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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 108 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 26 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.84% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 2.23% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +31.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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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
583 493 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.90% 17.20% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 237 326
Average daily rate £346 £320 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +53.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester 0 12 £300 - 8
Cheshire -2 5 - - 1
Lancashire - 4 £268 -
Merseyside +1 3 £500 -2.81% 2
Cumbria - - - -
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) Windows
4 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
5 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
6 9 (18.37%) Oracle
6 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
7 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
7 8 (16.33%) Migration
8 7 (14.29%) Data Management
8 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.29%) ETL
8 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (14.29%) Degree
8 7 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (14.29%) Talend
8 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.29%) Metadata Management
9 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
9 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (12.24%) HP
9 6 (12.24%) ISEB
9 6 (12.24%) Local Government
9 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 6 (12.24%) Cisco
9 6 (12.24%) VMware
10 5 (10.20%) Validation

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) SAS
4 1 (2.04%) CICS
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) DHCP
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) FWSM
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.04%) OSPF
4 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Local Government
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) IT Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Change Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) QA Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Statistics
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.04%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) UNIX
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 7 (14.29%) ETL
3 7 (14.29%) Data Management
3 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Metadata Management
4 6 (12.24%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Service Management
5 5 (10.20%) Validation
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 6 (12.24%) ISEB
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.12%) CCNP
6 3 (6.12%) CCNA
6 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.08%) MCITP
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) CISA
8 1 (2.04%) GIAC
8 1 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 3 (6.12%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Talend
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 6 (12.24%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) HP
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) Avaya
6 2 (4.08%) Nortel
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) Veeam
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee
7 1 (2.04%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.04%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.04%) CA
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
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