Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 47 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.89% 0.88% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 2.40% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Lancashire median daily rate £550 £1,050 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.62% +150.00% -53.33%
10th Percentile £361 £975 £357
90th Percentile £695 £1,125 £442
North West median daily rate £483 £381 £385
% change year-on-year +26.56% -0.97% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £39.97 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% - -
North West median hourly rate £39.99 £17.43 £12.79
% change year-on-year +129.40% +36.28% -58.09%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lancashire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 202 167 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 30.01% 36.78% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 98 126
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -2.75%
10th Percentile £295 £332 £275
90th Percentile £593 £601 £591
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 25
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.61 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.21% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.58 £15.82 £10.38
90th Percentile £67.96 £45.13 £53.00
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -25.16% +40.91% -9.90%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Lancashire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Lancashire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Lancashire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Lancashire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Lancashire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 3 - -
Blackpool -16 2 £435 -58.55%
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) B2C
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow