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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 57 65 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.53% 14.25% 9.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.81% 17.86% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £11.61 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -10.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -11.11%
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
339 364 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.51% 79.82% 67.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 236 51
Average daily rate £370 £281 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.67% -13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 11
Average hourly rate £11.61 £22.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.40% +19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 51 £300 +22.69% 11
Sunderland -5 4 £400 -
South Shields - - - -
ITIL
North East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 66 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (43.64%) SC Cleared
3 37 (33.64%) Windows
4 34 (30.91%) Finance
5 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
6 29 (26.36%) HP
6 29 (26.36%) Service Management
7 26 (23.64%) Change Management
8 24 (21.82%) Oracle
9 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
9 23 (20.91%) Problem Management
10 22 (20.00%) SQL
10 22 (20.00%) UNIX
11 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
12 18 (16.36%) Project Management
12 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (16.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 18 (16.36%) VMware
13 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (15.45%) Oracle Reports
13 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
14 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
14 16 (14.55%) Middleware
14 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (14.55%) Clustering
15 15 (13.64%) PL/SQL
16 14 (12.73%) SLA
16 14 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (11.82%) SAN
17 13 (11.82%) Red Hat

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (9.09%) AquaLogic
3 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (6.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.64%) IIS
6 4 (3.64%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.64%) Apache
7 3 (2.73%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (7.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) SAN
2 10 (9.09%) DNS
2 10 (9.09%) DHCP
3 9 (8.18%) LDAP
4 6 (5.45%) Firewall
5 5 (4.55%) WAN
5 5 (4.55%) LAN
6 3 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.82%) Network Security
7 2 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.82%) Junos
7 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.82%) VPN
7 2 (1.82%) SSL
8 1 (0.91%) DSL
8 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.82%) DTS
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) StarTeam
2 8 (7.27%) Ant
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.91%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (30.91%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.73%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Military
4 2 (1.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (11.82%) Analyst
2 10 (9.09%) Administrator
3 9 (8.18%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.27%) Developer
4 8 (7.27%) Configuration Manager
5 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.64%) Consultant
8 4 (3.64%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (2.73%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.73%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Applications Packager
9 3 (2.73%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.55%) 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
3 7 (6.36%) XML
4 3 (2.73%) Java EE
4 3 (2.73%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.82%) CSS
6 1 (0.91%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Clustering
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.64%) CMDB
5 3 (2.73%) Replication
6 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.82%) Open Source
6 2 (1.82%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) HACMP
7 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.91%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.64%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) UNIX
3 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (10.91%) Linux
5 11 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (8.18%) Solaris
7 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.82%) AIX
8 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.91%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.36%) Service Management
2 26 (23.64%) Change Management
3 23 (20.91%) Problem Management
4 20 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 18 (16.36%) Project Management
6 17 (15.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (10.91%) CMMI
8 12 (10.91%) Service Delivery
9 11 (10.00%) Release Management
10 10 (9.09%) SOA
10 10 (9.09%) Workflow
11 9 (8.18%) Six Sigma
12 8 (7.27%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.27%) Incident Management
12 8 (7.27%) High Availability
13 7 (6.36%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (6.36%) Lean Six Sigma
13 7 (6.36%) Validation
13 7 (6.36%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.00%) SQL
2 15 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 12 (10.91%) Java
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
Qualifications
1 66 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (43.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (8.18%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.36%) Degree
6 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.82%) MCSE
8 2 (1.82%) IBM AIX Certification
9 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.91%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) SLA
2 7 (6.36%) QA
3 6 (5.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.73%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.91%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.73%) vSphere
4 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.82%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 18 (16.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (9.09%) OpenView
3 3 (2.73%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (2.73%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.82%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.91%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (28.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.36%) HP
3 24 (21.82%) Oracle
4 18 (16.36%) VMware
5 13 (11.82%) Red Hat
6 10 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.27%) Informatica
7 8 (7.27%) Cisco
8 7 (6.36%) CA
9 6 (5.45%) Borland
10 4 (3.64%) Lotus
10 4 (3.64%) Citrix
11 3 (2.73%) Juniper
11 3 (2.73%) EMC
11 3 (2.73%) McAfee
11 3 (2.73%) Serena
11 3 (2.73%) TippingPoint
11 3 (2.73%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.73%) Splunk
12 2 (1.82%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £200 per day - Initial 3 Month Contract
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