The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 4.12% 5.56% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 6.82% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £260 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68 44 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 70.10% 81.48% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 72
Average daily rate £475 £300 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -31.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £201 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £348 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 1
Average hourly rate £63.00 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+320.00% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Preston

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing ITIL 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.

1 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) Metadata Management
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) Data Management
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (38.89%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (38.89%) Talend
4 6 (33.33%) Validation
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Preston region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Data Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
1 8 (44.44%) Data Management
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
1 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
1 8 (44.44%) Metadata Management
2 6 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) MODAF
4 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) Talend