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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 247 108 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.56% 11.13% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.39% 13.83% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 69 42
Median daily rate £365 £297 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.97% -6.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £775 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 11
Median hourly rate £12.29 £24.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.78% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £14.60 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £27.45 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
1056 781 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.61% 80.52% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 497 455
Median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 39 21
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.65 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% -24.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £13.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +5 215 £375 +31.57% 6
Durham +5 19 £350 +4.19% 2
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 237 (44.47%) Windows
2 198 (37.15%) Microsoft
3 196 (36.77%) Security Cleared
4 170 (31.89%) Linux
5 157 (29.46%) Change Management
6 156 (29.27%) Unix
7 153 (28.71%) Windows Server
8 149 (27.95%) SC Cleared
9 147 (27.58%) Oracle
9 147 (27.58%) HP
10 131 (24.58%) Service Delivery
11 124 (23.26%) Problem Management
12 116 (21.76%) Active Directory
13 113 (21.20%) AIX
14 100 (18.76%) SQL
15 95 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
16 92 (17.26%) SLA
17 90 (16.89%) VMware
18 88 (16.51%) MS Excel
18 88 (16.51%) Open Source
19 85 (15.95%) SaaS
20 84 (15.76%) Solaris
21 83 (15.57%) PRINCE2
21 83 (15.57%) PaaS
21 83 (15.57%) IaaS
22 79 (14.82%) TCP/IP
23 78 (14.63%) BPSS Clearance
24 77 (14.45%) Degree
25 76 (14.26%) SQL Server
25 76 (14.26%) ITSM

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 53 (9.94%) Apache
2 50 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 50 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 47 (8.82%) IIS
4 38 (7.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 26 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 26 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 25 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (4.69%) Tuxedo
7 24 (4.50%) JBoss
8 23 (4.32%) Skype for Business
9 19 (3.56%) iPlanet
9 19 (3.56%) SharePoint
10 17 (3.19%) MQSeries
10 17 (3.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 17 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (2.81%) SAS
12 14 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (2.44%) OpenStack
13 13 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 88 (16.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (4.88%) MS Office
4 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (2.06%) OpenText MBPM
2 9 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (15.95%) SaaS
2 83 (15.57%) IaaS
2 83 (15.57%) PaaS
3 15 (2.81%) HP Helion
4 10 (1.88%) Office 365
5 7 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.94%) Google App Engine
6 5 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.38%) DigitalOcean
7 2 (0.38%) GitHub
7 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.38%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 79 (14.82%) TCP/IP
2 75 (14.07%) DNS
3 71 (13.32%) DHCP
4 62 (11.63%) SAN
5 51 (9.57%) Firewall
6 26 (4.88%) iSCSI
7 21 (3.94%) WAN
8 20 (3.75%) HTTP
9 18 (3.38%) LDAP
9 18 (3.38%) SSL
10 15 (2.81%) HTTPS
11 14 (2.63%) Skype
12 10 (1.88%) NAS
13 6 (1.13%) FTP
13 6 (1.13%) IPsec
13 6 (1.13%) LAN
14 4 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (0.75%) Network Security
14 4 (0.75%) VPN
14 4 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (14.26%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.50%) DB2
3 20 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 19 (3.56%) MySQL
5 11 (2.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 10 (1.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.50%) OLTP
9 7 (1.31%) PowerCenter
9 7 (1.31%) SAP HANA
10 6 (1.13%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.75%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.56%) NonStop SQL
12 3 (0.56%) OLAP
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
13 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (3.94%) StarTeam
2 13 (2.44%) ClearCase
3 12 (2.25%) JIRA
4 10 (1.88%) MSI
5 9 (1.69%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.50%) Subversion
7 6 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.94%) CA Gen
8 5 (0.94%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.75%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.75%) Log4j
10 2 (0.38%) GitLab
10 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.19%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.19%) JMeter
11 1 (0.19%) Sahi
11 1 (0.19%) Selenium
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.19%) WATIR
General
1 37 (6.94%) Finance
2 7 (1.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.38%) Banking
4 2 (0.38%) Billing
4 2 (0.38%) Publishing
5 1 (0.19%) Electronics
5 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.19%) French Language
5 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) German Language
5 1 (0.19%) Local Government
5 1 (0.19%) Marketing
5 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (10.88%) Support Engineer
2 42 (7.88%) Analyst
3 40 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (6.19%) Administrator
5 28 (5.25%) Operations Engineer
6 27 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (4.32%) Architect
8 21 (3.94%) DBA
