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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / North East
Rank 7 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 163 90 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.40% 10.03% 9.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.12% 12.15% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 63 40
Median daily rate £340 £270 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -18.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.68 £10.23 £17.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £26.80 £29.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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
810 741 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 86.45% 82.61% 73.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 477 312
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +5 144 £350 +34.61% 7
Durham +4 8 £300 +7.14% 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 182 (40.53%) Windows
2 163 (36.30%) Microsoft
3 158 (35.19%) Security Cleared
4 156 (34.74%) Change Management
5 144 (32.07%) Linux
6 123 (27.39%) Unix
6 123 (27.39%) SC Cleared
6 123 (27.39%) Problem Management
7 118 (26.28%) Open Source
8 115 (25.61%) SaaS
9 113 (25.17%) PaaS
9 113 (25.17%) IaaS
10 109 (24.28%) PRINCE2
11 108 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
12 103 (22.94%) Windows Server
13 100 (22.27%) Oracle
14 95 (21.16%) ITSM
15 92 (20.49%) SQL
15 92 (20.49%) MS Excel
16 91 (20.27%) DevOps
17 90 (20.04%) HP
17 90 (20.04%) Data Management
18 88 (19.60%) Service Management
19 86 (19.15%) AIX
20 81 (18.04%) Active Directory
21 70 (15.59%) Service Delivery
22 69 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
23 68 (15.14%) SLA
24 62 (13.81%) TCP/IP
25 54 (12.03%) SQL Server

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 47 (10.47%) WebSphere
2 37 (8.24%) WebLogic
3 36 (8.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 34 (7.57%) Apache
5 28 (6.24%) IIS
6 26 (5.79%) Tomcat
7 24 (5.35%) JBoss
8 20 (4.45%) Tuxedo
9 19 (4.23%) iPlanet
10 15 (3.34%) SAS
11 14 (3.12%) SharePoint
12 12 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (2.67%) MQSeries
12 12 (2.67%) MS Exchange
12 12 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 12 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (2.23%) Skype for Business
14 8 (1.78%) OpenStack
14 8 (1.78%) PowerExchange
14 8 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 92 (20.49%) MS Excel
2 48 (10.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (4.68%) MS Office
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.34%) OpenText MBPM
5 5 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 115 (25.61%) SaaS
2 113 (25.17%) IaaS
2 113 (25.17%) PaaS
3 16 (3.56%) HP Helion
4 7 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.56%) Office 365
5 5 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.11%) Google App Engine
5 5 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.45%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (0.45%) GitHub
6 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.45%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 62 (13.81%) TCP/IP
2 53 (11.80%) Firewall
3 46 (10.24%) DNS
4 41 (9.13%) DHCP
5 32 (7.13%) SAN
6 25 (5.57%) WAN
7 24 (5.35%) LDAP
8 20 (4.45%) HTTP
9 18 (4.01%) iSCSI
9 18 (4.01%) LAN
10 17 (3.79%) Wireless
11 15 (3.34%) HTTPS
12 13 (2.90%) SSL
13 11 (2.45%) BIG-IP
14 10 (2.23%) NAS
15 7 (1.56%) Skype
16 6 (1.34%) IPsec
17 5 (1.11%) FTP
18 4 (0.89%) Network Security
19 3 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.01%) Oracle Database
3 24 (5.35%) DB2
4 18 (4.01%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (3.12%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.67%) MySQL
6 12 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (2.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (2.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 8 (1.78%) Ingres
9 8 (1.78%) OLTP
9 8 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.56%) PowerCenter
10 7 (1.56%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.67%) OLAP
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.45%) DataStage
12 2 (0.45%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.45%) JIRA
2 8 (1.78%) StarTeam
3 6 (1.34%) ClearCase
4 5 (1.11%) CA Gen
4 5 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.11%) Travis CI
5 4 (0.89%) Log4j
6 3 (0.67%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.45%) GitLab
7 2 (0.45%) Subversion
7 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.22%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.22%) Sahi
8 1 (0.22%) Selenium
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.22%) WATIR
General
1 33 (7.35%) Finance
2 14 (3.12%) Telecoms
3 4 (0.89%) Banking
4 2 (0.45%) Billing
4 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.45%) Local Government
4 2 (0.45%) Publishing
5 1 (0.22%) Electronics
5 1 (0.22%) French Language
5 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.22%) German Language
5 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.22%) Marketing
5 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (9.58%) Support Engineer
2 39 (8.69%) Administrator
2 39 (8.69%) Operations Engineer
3 38 (8.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (8.24%) Analyst
5 35 (7.80%) DBA
6 26 (5.79%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 22 (4.90%) Architect
8 21 (4.68%) Oracle DBA
9 20 (4.45%) Automation Engineer
10 19 (4.23%) Support Analyst
11 17 (3.79%) Network Engineer
