The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 2.13% 7.22% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 10.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £34.95 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.95% +11.66%
ITIL
Lancashire

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
27 70 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 57.45% 72.16% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 50
Median daily rate £400 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% -7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £499 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 7
Median hourly rate £39.75 £34.95 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.73% +39.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £30.15 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Preston region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) RIA
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) SAP