The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 273 75 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.93% 7.08% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.63% 8.55% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 35 26
Median daily rate £289 £310 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £459 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 10 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.25 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.42% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.54 £9.94 £15.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.65 £29.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.32 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +3.48%
ITIL
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
1025 877 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 82.33% 82.74% 77.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 561 284
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 31 30
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £11.17 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ITIL
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 across the North East region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

ITIL
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 across the North East region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

ITIL
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +19 243 £283 +7.61% 20
Durham +12 25 £300 -29.41%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 298 (51.47%) Windows
2 294 (50.78%) Security Cleared
3 281 (48.53%) HP
4 246 (42.49%) SC Cleared
5 229 (39.55%) Service Delivery
6 227 (39.21%) Microsoft
7 200 (34.54%) Windows Server
8 186 (32.12%) Oracle
9 178 (30.74%) Unix
10 163 (28.15%) Linux
11 149 (25.73%) Active Directory
12 142 (24.53%) SLA
13 141 (24.35%) VMware
14 136 (23.49%) AIX
15 134 (23.14%) Change Management
16 133 (22.97%) Degree
17 131 (22.63%) Problem Management
18 126 (21.76%) DHCP
19 124 (21.42%) Incident Management
20 120 (20.73%) Solaris
21 116 (20.03%) Root Cause Analysis
22 115 (19.86%) DNS
23 110 (19.00%) SQL Server
24 108 (18.65%) SQL
24 108 (18.65%) Citrix
24 108 (18.65%) SAN
25 106 (18.31%) BPSS Clearance
26 104 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
27 103 (17.79%) Computer Science
28 101 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL
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 57 (9.84%) IIS
2 51 (8.81%) Apache
3 49 (8.46%) MS Exchange
4 47 (8.12%) Skype for Business
5 46 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (7.25%) WebLogic
7 33 (5.70%) SharePoint
8 25 (4.32%) OpenStack
9 23 (3.97%) Tuxedo
10 22 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (3.80%) MQSeries
11 21 (3.63%) IBM Notes
12 20 (3.45%) WebSphere
13 19 (3.28%) Office Communications Server
14 18 (3.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 18 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
15 17 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
16 16 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (2.42%) Oracle Application Server
18 12 (2.07%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 64 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) MS Project
3 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.07%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.76%) Office 365
2 13 (2.25%) IaaS
2 13 (2.25%) PaaS
2 13 (2.25%) SaaS
3 6 (1.04%) HP Helion
4 3 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.35%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (0.35%) GitHub
5 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.35%) Linode
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 126 (21.76%) DHCP
2 115 (19.86%) DNS
3 108 (18.65%) SAN
4 75 (12.95%) TCP/IP
5 39 (6.74%) Firewall
6 30 (5.18%) WAN
7 25 (4.32%) iSCSI
8 21 (3.63%) Skype
9 18 (3.11%) LDAP
10 13 (2.25%) SSL
11 9 (1.55%) VPN
12 8 (1.38%) BIG-IP
13 7 (1.21%) SMS
14 6 (1.04%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.04%) FTP
14 6 (1.04%) Internet
15 5 (0.86%) HTTP
16 4 (0.69%) LAN
17 3 (0.52%) HTTPS
17 3 (0.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.43%) DB2
3 22 (3.80%) MySQL
4 20 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.25%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) Big Data
11 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.35%) DataStage
11 2 (0.35%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.17%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.49%) StarTeam
2 20 (3.45%) MSI
3 13 (2.25%) ClearCase
4 12 (2.07%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.90%) Subversion
6 6 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.35%) GitLab
7 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.17%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.17%) JIRA
8 1 (0.17%) JMeter
8 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.17%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (5.53%) Finance
2 8 (1.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.35%) Back Office
3 2 (0.35%) Front Office
3 2 (0.35%) Legal
4 1 (0.17%) Banking
4 1 (0.17%) Electronics
4 1 (0.17%) French Language
4 1 (0.17%) German Language
4 1 (0.17%) Marketing
4 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (17.62%) Support Engineer
2 41 (7.08%) Administrator
3 33 (5.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 31 (5.35%) Linux Engineer
5 30 (5.18%) Analyst
6 28 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 27 (4.66%) Architect
7 27 (4.66%) Unix Engineer
8 26 (4.49%) DBA
9 24 (4.15%) Support Specialist
10 23 (3.97%) Desktop Engineer
10 23 (3.97%) Storage Engineer
11 22 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
11 22 (3.80%) Wintel Support
12 20 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
13 19 (3.28%) Consultant
