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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 9.90% 6.35% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 8.33% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +14.75%
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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
70 48 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 69.31% 76.19% 58.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 66
Average daily rate £423 £300 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.83% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £228 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £347 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -69.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 22 August 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
2 7 (36.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (36.84%) Talend
2 7 (36.84%) Metadata Management
2 7 (36.84%) Data Management
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
2 7 (36.84%) ETL
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (36.84%) RDBMS
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
1 7 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Transition Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
1 7 (36.84%) Metadata Management
1 7 (36.84%) Data Management
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
1 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
1 7 (36.84%) ETL
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) MODAF
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Talend
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle