The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Preston region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 11.11% 6.25% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 9.52% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£469 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.81 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.15% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 42 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 70.37% 65.63% 61.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 80
Average daily rate £423 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.83% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £254 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £316 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -43.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Preston region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (45.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (30.00%) Talend
3 6 (30.00%) Metadata Management
3 6 (30.00%) Data Management
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Validation
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) MODAF
6 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
1 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (30.00%) ETL
1 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (30.00%) Metadata Management
1 6 (30.00%) Data Management
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) MODAF
4 3 (15.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Talend