13 19 (3.28%) Server Support
14 16 (2.76%) Messaging Support
14 16 (2.76%) Middleware Engineer
15 15 (2.59%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.23%) Middleware
2 22 (3.80%) J2EE
3 18 (3.11%) IBM Integration Bus
4 15 (2.59%) LAMP
5 8 (1.38%) JSP
5 8 (1.38%) Web Services
6 5 (0.86%) ISPF
7 4 (0.69%) Regular Expression
8 3 (0.52%) ADO
8 3 (0.52%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.35%) .NET
9 2 (0.35%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.35%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.17%) jQuery
10 1 (0.17%) Servlets
10 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (17.79%) Computer Science
2 71 (12.26%) Management Information System
3 67 (11.57%) Clustering
4 31 (5.35%) Mainframe
5 19 (3.28%) Replication
6 18 (3.11%) CMDB
7 13 (2.25%) User Experience
8 12 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.90%) AS400
10 10 (1.73%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.55%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.55%) IBM Mainframe
11 9 (1.55%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.55%) Tandem
12 8 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
13 7 (1.21%) EMC VMAX
13 7 (1.21%) HP Storage
14 6 (1.04%) Celerra
14 6 (1.04%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 298 (51.47%) Windows
2 200 (34.54%) Windows Server
3 178 (30.74%) Unix
4 163 (28.15%) Linux
5 136 (23.49%) AIX
6 120 (20.73%) Solaris
7 101 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 74 (12.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 57 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (4.84%) HPUX
11 18 (3.11%) OS/390
11 18 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (2.94%) Android
12 17 (2.94%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.55%) CentOS
13 9 (1.55%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.55%) zOS
14 8 (1.38%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.86%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (39.55%) Service Delivery
2 134 (23.14%) Change Management
3 131 (22.63%) Problem Management
4 124 (21.42%) Incident Management
5 116 (20.03%) Root Cause Analysis
6 93 (16.06%) Release Management
7 91 (15.72%) Project Management
8 81 (13.99%) Configuration Management
9 71 (12.26%) High Availability
10 68 (11.74%) Business Continuity
11 67 (11.57%) ITIL V3
11 67 (11.57%) QMS
12 51 (8.81%) Quality Management
13 47 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (6.56%) ITSM
14 38 (6.56%) Service Management
15 36 (6.22%) Compliance Management
16 33 (5.70%) Mentoring
16 33 (5.70%) Software Delivery
17 28 (4.84%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (18.65%) SQL
2 89 (15.37%) Perl
3 54 (9.33%) Shell Script
4 41 (7.08%) VB
5 40 (6.91%) Java
6 32 (5.53%) Bash Shell
6 32 (5.53%) Korn
7 28 (4.84%) C-shell
7 28 (4.84%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.15%) C++
9 19 (3.28%) C
10 13 (2.25%) Python
11 12 (2.07%) VBScript
12 9 (1.55%) JavaScript
13 8 (1.38%) PHP
13 8 (1.38%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.04%) Ruby
15 5 (0.86%) JCL
16 4 (0.69%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.69%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 294 (50.78%) Security Cleared
2 246 (42.49%) SC Cleared
3 133 (22.97%) Degree
4 106 (18.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 77 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (6.04%) RHCE
7 27 (4.66%) MCSE
8 22 (3.80%) AAT
9 16 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.76%) MCDBA
10 14 (2.42%) DV Cleared
11 12 (2.07%) CCNP
11 12 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (2.07%) MCP
12 11 (1.90%) CCNA
13 10 (1.73%) OCP
13 10 (1.73%) Oracle Certification
14 7 (1.21%) MCSA
14 7 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (24.53%) SLA
2 69 (11.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 44 (7.60%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.73%) JSP 440
5 7 (1.21%) QA
6 2 (0.35%) COREP
6 2 (0.35%) FINREP
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 149 (25.73%) Active Directory
2 104 (17.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (13.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 74 (12.78%) XenApp
5 66 (11.40%) XenDesktop
5 66 (11.40%) XenServer
6 55 (9.50%) Hyper-V
7 49 (8.46%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (6.56%) KVM
9 28 (4.84%) Samba
10 25 (4.32%) Terminal Services
11 10 (1.73%) Firmware
12 4 (0.69%) GPFS
12 4 (0.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 4 (0.69%) vSphere
13 3 (0.52%) Time Sharing Option
13 3 (0.52%) Xen
14 2 (0.35%) Brightmail
14 2 (0.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
14 2 (0.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 59 (10.19%) Tivoli
2 49 (8.46%) EMC NetWorker
3 44 (7.60%) XenMobile
4 43 (7.43%) SCCM
5 39 (6.74%) SafeCom
6 36 (6.22%) MOM
7 35 (6.04%) HP SiteScope
8 33 (5.70%) OpenView
9 32 (5.53%) EdgeSight
10 30 (5.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 29 (5.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 27 (4.66%) Perfmon
13 25 (4.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 23 (3.97%) NetBackup
15 21 (3.63%) Microsoft Clustering
16 18 (3.11%) HP Data Protector
17 14 (2.42%) HP SIM
18 11 (1.90%) Oracle RMAN
18 11 (1.90%) SCOM
19 9 (1.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 281 (48.53%) HP
2 227 (39.21%) Microsoft
3 186 (32.12%) Oracle
4 141 (24.35%) VMware
5 108 (18.65%) Citrix
6 84 (14.51%) ServiceNow
7 79 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 77 (13.30%) SAP
9 70 (12.09%) CA
10 61 (10.54%) AppSense
11 59 (10.19%) IBM
12 53 (9.15%) EMC
13 43 (7.43%) ThinPrint
14 39 (6.74%) BMC
15 30 (5.18%) Cisco
16 27 (4.66%) Symantec
17 21 (3.63%) Lotus
17 21 (3.63%) Sun
18 13 (2.25%) 3PAR
19 12 (2.07%) Axway
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