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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 63 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.11% 10.02% 11.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.14% 12.68% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 0
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£275 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £326 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £11.61 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £17.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £17.00 £18.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -7.60%
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
416 418 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 73.37% 79.02% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 279 49
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 1 11
Average hourly rate £13.71 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 April 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
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 April 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
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 +7 54 £275 +17.02% 13
Sunderland -1 6 £400 -
ITIL
North East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 65 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 47 (42.73%) SC Cleared
3 36 (32.73%) Windows
4 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 34 (30.91%) Service Management
6 32 (29.09%) Finance
7 31 (28.18%) Change Management
8 30 (27.27%) HP
9 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 24 (21.82%) Problem Management
11 20 (18.18%) Oracle
11 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 19 (17.27%) UNIX
12 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
13 17 (15.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 16 (14.55%) SAN
14 16 (14.55%) SQL
15 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
15 15 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (13.64%) Project Management
15 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (12.73%) VMware
16 14 (12.73%) Middleware
16 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
16 14 (12.73%) MS Office
16 14 (12.73%) Java
17 13 (11.82%) Linux
17 13 (11.82%) Cisco
17 13 (11.82%) Clustering

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 12 (10.91%) WebLogic
2 10 (9.09%) AquaLogic
3 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.73%) CMS
7 1 (0.91%) IIS
7 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.91%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.73%) MS Office
3 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) SAN
2 9 (8.18%) LDAP
3 8 (7.27%) LAN
3 8 (7.27%) WAN
3 8 (7.27%) Firewall
4 7 (6.36%) DHCP
4 7 (6.36%) DNS
5 6 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.55%) Junos
7 3 (2.73%) Network Security
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.82%) SSL
8 2 (1.82%) VPN
9 1 (0.91%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 15 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.82%) DTS
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) StarTeam
2 8 (7.27%) Ant
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.82%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (29.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.64%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.73%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Military
4 2 (1.82%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (17.27%) Analyst
2 10 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 10 (9.09%) Administrator
3 9 (8.18%) Configuration Manager
4 8 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (7.27%) Developer
4 8 (7.27%) Service Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Change Analyst
8 4 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (3.64%) Release Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Service Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Change Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (2.73%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.73%) Middleware
2 8 (7.27%) JNDI
2 8 (7.27%) JDBC
2 8 (7.27%) J2EE
2 8 (7.27%) JMS
3 7 (6.36%) SOAP
3 7 (6.36%) Web Services
4 4 (3.64%) XML
4 4 (3.64%) Java EE
5 3 (2.73%) Application Packaging
6 2 (1.82%) CSS
7 1 (0.91%) HTML
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Clustering
2 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.73%) Replication
4 3 (2.73%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.73%) CMDB
5 2 (1.82%) Open Source
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) HACMP
5 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.73%) Windows
2 20 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (17.27%) UNIX
4 13 (11.82%) Linux
5 12 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.18%) Solaris
8 5 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.91%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.91%) Service Management
2 31 (28.18%) Change Management
3 24 (21.82%) Problem Management
4 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 15 (13.64%) Project Management
5 15 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (11.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (10.91%) Release Management
7 12 (10.91%) Service Delivery
8 11 (10.00%) CMMI
8 11 (10.00%) SOA
8 11 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.18%) ITIL V3
10 8 (7.27%) High Availability
11 7 (6.36%) Software Delivery
11 7 (6.36%) Network Management
11 7 (6.36%) Six Sigma
11 7 (6.36%) Workflow
12 6 (5.45%) Validation
12 6 (5.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) SQL
2 14 (12.73%) Java
3 12 (10.91%) PL/SQL
4 8 (7.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.91%) C
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 47 (42.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (7.27%) Degree
4 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.82%) IBM AIX Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.91%) MCSE
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) QA
3 6 (5.45%) JSP 440
3 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (17.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.45%) vSphere
3 6 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.82%) GPFS
6 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (15.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (7.27%) OpenView
3 4 (3.64%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.82%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.91%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (27.27%) HP
3 20 (18.18%) Oracle
4 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
4 14 (12.73%) VMware
5 13 (11.82%) Cisco
6 12 (10.91%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.27%) Informatica
8 7 (6.36%) CA
8 7 (6.36%) Borland
9 6 (5.45%) TippingPoint
9 6 (5.45%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.45%) Juniper
9 6 (5.45%) McAfee
9 6 (5.45%) EMC
10 5 (4.55%) F5
11 4 (3.64%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.64%) Crossbeam
12 3 (2.73%) Splunk
12 3 (2.73%) ServiceNow
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