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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 192 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.57% 10.48% 8.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.34% 13.91% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 49 36
Average daily rate £285 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £190 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £576 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £328
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.93 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.55% -30.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £10.49 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.11%
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
993 568 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.68% 75.33% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 338 326
Average daily rate £325 £368 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +20.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 8
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 179 £283 -5.68% 17
Durham -1 2 - - 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing ITIL 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.

1 156 (56.73%) Security Cleared
2 133 (48.36%) SC Cleared
3 126 (45.82%) Windows
4 97 (35.27%) HP
5 91 (33.09%) Microsoft
6 82 (29.82%) Unix
7 75 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 75 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 60 (21.82%) Active Directory
9 57 (20.73%) VMware
10 54 (19.64%) ITIL V3
11 50 (18.18%) Solaris
12 49 (17.82%) Incident Management
13 48 (17.45%) Degree
13 48 (17.45%) Problem Management
13 48 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 48 (17.45%) AIX
13 48 (17.45%) Management Information System
14 47 (17.09%) Service Management
15 46 (16.73%) DHCP
15 46 (16.73%) Project Management
16 44 (16.00%) Oracle
16 44 (16.00%) Change Management
16 44 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
17 43 (15.64%) Configuration Management
18 42 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 42 (15.27%) Linux
18 42 (15.27%) Release Management
19 41 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
19 41 (14.91%) SQL Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.91%) IIS
3 18 (6.55%) MS Exchange
4 16 (5.82%) WebLogic
5 15 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.45%) Skype for Business
6 14 (5.09%) Apache
7 13 (4.73%) CMS
8 12 (4.36%) Tuxedo
9 10 (3.64%) MQSeries
10 9 (3.27%) OpenStack
11 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (2.55%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (2.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (2.55%) WebSphere
11 7 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (2.18%) iPlanet
13 5 (1.82%) AquaLogic
13 5 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
13 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.64%) MS Office
3 6 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.36%) assyst
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.18%) HP Helion
2 5 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (16.73%) DHCP
2 40 (14.55%) SAN
3 38 (13.82%) DNS
4 24 (8.73%) Firewall
4 24 (8.73%) TCP/IP
5 20 (7.27%) WAN
6 12 (4.36%) VPN
7 11 (4.00%) LAN
8 9 (3.27%) iSCSI
9 7 (2.55%) NAS
10 6 (2.18%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.82%) Skype
11 5 (1.82%) SSL
12 4 (1.45%) Internet
13 3 (1.09%) LDAP
13 3 (1.09%) SMS
14 2 (0.73%) FTP
14 2 (0.73%) HTTP
14 2 (0.73%) SSH
14 2 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.55%) DB2
3 12 (4.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (3.64%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.73%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.64%) StarTeam
2 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.09%) MSI
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 28 (10.18%) Finance
2 5 (1.82%) Legal
3 3 (1.09%) Back Office
3 3 (1.09%) Front Office
3 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.73%) Banking
4 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.36%) Billing
5 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 51 (18.55%) Support Engineer
2 36 (13.09%) Analyst
3 20 (7.27%) Unix Engineer
4 18 (6.55%) Consultant
5 16 (5.82%) Architect
6 14 (5.09%) Release Analyst
7 13 (4.73%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (4.00%) Administrator
9 10 (3.64%) Service Architect
10 9 (3.27%) DBA
10 9 (3.27%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.91%) Desktop Engineer
12 7 (2.55%) Service Analyst
12 7 (2.55%) Service Manager
12 7 (2.55%) Storage Engineer
13 6 (2.18%) AIX Engineer
13 6 (2.18%) Configuration Administrator
13 6 (2.18%) Messaging Engineer
13 6 (2.18%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.27%) Middleware
