) SQL
14 18 (22.50%) IIS
14 18 (22.50%) Management Information System
14 18 (22.50%) Incident Management

ITIL V3
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 18 (22.50%) Apache
1 18 (22.50%) IIS
2 17 (21.25%) IBM Notes
3 8 (10.00%) iPlanet
3 8 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.25%) CICS
6 1 (1.25%) Jetty
6 1 (1.25%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.25%) nginx
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.25%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) Firewall
2 18 (22.50%) DHCP
2 18 (22.50%) DNS
3 8 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 7 (8.75%) SAN
5 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 4 (5.00%) LDAP
5 4 (5.00%) VPN
5 4 (5.00%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) FTP
7 2 (2.50%) HTTP
7 2 (2.50%) NAS
7 2 (2.50%) SSH
8 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.25%) Internet
8 1 (1.25%) IPsec
8 1 (1.25%) SSL
8 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MSI
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) JMeter
3 1 (1.25%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Architect
2 15 (18.75%) Wintel Support
3 13 (16.25%) Service Architect
4 12 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (7.50%) Server Support
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Chief Architect
8 4 (5.00%) ITIL Expert
9 3 (3.75%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Head of IT
9 3 (3.75%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) AIX Administrator
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL Manager
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL Service Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Unix Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Unix Support
10 2 (2.50%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) Middleware
2 8 (10.00%) J2EE
2 8 (10.00%) JSP
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.25%) ISPF
4 1 (1.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) Clustering
2 18 (22.50%) Management Information System
3 15 (18.75%) CMDB
4 6 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.00%) HACMP
6 3 (3.75%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.50%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.50%) HP Storage
7 2 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (2.50%) iPad
7 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) AS400
8 1 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.25%) NHS
8 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) AIX
2 12 (15.00%) Solaris
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 11 (13.75%) Linux
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (32.50%) Service Delivery
3 24 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 22 (27.50%) High Availability
5 21 (26.25%) Change Management
6 18 (22.50%) Incident Management
7 17 (21.25%) Application Packaging
7 17 (21.25%) Problem Management
8 15 (18.75%) Escalation Management
8 15 (18.75%) Six Sigma
9 14 (17.50%) CRM
9 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
9 14 (17.50%) Service Management
10 13 (16.25%) Knowledge Management
10 13 (16.25%) Project Management
11 12 (15.00%) Service Design
12 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
14 7 (8.75%) QMS
14 7 (8.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) SQL
2 9 (11.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) C++
3 1 (1.25%) COBOL
3 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) JCL
3 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.75%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (15.00%) Degree
5 4 (5.00%) IBM AIX Certification
6 2 (2.50%) CISSP
6 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.25%) CAPM
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.25%) EXIN
7 1 (1.25%) ISEB
7 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.25%) PMP
7 1 (1.25%) SSCP
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.25%) SLA
2 11 (13.75%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
3 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (27.50%) Active Directory
3 17 (21.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (21.25%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.00%) GPFS
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) OpenView
2 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 17 (21.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (21.25%) Perfmon
3 11 (13.75%) HP SIM
4 8 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.25%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (1.25%) Puppet
6 1 (1.25%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) HP
2 27 (33.75%) VMware
3 25 (31.25%) Oracle
4 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
5 19 (23.75%) Citrix
6 17 (21.25%) Lotus
7 14 (17.50%) Red Hat
8 9 (11.25%) Cisco
8 9 (11.25%) F5
9 8 (10.00%) BEA
9 8 (10.00%) Sun
10 5 (6.25%) IBM
11 4 (5.00%) Cognos
11 4 (5.00%) Opsware
12 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.50%) BMC
12 2 (2.50%) EMC
12 2 (2.50%) NetApp
12 2 (2.50%) Qualys
12 2 (2.50%) Veritas