The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 51 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.00% 8.99% 7.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.84% 11.97% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 4
Average daily rate
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£263 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £443 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 £25.70 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +51.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -14.18%
ITIL
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 284 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 79.15% 75.13% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 202 71
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +91.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Tyne and Wear region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Tyne and Wear region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 46 £263 -25.00% 6
Sunderland - 3 £130 -
ITIL
North East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 49 (43.36%) Security Cleared
2 38 (33.63%) SC Cleared
3 37 (32.74%) Windows
3 37 (32.74%) Service Management
4 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
5 29 (25.66%) HP
5 29 (25.66%) Finance
6 28 (24.78%) Problem Management
7 27 (23.89%) Oracle
8 25 (22.12%) MS Excel
9 24 (21.24%) SQL
9 24 (21.24%) SLA
9 24 (21.24%) Change Management
10 23 (20.35%) Java
10 23 (20.35%) Linux
11 20 (17.70%) WebLogic
12 19 (16.81%) Oracle Reports
12 19 (16.81%) Shell Script
13 18 (15.93%) Configuration Management
13 18 (15.93%) Ant
13 18 (15.93%) SOAP
13 18 (15.93%) Web Services
13 18 (15.93%) J2EE
13 18 (15.93%) Informatica
13 18 (15.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
14 15 (13.27%) LDAP
15 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (12.39%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 20 (17.70%) WebLogic
2 13 (11.50%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.73%) AquaLogic
4 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.88%) TPMS
8 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (22.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.27%) LDAP
2 7 (6.19%) DHCP
2 7 (6.19%) SAN
3 5 (4.42%) DNS
3 5 (4.42%) LAN
3 5 (4.42%) WAN
4 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.54%) Junos
5 2 (1.77%) Network Security
5 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.88%) SSL
6 1 (0.88%) DSL
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.81%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (3.54%) DTS
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.88%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 18 (15.93%) Ant
2 9 (7.96%) StarTeam
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.65%) CruiseControl
4 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (25.66%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.54%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.77%) Legal
3 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.77%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (25.66%) Analyst
2 13 (11.50%) Service Analyst
2 13 (11.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (8.85%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.96%) Developer
4 9 (7.96%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Integration Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) Administrator
7 5 (4.42%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Change Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Linux Support
8 4 (3.54%) Release Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Process Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.93%) J2EE
1 18 (15.93%) SOAP
1 18 (15.93%) Web Services
2 13 (11.50%) Middleware
3 11 (9.73%) JNDI
3 11 (9.73%) JDBC
3 11 (9.73%) JMS
4 4 (3.54%) XML
5 2 (1.77%) Java EE
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Clustering
1 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.77%) CMDB
5 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.88%) PMI
6 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.88%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.74%) Windows
2 23 (20.35%) Linux
3 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (11.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (10.62%) UNIX
6 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
7 9 (7.96%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.65%) Solaris
10 2 (1.77%) VME
11 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Service Management
2 28 (24.78%) Problem Management
3 24 (21.24%) Change Management
4 18 (15.93%) Configuration Management
5 14 (12.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (11.50%) Release Management
6 13 (11.50%) SOA
6 13 (11.50%) Migration
6 13 (11.50%) Incident Management
7 12 (10.62%) Validation
8 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
8 11 (9.73%) Project Management
8 11 (9.73%) High Availability
9 10 (8.85%) CMMI
9 10 (8.85%) ITSM
10 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.08%) Integration Testing
12 7 (6.19%) Data Migration
13 6 (5.31%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.24%) SQL
2 23 (20.35%) Java
3 19 (16.81%) Shell Script
4 18 (15.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 15 (13.27%) PL/SQL
6 10 (8.85%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) VB
8 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (43.36%) Security Cleared
2 38 (33.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.73%) Degree
4 7 (6.19%) ISEB
5 6 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.54%) APMP
7 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) MCSE
8 1 (0.88%) CCNA
8 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.24%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 4 (3.54%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (4.42%) vSphere
4 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) OpenView
2 5 (4.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (3.54%) Unicenter
4 3 (2.65%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.65%) SCOM
5 2 (1.77%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.77%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.77%) Netcool
5 2 (1.77%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.88%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.88%) MOM
6 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.66%) HP
3 27 (23.89%) Oracle
4 18 (15.93%) Informatica
5 13 (11.50%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.62%) Cisco
7 8 (7.08%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.19%) VMware
9 5 (4.42%) Borland
9 5 (4.42%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.42%) Dell
10 4 (3.54%) EMC
10 4 (3.54%) Juniper
10 4 (3.54%) CA
10 4 (3.54%) McAfee
10 4 (3.54%) TippingPoint
10 4 (3.54%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.54%) F5
11 3 (2.65%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.65%) Crossbeam
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