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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 7 24 5
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing ITIL 109 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.44% 7.01% 14.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.06% 8.08% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 35 34
Median daily rate £350 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £38.75 £9.82 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+294.60% -54.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £17.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-8.85% +10.16%

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
639 594 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 90.51% 86.72% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 391 188
Median daily rate £390 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.84 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.95% -36.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.14 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 99 £350 +32.07% 8
Sunderland - 5 £463 -
Jarrow -2 3 £475 -
ITIL
North East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 144 (38.71%) Windows
2 142 (38.17%) Change Management
3 135 (36.29%) Security Cleared
4 126 (33.87%) Microsoft
5 116 (31.18%) Linux
6 110 (29.57%) Problem Management
7 109 (29.30%) Open Source
8 108 (29.03%) SC Cleared
9 106 (28.49%) SaaS
10 104 (27.96%) PaaS
10 104 (27.96%) IaaS
11 101 (27.15%) PRINCE2
11 101 (27.15%) Unix
12 95 (25.54%) ITSM
13 93 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 93 (25.00%) Data Management
14 92 (24.73%) Service Management
15 88 (23.66%) DevOps
16 82 (22.04%) MS Excel
17 75 (20.16%) Oracle
18 72 (19.35%) SQL
19 71 (19.09%) Windows Server
20 69 (18.55%) HP
21 65 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
22 63 (16.94%) AIX
23 59 (15.86%) Active Directory
24 53 (14.25%) Firewall
25 51 (13.71%) TCP/IP
26 50 (13.44%) SLA
26 50 (13.44%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 41 (11.02%) WebSphere
2 34 (9.14%) WebLogic
3 33 (8.87%) Oracle Application Server
4 24 (6.45%) Apache
4 24 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 23 (6.18%) JBoss
6 20 (5.38%) Tuxedo
7 19 (5.11%) iPlanet
8 16 (4.30%) IIS
9 13 (3.49%) SAS
10 9 (2.42%) MQSeries
10 9 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 9 (2.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (2.15%) PowerExchange
11 8 (2.15%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.61%) MS Exchange
13 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (1.34%) Jetty
13 5 (1.34%) nginx
13 5 (1.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 82 (22.04%) MS Excel
2 49 (13.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (4.84%) MS Office
4 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (2.69%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.34%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (1.08%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 106 (28.49%) SaaS
2 104 (27.96%) IaaS
2 104 (27.96%) PaaS
3 15 (4.03%) HP Helion
4 5 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.34%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (14.25%) Firewall
2 51 (13.71%) TCP/IP
3 37 (9.95%) DNS
4 36 (9.68%) DHCP
5 24 (6.45%) LAN
6 20 (5.38%) HTTP
6 20 (5.38%) WAN
7 19 (5.11%) Wireless
8 17 (4.57%) LDAP
9 16 (4.30%) SAN
10 15 (4.03%) HTTPS
11 12 (3.23%) BIG-IP
12 11 (2.96%) SSL
13 10 (2.69%) iSCSI
13 10 (2.69%) NAS
14 6 (1.61%) IPsec
15 5 (1.34%) FTP
16 4 (1.08%) Network Security
17 3 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
18 2 (0.54%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.72%) Oracle Database
3 20 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (5.11%) DB2
5 14 (3.76%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (2.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 8 (2.15%) Ingres
8 8 (2.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 8 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.88%) PowerCenter
9 7 (1.88%) SAP HANA
10 6 (1.61%) OLTP
11 2 (0.54%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (0.54%) OLAP
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.96%) JIRA
2 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.34%) Travis CI
3 4 (1.08%) CA Gen
3 4 (1.08%) Log4j
4 2 (0.54%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.54%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (7.80%) Finance
2 12 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.08%) Banking
4 2 (0.54%) Billing
4 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.54%) Local Government
5 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (11.56%) Operations Engineer
2 34 (9.14%) Analyst
3 33 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 32 (8.60%) DBA
5 30 (8.06%) Administrator
5 30 (8.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 28 (7.53%) Support Engineer
7 22 (5.91%) Network Engineer
8 20 (5.38%) Oracle DBA
9 19 (5.11%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (4.84%) Support Analyst
11 17 (4.57%) Architect
12 15 (4.03%) Developer
12 15 (4.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.49%) Migration Engineer
14 12 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
14 12 (3.23%) ServiceNow Developer
15 11 (2.96%) Applications Support
15 11 (2.96%) Operational Support Analyst
15 11 (2.96%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.14%) Middleware
2 27 (7.26%) J2EE
3 10 (2.69%) .NET
4 9 (2.42%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (1.34%) REST
5 5 (1.34%) Servlets
6 4 (1.08%) JAX-RPC
6 4 (1.08%) SOAP
6 4 (1.08%) Web Services
6 4 (1.08%) WSDL
6 4 (1.08%) XML
6 4 (1.08%) XSL
6 4 (1.08%) XSLT
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.27%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.27%) CSS
8 1 (0.27%) CSS3
8 1 (0.27%) HTML
8 1 (0.27%) Play Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.47%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.22%) Management Information System
3 34 (9.14%) Clustering
4 20 (5.38%) CMDB
5 16 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.23%) Tandem
7 11 (2.96%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.88%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.08%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.54%) CESG
12 2 (0.54%) CESG CLAS
12 2 (0.54%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.54%) Fintech
12 2 (0.54%) NHS
12 2 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.27%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 144 (38.71%) Windows
2 116 (31.18%) Linux
3 101 (27.15%) Unix
4 71 (19.09%) Windows Server
5 63 (16.94%) AIX
6 30 (8.06%) Windows XP
7 28 (7.53%) Windows 2000
8 26 (6.99%) Solaris
9 25 (6.72%) Windows 7
10 17 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (3.23%) VME
13 11 (2.96%) HPUX
13 11 (2.96%) MVS
14 9 (2.42%) OS/390
15 7 (1.88%) zOS
16 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (1.34%) SUSE
17 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (38.17%) Change Management
2 110 (29.57%) Problem Management
3 109 (29.30%) Open Source
4 101 (27.15%) PRINCE2
5 95 (25.54%) ITSM
6 93 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (25.00%) Data Management
7 92 (24.73%) Service Management
8 88 (23.66%) DevOps
9 49 (13.17%) Service Delivery
10 46 (12.37%) High Availability
11 39 (10.48%) Configuration Management
11 39 (10.48%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 35 (9.41%) Release Management
13 34 (9.14%) ITIL V3
14 31 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (8.06%) Incident Management
16 28 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
17 26 (6.99%) Virtual Environments
18 25 (6.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.35%) SQL
2 28 (7.53%) Java
3 24 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 22 (5.91%) Perl
5 19 (5.11%) JavaScript
6 17 (4.57%) Python
7 15 (4.03%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.49%) VB
9 11 (2.96%) Jython
10 10 (2.69%) COBOL
11 8 (2.15%) C
12 7 (1.88%) Ruby
13 3 (0.81%) C++
13 3 (0.81%) VBScript
14 1 (0.27%) C#
14 1 (0.27%) Scala
14 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 135 (36.29%) Security Cleared
2 108 (29.03%) SC Cleared
3 39 (10.48%) Degree
4 33 (8.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 33 (8.87%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (5.38%) CCNP
7 19 (5.11%) JNCIA
8 18 (4.84%) CCDP
8 18 (4.84%) CCIE
8 18 (4.84%) CCIP
8 18 (4.84%) CCSA
8 18 (4.84%) CCSE
8 18 (4.84%) DV Cleared
8 18 (4.84%) JNCIE
9 15 (4.03%) MCSA
10 13 (3.49%) MCSE
11 12 (3.23%) HP ASE
11 12 (3.23%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (13.44%) SLA
2 26 (6.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.61%) PMO
4 5 (1.34%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.34%) QA
5 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 59 (15.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (3.49%) vSphere
5 11 (2.96%) XenApp
6 10 (2.69%) KVM
6 10 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.15%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.88%) Firmware
9 5 (1.34%) Xen
10 4 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.08%) XenServer
11 3 (0.81%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 29 (7.80%) SCCM
2 25 (6.72%) HP SiteScope
3 19 (5.11%) FortiGate
4 18 (4.84%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 18 (4.84%) Puppet
5 11 (2.96%) BladeLogic
5 11 (2.96%) SCOrch
6 10 (2.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 9 (2.42%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.88%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.34%) MOM
9 5 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.34%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.08%) WSUS
11 3 (0.81%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.81%) HP UCMDB
11 3 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.54%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 126 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 75 (20.16%) Oracle
3 69 (18.55%) HP
4 50 (13.44%) Cisco
5 42 (11.29%) ServiceNow
6 39 (10.48%) F5
7 26 (6.99%) CA
7 26 (6.99%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.72%) VMware
9 24 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 24 (6.45%) Sun
10 23 (6.18%) Juniper
11 20 (5.38%) Fortinet
12 19 (5.11%) Riverbed
12 19 (5.11%) Veritas
13 14 (3.76%) BMC
13 14 (3.76%) IBM
13 14 (3.76%) Informatica
14 12 (3.23%) Aruba
14 12 (3.23%) Dell