Period
to 15 December 2019

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 15 December 2019 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 66 51
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.87% 1.15% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 4.00% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Lancashire median daily rate £224 £550 £1,050
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.27% -47.62% +150.00%
10th Percentile £222 £402 £975
90th Percentile £226 £665 £1,125
North West median daily rate £400 £418 £425
% change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
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
% change year-on-year - +129.40% -

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 181 200 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 31.42% 28.82% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 105 93
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £203 £300 £327
90th Percentile £539 £675 £575
North West median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 29
Lancashire median hourly rate £20.50 £36.23 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.41% -14.76% +6.92%
10th Percentile £10.85 £16.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £46.10 £48.50 £44.45
North West median hourly rate £33.00 £31.07 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.21% -22.33% +60.00%

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 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
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 15 December 2019. 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
Chorley - 2 - -
Preston 0 1 £224 -
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) DNA
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) HNC
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Market Research
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Product Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Product Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) DNA
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Market Research
2 2 (40.00%) Pedagogy
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
2 2 (40.00%) Product Roadmap
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft