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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 72 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 59 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.64% 1.95% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 2.48% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 3
Median daily rate £421 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.62% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £176 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £414 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.57 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+33.67% +17.55%
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
1385 646 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.44% 78.68% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 413 245
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 39 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £12.31 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 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 -20 54 £420 +110.00%
Durham +4 4 £425 +47.82%
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 78 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (46.15%) Firewall
3 33 (42.31%) HP
3 33 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 30 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 29 (37.18%) SC Cleared
6 28 (35.90%) High Availability
6 28 (35.90%) Middleware
7 25 (32.05%) VMware
8 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
8 24 (30.77%) Unix
8 24 (30.77%) Windows
8 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (29.49%) Oracle
9 23 (29.49%) SLA
9 23 (29.49%) Service Delivery
10 22 (28.21%) AIX
10 22 (28.21%) Solaris
11 21 (26.92%) Six Sigma
11 21 (26.92%) Service Management
12 19 (24.36%) Change Management
13 18 (23.08%) Clustering
13 18 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 18 (23.08%) OpenView
14 17 (21.79%) Citrix
14 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
14 17 (21.79%) SQL
15 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
15 16 (20.51%) Workflow

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 15 (19.23%) Apache
1 15 (19.23%) IIS
2 14 (17.95%) IBM Notes
3 8 (10.26%) iPlanet
3 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.97%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.13%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.28%) CICS
7 1 (1.28%) Jetty
7 1 (1.28%) nginx
7 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) HP Helion
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.28%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (46.15%) Firewall
2 15 (19.23%) DHCP
2 15 (19.23%) DNS
3 12 (15.38%) VPN
4 11 (14.10%) LAN
4 11 (14.10%) WAN
5 8 (10.26%) BIG-IP
6 7 (8.97%) SAN
7 4 (5.13%) LDAP
8 3 (3.85%) FTP
9 2 (2.56%) HTTP
9 2 (2.56%) NAS
9 2 (2.56%) SSH
10 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.28%) Internet
10 1 (1.28%) IPsec
10 1 (1.28%) Network Security
10 1 (1.28%) SSL
10 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MSI
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) JMeter
3 1 (1.28%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (1.28%) Billing
1 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Architect
2 15 (19.23%) Wintel Support
3 10 (12.82%) Service Architect
3 10 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Unix Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Server Support
5 4 (5.13%) AIX Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Chief Architect
5 4 (5.13%) ITIL Expert
5 4 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Administrator
6 3 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Systems Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Middleware
2 8 (10.26%) J2EE
2 8 (10.26%) JSP
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (1.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) ISPF
4 1 (1.28%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) Clustering
2 13 (16.67%) HACMP
2 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 12 (15.38%) CMDB
4 6 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.56%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.56%) HP Storage
7 2 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (1.28%) AS400
8 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Unix
1 24 (30.77%) Windows
2 22 (28.21%) AIX
2 22 (28.21%) Solaris
3 10 (12.82%) Linux
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 28 (35.90%) High Availability
4 23 (29.49%) Service Delivery
5 21 (26.92%) Service Management
5 21 (26.92%) Six Sigma
6 19 (24.36%) Change Management
7 16 (20.51%) Workflow
8 15 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (19.23%) Problem Management
9 14 (17.95%) Application Packaging
9 14 (17.95%) Incident Management
9 14 (17.95%) Open Source
10 13 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
11 12 (15.38%) CRM
11 12 (15.38%) Escalation Management
12 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
12 11 (14.10%) Project Management
13 10 (12.82%) Knowledge Management
13 10 (12.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.79%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) C++
4 1 (1.28%) COBOL
4 1 (1.28%) JCL
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
4 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 29 (37.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.67%) IBM AIX Certification
5 12 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (2.56%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) SSCP
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (29.49%) SLA
2 8 (10.26%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.95%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (17.95%) Terminal Services
4 13 (16.67%) GPFS
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.28%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (23.08%) OpenView
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (17.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (17.95%) Perfmon
3 8 (10.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (10.26%) HP SIM
3 8 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.56%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (1.28%) Puppet
5 1 (1.28%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) HP
2 25 (32.05%) VMware
3 24 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 23 (29.49%) Oracle
5 17 (21.79%) Citrix
6 16 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 14 (17.95%) Lotus
8 12 (15.38%) IBM
9 9 (11.54%) Cisco
9 9 (11.54%) F5
10 8 (10.26%) BEA
10 8 (10.26%) Sun
11 4 (5.13%) Cognos
11 4 (5.13%) Opsware
12 2 (2.56%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.56%) Avaya
12 2 (2.56%) BMC
12 2 (2.56%) EMC
12 2 (2.56%) NetApp
12 2 (2.56%) Qualys