The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 121 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 38 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 1.32% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.01% 6.36% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 8
Median daily rate £381 £344 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £304 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £26.51 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +76.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.66 £14.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £53.15 £28.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +48.27%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
758 771 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.19% 20.74% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 377 297
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 73 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.25 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.35% +3.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £49.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Manchester +2 28 £375 +15.38% 2
Cheshire -5 8 £425 +13.33%
Lancashire -4 2 £250 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 West region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 66 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (30.30%) Windows
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (22.73%) Service Delivery
5 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
6 13 (19.70%) SSL
6 13 (19.70%) Service Management
7 12 (18.18%) Change Management
7 12 (18.18%) VMware
8 11 (16.67%) Finance
8 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (15.15%) SCCM
9 10 (15.15%) SCOM
9 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 10 (15.15%) WSUS
9 10 (15.15%) Patch Management
9 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
9 10 (15.15%) Cisco
9 10 (15.15%) MCP
9 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (15.15%) Project Management
10 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.64%) Linux
10 9 (13.64%) Firewall
10 9 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
10 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 8 (12.12%) Security Patching
11 8 (12.12%) Kalman Filter

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) SSL
2 9 (13.64%) Firewall
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (10.61%) WAN
5 6 (9.09%) Network Security
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) LAN
9 1 (1.52%) Extranet
9 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.52%) MPLS
9 1 (1.52%) NAS
9 1 (1.52%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.03%) ClearQuest
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.06%) Law
4 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Local Government
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) German Language
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Service Manager
3 8 (12.12%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) ITIL Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Network Security Manager
4 7 (10.61%) Security Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) ICT Assistant
6 4 (6.06%) ICT Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Incident Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Network Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.55%) ICT Network Manager
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Service Management Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Service Management Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) PKI
3 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.58%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.30%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.64%) Linux
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Solaris
5 7 (10.61%) Unix
5 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.03%) AIX
8 2 (3.03%) Android
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.70%) Service Management
4 12 (18.18%) Change Management
5 10 (15.15%) Patch Management
5 10 (15.15%) Project Management
6 9 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.64%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (12.12%) ITIL V3
7 8 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (12.12%) Security Patching
8 6 (9.09%) Migration
9 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.58%) ITSM
9 5 (7.58%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
9 5 (7.58%) SIEM
9 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) Jython
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) MCP
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) CCENT
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.09%) DBS Check
5 5 (7.58%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (7.58%) CISM
5 5 (7.58%) CISMP
5 5 (7.58%) CISSP
5 5 (7.58%) CLAS
6 4 (6.06%) CCNP
7 3 (4.55%) CCNA
7 3 (4.55%) Degree
8 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.52%) HNC
9 1 (1.52%) HND
9 1 (1.52%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.09%) QA
2 6 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) SCCM
1 10 (15.15%) SCOM
1 10 (15.15%) WSUS
2 8 (12.12%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) VMware
3 10 (15.15%) Cisco
4 8 (12.12%) CheckPoint
4 8 (12.12%) Clearswift
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Kaspersky
7 4 (6.06%) Remedy
8 3 (4.55%) Avaya
8 3 (4.55%) Juniper
8 3 (4.55%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.03%) Apple
9 2 (3.03%) BMC
9 2 (3.03%) IBM
10 1 (1.52%) BT
10 1 (1.52%) Lotus
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle
10 1 (1.52%) Sun
10 1 (1.52%) Wyse
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