Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.29% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.97% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Lancashire median daily rate - £342 -
North West median daily rate £330 £342 £200
% change year-on-year -3.58% +71.13% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £9.75 - -
North West median hourly rate £9.75 - -

ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 251 206 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 36.86% 38.79% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 98 156
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £450 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +13.56% +1.60%
10th Percentile £298 £350 £256
90th Percentile £561 £550 £583
North West median daily rate £413 £410 £410
% change year-on-year +0.61% - +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 48 24
Lancashire median hourly rate £36.25 £42.25 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.20% +6.29% +7.43%
10th Percentile £14.73 £30.45 £15.08
90th Percentile £67.84 £52.65 £44.85
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £42.87
% change year-on-year -12.50% -6.68% +22.47%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Lancashire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Lancashire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Lancashire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 Foundation Certificate within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Blackburn - 2 - -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 Foundation Certificate.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery