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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 5.77% - 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% - 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£255 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.53
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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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
78 15 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 75.00% 40.54% 61.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 35
Average daily rate £385 £350 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.67 £40.00 £53.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.31% -24.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £28.00 £35.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £40.00 £70.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Metadata Management
2 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
4 3 (27.27%) Talend
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 5 (45.45%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Assurance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Management
1 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Metadata Management
1 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Talend