Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 119 106
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 25 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.89% 1.15% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 7.68% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 27
Manchester median daily rate £233 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.30% +12.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £113 £253 £270
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
North West median daily rate £365 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -5.81% +10.71% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate £18.22 £12.79 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.42% -30.86% +25.42%
10th Percentile £17.13 £12.51 £13.80
90th Percentile £44.50 £13.41 £25.20
North West median hourly rate £31.00 £13.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +138.46% -57.40% +31.84%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 395 547 546
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.01% 14.98% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 309 262
Manchester median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £151 £200 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £499
North West median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Manchester median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.86% - -10.19%
10th Percentile £13.09 £12.16 £10.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £44.25 £38.51
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £29.72
% change year-on-year +45.45% -7.47% +44.98%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Manchester

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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
Bolton - 4 £349 -
Salford - 2 - -
Oldham - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
5 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Law
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) Extranet
7 4 (16.00%) Service Design
7 4 (16.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Project Management
9 2 (8.00%) Sophos
9 2 (8.00%) ECDL
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.00%) MCP
9 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (8.00%) Legal
9 2 (8.00%) Publishing
9 2 (8.00%) SCCM
9 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 2 (8.00%) Banking

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Extranet
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Law
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (16.00%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Service Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) ITSM
3 4 (16.00%) Service Design
4 3 (12.00%) Release Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) BPMN
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Conflict Management
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ECDL
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MOS
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.00%) Sophos
4 1 (4.00%) AppSense
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus