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 24 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 72 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.07% 9.89% 8.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 13.67% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 13 13
Average daily rate
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£318 £250 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £184 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £308 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% +79.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
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
628 256 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 79.09% 72.32% 63.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 125 130
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £16.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.30 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
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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 -7 63 £323 +30.04% 12
Durham +3 9 £206 -25.00%
Northumberland - - - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 53 (48.18%) Windows
2 51 (46.36%) Security Cleared
3 41 (37.27%) Service Management
4 34 (30.91%) SQL
5 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 31 (28.18%) HP
6 31 (28.18%) SC Cleared
7 30 (27.27%) Oracle
8 28 (25.45%) Active Directory
9 27 (24.55%) Problem Management
10 26 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 22 (20.00%) Change Management
13 20 (18.18%) UNIX
13 20 (18.18%) Incident Management
13 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
13 20 (18.18%) Finance
14 19 (17.27%) Clustering
15 18 (16.36%) SAN
16 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
16 16 (14.55%) SLA
17 15 (13.64%) Linux
17 15 (13.64%) Middleware
17 15 (13.64%) DV Cleared
18 14 (12.73%) Firewall
18 14 (12.73%) DNS
19 13 (11.82%) XML
19 13 (11.82%) QA
20 12 (10.91%) .NET

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (8.18%) WebLogic
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (7.27%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.27%) Apache
3 6 (5.45%) IIS
3 6 (5.45%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.45%) AquaLogic
4 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.36%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.73%) PRMS
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) SAN
2 14 (12.73%) DNS
2 14 (12.73%) Firewall
3 10 (9.09%) LAN
3 10 (9.09%) WAN
4 9 (8.18%) Junos
5 8 (7.27%) LDAP
5 8 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (7.27%) Network Security
5 8 (7.27%) DHCP
6 7 (6.36%) SSL
6 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (6.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (6.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (2.73%) SMS
8 1 (0.91%) VPN
8 1 (0.91%) MPLS
8 1 (0.91%) BGP
8 1 (0.91%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.91%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.91%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.73%) Ant
3 1 (0.91%) MSI
General
1 20 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.82%) Military
3 2 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (0.91%) Back Office
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (13.64%) Analyst
2 13 (11.82%) Applications Support
3 11 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.09%) Consultant
4 10 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (4.55%) Support Specialist
7 5 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Wintel Support
9 3 (2.73%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Operations Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.64%) Middleware
2 13 (11.82%) XML
3 12 (10.91%) .NET
4 9 (8.18%) Web Services
5 7 (6.36%) WCF
6 6 (5.45%) WF
6 6 (5.45%) Java EE
6 6 (5.45%) AppFabric
7 3 (2.73%) JNDI
7 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.73%) JMS
7 3 (2.73%) J2EE
7 3 (2.73%) JDBC
7 3 (2.73%) SOAP
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.91%) JGroups
9 1 (0.91%) JSON
9 1 (0.91%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.91%) XSL
9 1 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.27%) Clustering
2 11 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.27%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.64%) iPad
5 4 (3.64%) AS400
6 3 (2.73%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.73%) CMDB
6 3 (2.73%) iSeries
7 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.91%) NHS
8 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.91%) Open Source
8 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.18%) Windows
2 26 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (18.18%) UNIX
3 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.64%) Linux
5 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.55%) Solaris
7 4 (3.64%) AIX
7 4 (3.64%) HPUX
7 4 (3.64%) Android
8 3 (2.73%) VME
9 2 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.27%) Service Management
2 27 (24.55%) Problem Management
3 22 (20.00%) Change Management
4 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 20 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.91%) Network Management
6 11 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.18%) Workflow
9 8 (7.27%) SOA
9 8 (7.27%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (6.36%) Project Management
10 7 (6.36%) Six Sigma
10 7 (6.36%) Network Design
10 7 (6.36%) Time Management
11 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
11 6 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.91%) SQL
2 10 (9.09%) Java
2 10 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 7 (6.36%) C#
4 4 (3.64%) COBOL
5 3 (2.73%) RPG
5 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (2.73%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.91%) RPG/400
6 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (46.36%) Security Cleared
2 31 (28.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.91%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.73%) MCSE
6 3 (2.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.82%) Degree
7 2 (1.82%) MCSA
7 2 (1.82%) ISEB
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.91%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.55%) SLA
2 13 (11.82%) QA
3 9 (8.18%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.82%) BS7799
4 2 (1.82%) BS15000
4 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 28 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.18%) vSphere
4 6 (5.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) OpenView
2 9 (8.18%) MIIS
2 9 (8.18%) WhatsUp Gold
3 8 (7.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.82%) Netcool
6 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.91%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.91%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 33 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.18%) HP
3 30 (27.27%) Oracle
4 12 (10.91%) Cisco
5 11 (10.00%) VMware
6 10 (9.09%) Juniper
6 10 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
7 9 (8.18%) EMC
7 9 (8.18%) TippingPoint
7 9 (8.18%) 3PAR
7 9 (8.18%) F5
8 8 (7.27%) McAfee
9 7 (6.36%) Citrix
10 6 (5.45%) Lotus
11 4 (3.64%) CA
11 4 (3.64%) Informatica
12 3 (2.73%) IBM
12 3 (2.73%) Crossbeam
12 3 (2.73%) Splunk
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