12 16 (3.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.12%) Linux Engineer
14 13 (2.90%) Developer
15 12 (2.67%) Operations Analyst
15 12 (2.67%) Service Manager
16 11 (2.45%) Migration Engineer
16 11 (2.45%) Operational Support Analyst
16 11 (2.45%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.13%) Middleware
2 29 (6.46%) J2EE
3 12 (2.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 11 (2.45%) .NET
5 10 (2.23%) LAMP
6 8 (1.78%) Web Services
7 5 (1.11%) REST
7 5 (1.11%) Servlets
7 5 (1.11%) XML
8 4 (0.89%) JAX-RPC
8 4 (0.89%) SOAP
8 4 (0.89%) WSDL
8 4 (0.89%) XSL
8 4 (0.89%) XSLT
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.45%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.22%) Django
11 1 (0.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 69 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (9.13%) Clustering
2 41 (9.13%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.68%) CMDB
3 21 (4.68%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.67%) Tandem
5 9 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.78%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.89%) Private Cloud
7 4 (0.89%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.67%) Celerra
8 3 (0.67%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (0.67%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.67%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.67%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 182 (40.53%) Windows
2 144 (32.07%) Linux
3 123 (27.39%) Unix
4 103 (22.94%) Windows Server
5 86 (19.15%) AIX
6 45 (10.02%) Solaris
7 33 (7.35%) Windows XP
8 31 (6.90%) Windows 2000
9 27 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (5.57%) Windows 7
11 20 (4.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (3.79%) HPUX
13 16 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (2.67%) MVS
14 12 (2.67%) OS/390
15 8 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (1.78%) zOS
16 7 (1.56%) VME
17 5 (1.11%) SUSE
18 4 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (34.74%) Change Management
2 123 (27.39%) Problem Management
3 118 (26.28%) Open Source
4 109 (24.28%) PRINCE2
5 108 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (21.16%) ITSM
7 91 (20.27%) DevOps
8 90 (20.04%) Data Management
9 88 (19.60%) Service Management
10 70 (15.59%) Service Delivery
11 54 (12.03%) High Availability
12 48 (10.69%) Configuration Management
13 45 (10.02%) Release Management
14 43 (9.58%) ITIL V3
15 42 (9.35%) Incident Management
16 40 (8.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 39 (8.69%) Project Management
18 35 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
19 33 (7.35%) Migration
20 30 (6.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 92 (20.49%) SQL
2 36 (8.02%) Perl
3 35 (7.80%) Java
4 32 (7.13%) PowerShell
5 20 (4.45%) Python
6 19 (4.23%) JavaScript
6 19 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 17 (3.79%) VB
8 13 (2.90%) Jython
9 11 (2.45%) C
10 10 (2.23%) Ruby
11 8 (1.78%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.78%) C-shell
11 8 (1.78%) Korn
12 5 (1.11%) C++
12 5 (1.11%) COBOL
13 3 (0.67%) VBScript
14 2 (0.45%) PHP
15 1 (0.22%) Scala
15 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 158 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 123 (27.39%) SC Cleared
3 44 (9.80%) Degree
4 42 (9.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 38 (8.46%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (4.23%) DV Cleared
8 19 (4.23%) MCSA
9 17 (3.79%) CCNP
9 17 (3.79%) MCSE
10 15 (3.34%) CCSA
10 15 (3.34%) JNCIA
11 14 (3.12%) CCDP
11 14 (3.12%) CCIE
11 14 (3.12%) CCIP
11 14 (3.12%) CCSE
11 14 (3.12%) JNCIE
12 12 (2.67%) HP ASE
13 11 (2.45%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (15.14%) SLA
2 34 (7.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (2.23%) ISO 9001
3 10 (2.23%) QA
4 7 (1.56%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.45%) COBIT
5 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 81 (18.04%) Active Directory
2 39 (8.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.01%) Hyper-V
3 18 (4.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 16 (3.56%) XenApp
5 15 (3.34%) KVM
5 15 (3.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (3.34%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (3.34%) vSphere
6 8 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.78%) Samba
7 7 (1.56%) Firmware
7 7 (1.56%) Xen
7 7 (1.56%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.56%) XenServer
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.45%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 38 (8.46%) SCCM
2 27 (6.01%) HP SiteScope
3 21 (4.68%) Puppet
4 18 (4.01%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 15 (3.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (3.34%) FortiGate
6 12 (2.67%) WSUS
7 11 (2.45%) BladeLogic
7 11 (2.45%) SCOM
7 11 (2.45%) SCOrch
7 11 (2.45%) Tivoli
8 10 (2.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 9 (2.00%) MOM
9 9 (2.00%) SCVMM
10 8 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.89%) XenMobile
13 3 (0.67%) EdgeSight
13 3 (0.67%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 163 (36.30%) Microsoft
2 100 (22.27%) Oracle
3 90 (20.04%) HP
4 51 (11.36%) ServiceNow
5 49 (10.91%) Cisco
6 44 (9.80%) VMware
7 38 (8.46%) Red Hat
8 36 (8.02%) CA
9 35 (7.80%) F5
10 26 (5.79%) Sun
11 23 (5.12%) IBM
12 20 (4.45%) CheckPoint
12 20 (4.45%) EMC
13 19 (4.23%) Juniper
13 19 (4.23%) Veritas
14 18 (4.01%) BMC
15 16 (3.56%) Fortinet
16 15 (3.34%) Riverbed
17 14 (3.12%) Citrix
17 14 (3.12%) SAP
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago