The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.52% 6.93% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.14% 9.46% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £313 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £25.70 £17.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.26 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.14 £19.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.89 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.72% +16.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 148 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 72.49% 73.27% 74.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 71 140
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £750 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £19.00 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
North East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 32 £363 +31.81% 17
Gateshead - 2 £369 -
Prudhoe - - - -
Sunderland - - - - 1
ITIL
North East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 47 (52.81%) Security Cleared
2 37 (41.57%) SC Cleared
3 35 (39.33%) Windows
4 29 (32.58%) Service Management
5 25 (28.09%) Problem Management
6 23 (25.84%) UNIX
7 21 (23.60%) Configuration Management
8 20 (22.47%) SQL
9 19 (21.35%) Oracle
9 19 (21.35%) Change Management
10 18 (20.22%) .NET
11 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
11 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (17.98%) HP
12 16 (17.98%) COBOL
13 15 (16.85%) C#
13 15 (16.85%) Incident Management
14 13 (14.61%) Finance
14 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.61%) SAN
15 11 (12.36%) SLA
15 11 (12.36%) Cisco
15 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
15 11 (12.36%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (11.24%) Java
16 10 (11.24%) CA
16 10 (11.24%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (11.24%) VMware
16 10 (11.24%) QA
16 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.99%) SAS
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.25%) PRMS
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) SAN
2 9 (10.11%) DHCP
3 8 (8.99%) WAN
4 7 (7.87%) Firewall
5 6 (6.74%) LAN
6 5 (5.62%) DNS
7 4 (4.49%) Network Security
7 4 (4.49%) Junos
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.37%) Internet
8 3 (3.37%) 3G
8 3 (3.37%) DSL
8 3 (3.37%) 4G
9 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (2.25%) VPN
9 2 (2.25%) SSL
9 2 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (6.74%) DTS
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.49%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.12%) IDOL
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.49%) StarTeam
3 3 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (14.61%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.62%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) Military
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Analyst
2 17 (19.10%) Applications Support
3 10 (11.24%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.74%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Service Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications Support
9 3 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) .NET
2 9 (10.11%) XML
3 4 (4.49%) Middleware
3 4 (4.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.37%) HTML
4 3 (3.37%) WCF
4 3 (3.37%) WF
4 3 (3.37%) AppFabric
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.25%) Java EE
6 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.49%) PMI
2 4 (4.49%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.37%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) AS400
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) iSeries
4 2 (2.25%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.12%) Celerra
5 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.12%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.33%) Windows
2 23 (25.84%) UNIX
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (10.11%) Solaris
5 7 (7.87%) AIX
6 6 (6.74%) VME
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.74%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.37%) Linux
8 2 (2.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Service Management
2 25 (28.09%) Problem Management
3 21 (23.60%) Configuration Management
4 19 (21.35%) Change Management
5 15 (16.85%) Incident Management
6 11 (12.36%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (10.11%) Workflow
7 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
7 9 (10.11%) Project Management
7 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2
8 8 (8.99%) Six Sigma
8 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
9 7 (7.87%) Regression Testing
10 6 (6.74%) Migration
10 6 (6.74%) Data Management
10 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.62%) Release Management
11 5 (5.62%) Capacity Management
11 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) SQL
2 16 (17.98%) COBOL
3 15 (16.85%) C#
4 10 (11.24%) Java
5 8 (8.99%) C++
5 8 (8.99%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.99%) PL/1
5 8 (8.99%) C
6 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) MUMPS
8 2 (2.25%) RPG
8 2 (2.25%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.12%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 47 (52.81%) Security Cleared
2 37 (41.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.24%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (10.11%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.87%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.49%) Degree
7 3 (3.37%) PMP
7 3 (3.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.25%) ISEB
9 1 (1.12%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) SLA
2 10 (11.24%) QA
3 4 (4.49%) JSP 440
4 3 (3.37%) HL7
4 3 (3.37%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.25%) BS7799
5 2 (2.25%) BS15000
5 2 (2.25%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.62%) vSphere
5 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Unicenter
2 5 (5.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (5.62%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.49%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.25%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.25%) Netcool
5 1 (1.12%) OpenView
5 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.98%) HP
4 11 (12.36%) Cisco
5 10 (11.24%) CA
5 10 (11.24%) VMware
6 8 (8.99%) Curam
7 7 (7.87%) Veritas
8 6 (6.74%) EMC
9 4 (4.49%) Borland
9 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.49%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.49%) TippingPoint
9 4 (4.49%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.49%) F5
9 4 (4.49%) Juniper
10 3 (3.37%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.37%) Crossbeam
10 3 (3.37%) McAfee
10 3 (3.37%) InterSystems
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