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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 8 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 7.41% 7.69% 12.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 10.29% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £501 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.00% +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £30.52 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.83% +22.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.67 £15.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+37.76% -5.55%
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
82 68 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 75.93% 74.73% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 33
Median daily rate £370 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 16
Median hourly rate £41.50 £30.52 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.97% +31.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 26 June 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Local Government
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) OS/390

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 (5.26%) AquaLogic
1 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (5.26%) Tuxedo
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MagicDraw
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Local Government
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Incident Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Governance Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Designer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) OS/390
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Axway
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.26%) Sun