The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 144 149 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 19 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.24% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.31% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £388 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £154 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +7.14%
ITIL V3
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3005 2950 2214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.11% 78.10% 74.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1886 1737 1212
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 126 92
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £26.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +38.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the North West region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the North West region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 -7 10 £388 +40.90% 2
Cheshire - 5 £450 -
Lancashire -8 2 £375 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
3 9 (23.68%) Firewall
3 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
4 8 (21.05%) Service Management
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (18.42%) Clearswift
5 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.42%) SSL
5 7 (18.42%) Windows
5 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) PKI
5 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
6 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Law
6 6 (15.79%) SmoothWall
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.16%) Extranet
7 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
7 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 5 (13.16%) CCNP
7 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 5 (13.16%) MS Office

ITIL V3
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 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) SSL
3 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
4 5 (13.16%) Extranet
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security
5 3 (7.89%) VoIP
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (15.79%) Law
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Local Government
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Network Security Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Security Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) ICT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) ICT Network Manager
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.26%) Life Science
5 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
2 9 (23.68%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.05%) Service Management
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 5 (13.16%) Document Management
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Application Rationalisation
7 4 (10.53%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Service Design
7 4 (10.53%) SIEM
7 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Email Filtering
8 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Threat Management
8 3 (7.89%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCENT
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CISMP
5 3 (7.89%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (7.89%) CISM
5 3 (7.89%) CISSP
5 3 (7.89%) CLAS
5 3 (7.89%) DBS Check
5 3 (7.89%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.26%) MCDST
6 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.16%) QA
3 3 (7.89%) SLA
4 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Clearswift
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (10.53%) Kaspersky
5 3 (7.89%) Avaya
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) OpenText
7 1 (2.63%) SimCorp
7 1 (2.63%) VMware