9 19 (3.56%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (3.38%) Unix Engineer
10 18 (3.38%) Windows Engineer
11 16 (3.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (3.00%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.00%) Support Specialist
12 15 (2.81%) Service Manager
12 15 (2.81%) Storage Engineer
13 14 (2.63%) Backup Engineer
13 14 (2.63%) Senior Operations Engineer
13 14 (2.63%) Server Engineer
14 13 (2.44%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (11.82%) Middleware
2 34 (6.38%) J2EE
3 17 (3.19%) IBM Integration Bus
3 17 (3.19%) LAMP
4 11 (2.06%) .NET
5 10 (1.88%) Web Services
6 5 (0.94%) Servlets
6 5 (0.94%) XML
7 4 (0.75%) JAX-RPC
7 4 (0.75%) REST
7 4 (0.75%) SOAP
7 4 (0.75%) WSDL
7 4 (0.75%) XSL
7 4 (0.75%) XSLT
8 2 (0.38%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.38%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.19%) ISPF
9 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.63%) Clustering
2 53 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (9.57%) Management Information System
4 47 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 24 (4.50%) CMDB
6 15 (2.81%) Tandem
7 12 (2.25%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.88%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 9 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.50%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.13%) Replication
11 6 (1.13%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.94%) User Experience
13 4 (0.75%) Celerra
13 4 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
13 4 (0.75%) EMC VNX
13 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 237 (44.47%) Windows
2 170 (31.89%) Linux
3 156 (29.27%) Unix
4 153 (28.71%) Windows Server
5 113 (21.20%) AIX
6 84 (15.76%) Solaris
7 46 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (6.00%) Windows XP
10 29 (5.44%) Windows 2000
11 28 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (5.07%) HPUX
13 21 (3.94%) Windows 7
14 18 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (3.19%) OS/390
16 12 (2.25%) Android
17 10 (1.88%) Apple iOS
18 8 (1.50%) MVS
18 8 (1.50%) zOS
19 7 (1.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (29.46%) Change Management
2 131 (24.58%) Service Delivery
3 124 (23.26%) Problem Management
4 95 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (16.51%) Open Source
6 83 (15.57%) PRINCE2
7 76 (14.26%) ITSM
8 73 (13.70%) Configuration Management
9 72 (13.51%) Service Management
10 71 (13.32%) High Availability
11 70 (13.13%) Incident Management
12 69 (12.95%) DevOps
13 68 (12.76%) Release Management
14 63 (11.82%) Root Cause Analysis
15 59 (11.07%) Data Management
16 57 (10.69%) ITIL V3
17 53 (9.94%) Project Management
18 39 (7.32%) QMS
18 39 (7.32%) Quality Management
19 38 (7.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 100 (18.76%) SQL
2 61 (11.44%) Perl
3 37 (6.94%) Java
4 33 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 32 (6.00%) Shell Script
6 30 (5.63%) VB
7 21 (3.94%) Bash Shell
8 19 (3.56%) JavaScript
9 18 (3.38%) Korn
9 18 (3.38%) Python
10 17 (3.19%) C-shell
11 13 (2.44%) C
11 13 (2.44%) Jython
12 10 (1.88%) C++
13 7 (1.31%) Ruby
14 6 (1.13%) PHP
15 4 (0.75%) VBScript
16 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.19%) JCL
16 1 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 196 (36.77%) Security Cleared
2 149 (27.95%) SC Cleared
3 78 (14.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 77 (14.45%) Degree
5 54 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 27 (5.07%) MCSE
8 24 (4.50%) DV Cleared
9 20 (3.75%) MCSA
10 18 (3.38%) RHCE
11 11 (2.06%) AAT
11 11 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (1.50%) CCNP
14 6 (1.13%) CCNA
14 6 (1.13%) ISEB
14 6 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.13%) MCP
15 5 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (17.26%) SLA
2 56 (10.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 21 (3.94%) ISO 9001
4 12 (2.25%) QA
5 7 (1.31%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.38%) COBIT
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 116 (21.76%) Active Directory
2 70 (13.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 40 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 32 (6.00%) XenApp
6 26 (4.88%) KVM
7 23 (4.32%) Oracle RAC
7 23 (4.32%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.32%) XenServer
8 18 (3.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 17 (3.19%) Samba
10 15 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.81%) vSphere
11 11 (2.06%) Firmware
12 10 (1.88%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.31%) Xen
14 2 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
15 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 43 (8.07%) SCCM
2 32 (6.00%) Tivoli
3 29 (5.44%) HP SiteScope
4 26 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 23 (4.32%) Puppet
6 21 (3.94%) MOM
6 21 (3.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (3.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 17 (3.19%) SCOM
9 15 (2.81%) XenMobile
10 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 14 (2.63%) SCVMM
10 14 (2.63%) WSUS
11 13 (2.44%) OpenView
11 13 (2.44%) SafeCom
12 12 (2.25%) EdgeSight
13 11 (2.06%) BladeLogic
13 11 (2.06%) SCOrch
14 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Clustering
14 10 (1.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 198 (37.15%) Microsoft
2 147 (27.58%) HP
2 147 (27.58%) Oracle
3 90 (16.89%) VMware
4 71 (13.32%) ServiceNow
5 64 (12.01%) Red Hat
6 56 (10.51%) CA
7 42 (7.88%) Citrix
8 37 (6.94%) Cisco
9 35 (6.57%) EMC
9 35 (6.57%) IBM
10 33 (6.19%) SAP
11 31 (5.82%) Sun
12 30 (5.63%) BMC
13 24 (4.50%) AppSense
14 22 (4.13%) F5
15 19 (3.56%) Veritas
16 14 (2.63%) Symantec
16 14 (2.63%) ThinPrint
17 12 (2.25%) Dell
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