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 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 124 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 38 64 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.96% 1.72% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.51% 8.44% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 13
Median daily rate £400 £331 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £272 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £475 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +55.17%
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
843 758 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.33% 20.33% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 346 327
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £516 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 85 74
Median hourly rate £39.22 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.28% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.77 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -35 20 £331 +1.92% 2
Cheshire -2 9 £413 -8.33% 1
Lancashire 0 4 £362 +20.65%
Merseyside -8 3 - -
Cumbria +1 1 - - 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 59 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) Service Management
3 15 (25.42%) Windows
4 14 (23.73%) Change Management
5 12 (20.34%) Finance
5 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
5 12 (20.34%) SSL
5 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
7 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
7 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
8 9 (15.25%) Project Management
9 8 (13.56%) SLA
9 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
10 7 (11.86%) CCENT
10 7 (11.86%) Cisco
10 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
10 7 (11.86%) Citrix
10 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.17%) VMware
11 6 (10.17%) Migration
11 6 (10.17%) Firewall
11 6 (10.17%) ITSM
11 6 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (10.17%) Linux
11 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.17%) ITIL V3

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 6 (10.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (8.47%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) SSL
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (8.47%) VPN
3 5 (8.47%) WAN
4 4 (6.78%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) Extranet
6 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) MPLS
6 1 (1.69%) NAS
6 1 (1.69%) SAN
6 1 (1.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Law
2 4 (6.78%) Local Government
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Service Manager
3 7 (11.86%) ITIL Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Network Security Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Security Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Incident Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.47%) PKI
4 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.08%) Life Science
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (1.69%) iPhone
7 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.69%) NHS
7 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Windows 8
4 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.78%) Android
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.08%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) Unix
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) AIX
7 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) Service Management
3 14 (23.73%) Change Management
4 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
5 9 (15.25%) Project Management
6 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.17%) ITIL V3
8 6 (10.17%) ITSM
8 6 (10.17%) Migration
9 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.47%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.47%) SIEM
9 5 (8.47%) Threat Management
9 5 (8.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (6.78%) Application Rationalisation
10 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
10 4 (6.78%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) Jython
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) CCENT
3 5 (8.47%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (8.47%) CISM
3 5 (8.47%) CISMP
3 5 (8.47%) CISSP
3 5 (8.47%) CLAS
3 5 (8.47%) MCP
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
4 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
5 2 (3.39%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.69%) MCDST
6 1 (1.69%) MOS
6 1 (1.69%) PMP
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SmoothWall
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
2 4 (6.78%) WSUS
3 1 (1.69%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) Citrix
3 6 (10.17%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.47%) Clearswift
4 5 (8.47%) Juniper
4 5 (8.47%) Kaspersky
5 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.08%) Remedy
5 3 (5.08%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Apple
7 1 (1.69%) BMC
7 1 (1.69%) BT
7 1 (1.69%) iManage
7 1 (1.69%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
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