2 12 (4.36%) J2EE
3 7 (2.55%) IBM Integration Bus
4 6 (2.18%) JSP
4 6 (2.18%) Web Services
5 4 (1.45%) jQuery
5 4 (1.45%) XML
6 3 (1.09%) ISPF
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 48 (17.45%) Management Information System
2 36 (13.09%) Computer Science
3 28 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.09%) Replication
6 13 (4.73%) HACMP
7 12 (4.36%) Data Structures
7 12 (4.36%) Mainframe
8 10 (3.64%) Clustering
9 7 (2.55%) AS400
10 5 (1.82%) Celerra
10 5 (1.82%) CLARiiON
10 5 (1.82%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.82%) Symmetrix
10 5 (1.82%) User Experience
11 4 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (1.45%) Tandem
12 3 (1.09%) CMDB
13 2 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 126 (45.82%) Windows
2 82 (29.82%) Unix
3 75 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 50 (18.18%) Solaris
5 48 (17.45%) AIX
5 48 (17.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (15.27%) Linux
6 42 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (2.91%) HPUX
9 7 (2.55%) OS/390
10 5 (1.82%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.45%) zOS
12 3 (1.09%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.73%) VME
13 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.36%) Android
14 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.36%) MVS
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 54 (19.64%) ITIL V3
3 49 (17.82%) Incident Management
4 48 (17.45%) Problem Management
5 47 (17.09%) Service Management
6 46 (16.73%) Project Management
7 44 (16.00%) Change Management
7 44 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 43 (15.64%) Configuration Management
9 42 (15.27%) Release Management
10 28 (10.18%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (9.45%) Mentoring
12 24 (8.73%) Business Continuity
12 24 (8.73%) ITSM
13 22 (8.00%) High Availability
14 21 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (7.64%) Six Sigma
15 20 (7.27%) Software Delivery
16 18 (6.55%) QMS
16 18 (6.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (13.45%) SQL
2 30 (10.91%) Perl
3 23 (8.36%) Shell Script
4 21 (7.64%) Java
5 16 (5.82%) C
6 13 (4.73%) VB
7 11 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.00%) C++
7 11 (4.00%) C-shell
7 11 (4.00%) Korn
7 11 (4.00%) VBScript
8 8 (2.91%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.82%) COBOL
9 5 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.09%) JCL
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 156 (56.73%) Security Cleared
2 133 (48.36%) SC Cleared
3 48 (17.45%) Degree
4 33 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (4.73%) IBM AIX Certification
7 11 (4.00%) DV Cleared
8 9 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.91%) MCDBA
9 8 (2.91%) MCSE
10 7 (2.55%) AAT
11 5 (1.82%) CCNA
11 5 (1.82%) CCNP
11 5 (1.82%) MCP
12 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.09%) MCSA
13 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.73%) OCP
13 2 (0.73%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.82%) SLA
2 20 (7.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (4.73%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.18%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.09%) COREP
5 3 (1.09%) FINREP
System Software
1 60 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.09%) XenApp
4 29 (10.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 29 (10.55%) XenDesktop
4 29 (10.55%) XenServer
5 13 (4.73%) GPFS
6 11 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.00%) Samba
7 7 (2.55%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.45%) vSphere
10 3 (1.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 2 (0.73%) Brightmail
11 2 (0.73%) Firmware
12 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (9.09%) SCCM
2 20 (7.27%) Tivoli
3 19 (6.91%) XenMobile
4 16 (5.82%) EdgeSight
5 15 (5.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (5.09%) NetBackup
7 13 (4.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (4.36%) MOM
9 11 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
9 11 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 10 (3.64%) OpenView
11 9 (3.27%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (3.27%) WMI
12 8 (2.91%) WSUS
13 7 (2.55%) Perfmon
14 6 (2.18%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
16 3 (1.09%) HP SIM
16 3 (1.09%) Tivoli NetView
17 2 (0.73%) Netcool
Vendors
1 97 (35.27%) HP
2 91 (33.09%) Microsoft
3 57 (20.73%) VMware
4 44 (16.00%) Oracle
5 41 (14.91%) Citrix
6 27 (9.82%) AppSense
6 27 (9.82%) SAP
6 27 (9.82%) ServiceNow
7 24 (8.73%) Red Hat
8 22 (8.00%) IBM
8 22 (8.00%) ThinPrint
9 19 (6.91%) CA
9 19 (6.91%) Cisco
9 19 (6.91%) SafeCom
10 14 (5.09%) BMC
11 13 (4.73%) Serena
11 13 (4.73%) Symantec
12 11 (4.00%) Sun
13 9 (3.27%) Borland
14 7 (2.55%) EMC
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