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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
England / North West
Rank 106 126 132
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 28 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.75% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
Median daily rate £500 £315 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.73% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £325 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £24.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £12.10
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +90.08%

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
2155 3066 2591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.10% 82.38% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1363 1856 1498
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 135 111
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +10 12 £475 +54.47% 4
Lancashire - 8 £625 -
Merseyside +2 6 £650 -
Cheshire +22 2 £373 -37.91%
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 74 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (28.38%) ServiceNow
3 20 (27.03%) TOGAF
4 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.32%) LAN
5 18 (24.32%) Release Management
6 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
6 17 (22.97%) Service Management
6 17 (22.97%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (21.62%) WAN
7 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
7 16 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (20.27%) Web Services
9 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
9 14 (18.92%) Scrum
9 14 (18.92%) SC Cleared
10 13 (17.57%) Degree
10 13 (17.57%) Windows
10 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
11 12 (16.22%) DevOps
12 11 (14.86%) Network Architecture
12 11 (14.86%) Cisco
12 11 (14.86%) CCIE
12 11 (14.86%) Finance
13 10 (13.51%) Workflow
13 10 (13.51%) SDLC
13 10 (13.51%) Issue Tracking
13 10 (13.51%) Web 2.0

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 4 (5.41%) Apache
1 4 (5.41%) IIS
1 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) LAN
2 17 (22.97%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (21.62%) WAN
4 9 (12.16%) LDAP
5 7 (9.46%) Internet
5 7 (9.46%) VoIP
6 5 (6.76%) Firewall
7 3 (4.05%) Network Security
8 2 (2.70%) Broadband
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
9 1 (1.35%) SSL
9 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Selenium
2 3 (4.05%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Local Government
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Electronics
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (33.78%) Architect
2 16 (21.62%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (16.22%) Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.46%) Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (5.41%) Lead Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Sun Support
6 4 (5.41%) TOGAF Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Configuration Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.05%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 15 (20.27%) Web Services
3 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.41%) HTML
4 4 (5.41%) XML
5 3 (4.05%) ODBC
6 1 (1.35%) .NET
6 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.35%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.35%) LAMP
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Web 2.0
2 7 (9.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) CMDB
6 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.70%) NHS
7 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Licensing
7 1 (1.35%) RIA
7 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
2 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
5 2 (2.70%) VME
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (27.03%) TOGAF
3 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.32%) Release Management
5 17 (22.97%) Service Management
6 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
6 14 (18.92%) Scrum
7 12 (16.22%) DevOps
8 11 (14.86%) Network Architecture
9 10 (13.51%) Issue Tracking
9 10 (13.51%) SDLC
9 10 (13.51%) Workflow
10 8 (10.81%) BCP
11 7 (9.46%) Change Management
11 7 (9.46%) CRM
11 7 (9.46%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (9.46%) Network Design
12 6 (8.11%) Process Improvement
12 6 (8.11%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.35%) PHP
3 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.57%) Degree
4 11 (14.86%) CCIE
5 9 (12.16%) CCNA
6 8 (10.81%) CCNP
7 5 (6.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (5.41%) CISSP
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.35%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.35%) MCSE
11 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.35%) SANS
11 1 (1.35%) SSCP
11 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.35%) Firmware
2 1 (1.35%) MetaFrame
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Nessus
2 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.35%) Nexpose
2 1 (1.35%) Nmap
2 1 (1.35%) QRadar
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) ServiceNow
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.86%) Cisco
4 6 (8.11%) Sun
5 5 (6.76%) SAP
6 4 (5.41%) Snow
6 4 (5.41%) Twitter
7 3 (4.05%) ArcSight
7 3 (4.05%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle
8 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.70%) ICL
9 1 (1.35%) Apple
9 1 (1.35%) AppSense
9 1 (1.35%) Citrix
9 1 (1.35%) Intel
9 1 (1.35%) NetWitness
9 1 (1.35%) Qualys
9 1 (1.35%) Splunk
9 1 (1.35%) VMware
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