The table below looks at the statistics for the ITIL Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ITIL Manager
Rank 595 546 566
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +20
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Manager 20 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.044% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.047% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
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£380 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £347 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £485 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.42 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.42 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52098 48552 51706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.77% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32589 29303 29138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2082 2105 2549
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.78 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

ITIL Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ITIL Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Manager within the UK.

ITIL Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

ITIL Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ITIL Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Manager within the UK.

ITIL Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Manager
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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
England -30 18 £380 -3.18% 1
South East -12 6 £463 +6.32%
London +18 3 £400 -8.57%
North West - 2 £380 -
Yorkshire -4 1 £313 -20.38% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £410 -5.74%
West Midlands -19 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £410 -
Barnsley - 1 £313 -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Carlisle - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Cumbria - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
City of London - - - -
North East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

ITIL Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Manager in their job title 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 with ITIL Manager in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (28.95%) Service Management
5 10 (26.32%) Change Management
6 9 (23.68%) Project Management
6 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
7 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
7 7 (18.42%) Finance
8 5 (13.16%) SLA
8 5 (13.16%) ITSM
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
9 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) Degree
9 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 3 (7.89%) Windows
10 3 (7.89%) HP
10 3 (7.89%) Legal
11 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
11 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (5.26%) XenApp
11 2 (5.26%) ITIL V2
11 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (5.26%) Publishing
11 2 (5.26%) Law
11 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.26%) Risk Management

ITIL Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Manager in their job title 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 with ITIL Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) assyst
2 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (28.95%) Service Management
4 10 (26.32%) Change Management
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
5 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.16%) ITSM
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL V2
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
9 1 (2.63%) Process Management
9 1 (2.63%) CMMI
9 1 (2.63%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) CRM
9 1 (2.63%) EAM
9 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) BS15000
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) Citrix
2 2 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) Remedy