Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 41 41
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.34% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 3.57% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Chester median daily rate £388 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £306 £375 £475
90th Percentile £430 £425 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.76% +10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.35% 9.36% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 19
Chester median daily rate £280 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +6.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £205 £233 £221
90th Percentile £430 £530 £515
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Chester median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year +28.57% +21.18% -0.97%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Chester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Chester.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Chester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Chester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Chester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Chester region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) HP