The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.33% 7.89% 7.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 8.82% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £388 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.95% +36.66%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 64 68 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 81.01% 89.47% 83.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 46
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Knutsford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Knutsford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Knutsford over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Knutsford

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) IT Audit

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Management Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Governance Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) RUP
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (11.11%) Netcool
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) IBM