The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 101 103 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.22% 5.76% 10.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 6.98% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 43 81
Median daily rate £430 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £660 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.79 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.26% -5.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £23.50 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1115 1476 1148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.70% 82.60% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 889 686
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 3 £105 - 1
Salford +5 1 - -
Bolton - 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £313 - 2
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 47 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 45 (25.14%) Windows
3 42 (23.46%) Service Management
4 35 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (18.44%) Project Management
5 33 (18.44%) ServiceNow
6 29 (16.20%) ITSM
7 28 (15.64%) Finance
8 25 (13.97%) SQL
9 24 (13.41%) PRINCE2
10 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
11 21 (11.73%) Unix
11 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
12 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
12 19 (10.61%) Office 365
13 18 (10.06%) DevOps
13 18 (10.06%) Security Cleared
13 18 (10.06%) DNS
14 16 (8.94%) Change Management
14 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (8.38%) SC Cleared
15 15 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (7.82%) DHCP
16 14 (7.82%) MS Exchange
16 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
16 14 (7.82%) ITIL V3
16 14 (7.82%) Ansible
16 14 (7.82%) SDLC
17 13 (7.26%) Hadoop
17 13 (7.26%) Incident Management

ITIL
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 14 (7.82%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.68%) SAP Portal
7 2 (1.12%) Apache
7 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.12%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.12%) JBoss
7 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.56%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 19 (10.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.61%) Office 365
2 8 (4.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.47%) PaaS
3 4 (2.23%) Yammer
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.56%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.06%) DNS
2 14 (7.82%) DHCP
3 12 (6.70%) Internet
4 11 (6.15%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.03%) WAN
6 8 (4.47%) LAN
7 7 (3.91%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (3.91%) SSL
7 7 (3.91%) VPN
8 6 (3.35%) Firewall
8 6 (3.35%) LDAP
8 6 (3.35%) VLAN
9 5 (2.79%) MPLS
9 5 (2.79%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.23%) PBX
11 3 (1.68%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.68%) VoIP
12 2 (1.12%) FTP
12 2 (1.12%) ISDN
13 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.26%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.12%) Big Data
4 2 (1.12%) Data Mart
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.12%) MySQL
4 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 28 (15.64%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Banking
3 12 (6.70%) Automotive
4 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.79%) Legal
6 4 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.68%) Retail
8 2 (1.12%) French Language
8 2 (1.12%) German Language
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (1.12%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Back Office
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (22.35%) Analyst
2 23 (12.85%) Architect
3 15 (8.38%) Support Analyst
4 14 (7.82%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.70%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (6.15%) Technical Support
7 10 (5.59%) Consultant
7 10 (5.59%) SQL Analyst
7 10 (5.59%) SQL Support Analyst
7 10 (5.59%) Technical Support Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (5.03%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) Help Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) Help Desk Support
8 9 (5.03%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 9 (5.03%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.47%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (4.47%) Developer
9 8 (4.47%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.91%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.03%) HTML
2 7 (3.91%) Web Services
3 6 (3.35%) .NET
3 6 (3.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (2.79%) Middleware
4 5 (2.79%) XML
5 4 (2.23%) CSS
6 3 (1.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.68%) jQuery
6 3 (1.68%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.68%) Velocity
7 2 (1.12%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.56%) JMS
8 1 (0.56%) LAMP
8 1 (0.56%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) React
8 1 (0.56%) REST
8 1 (0.56%) SOAP
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.35%) CMDB
5 5 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.79%) Life Science
5 5 (2.79%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.23%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.23%) User Experience
6 4 (2.23%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.68%) NHS
8 2 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.12%) iPhone
8 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.14%) Windows
2 21 (11.73%) Unix
3 12 (6.70%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.15%) Windows 10
5 10 (5.59%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.79%) AIX
7 5 (2.79%) Linux
8 4 (2.23%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.12%) Solaris
9 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.56%) Android
10 1 (0.56%) CentOS
10 1 (0.56%) HPUX
10 1 (0.56%) NetWare
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.56%) SUSE
10 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.46%) Service Management
2 35 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.44%) Project Management
4 29 (16.20%) ITSM
5 24 (13.41%) PRINCE2
6 21 (11.73%) Service Delivery
7 18 (10.06%) DevOps
8 16 (8.94%) Change Management
9 15 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.82%) ITIL V3
10 14 (7.82%) SDLC
11 13 (7.26%) Incident Management
12 12 (6.70%) Release Management
13 11 (6.15%) Problem Management
14 10 (5.59%) Configuration Management
14 10 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (5.03%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (5.03%) Workflow
16 8 (4.47%) Coaching
16 8 (4.47%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.97%) SQL
2 13 (7.26%) Shell Script
3 10 (5.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.47%) Java
4 8 (4.47%) Python
5 7 (3.91%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.91%) Scala
6 6 (3.35%) C++
7 3 (1.68%) Go
7 3 (1.68%) PHP
8 2 (1.12%) C#
8 2 (1.12%) Perl
9 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.56%) C
9 1 (0.56%) JCL
Qualifications
1 18 (10.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.38%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.70%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.03%) Degree
6 8 (4.47%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.35%) CCNA
7 6 (3.35%) MCP
7 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.79%) CCNP
8 5 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (2.23%) ISEB
10 3 (1.68%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.12%) CCIE
11 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.12%) MCSA
11 2 (1.12%) MCSE
12 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) SLA
2 7 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.12%) PMO
3 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) COBIT
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.23%) vSphere
3 3 (1.68%) Docker
3 3 (1.68%) XenApp
4 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.56%) Firmware
5 1 (0.56%) NFS
5 1 (0.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (7.82%) Ansible
2 10 (5.59%) Puppet
3 9 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.91%) SCCM
5 4 (2.23%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (1.68%) Mesos
7 2 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.12%) WMI
8 1 (0.56%) Nagios
8 1 (0.56%) OpenView
8 1 (0.56%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.56%) yum
Vendors
1 47 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.44%) ServiceNow
3 12 (6.70%) Cisco
3 12 (6.70%) Citrix
4 9 (5.03%) IBM
5 8 (4.47%) HP
5 8 (4.47%) VMware
6 7 (3.91%) SAP
7 6 (3.35%) Google
8 5 (2.79%) Twitter
9 4 (2.23%) Remedy
10 3 (1.68%) CommVault
10 3 (1.68%) iManage
10 3 (1.68%) NetApp
10 3 (1.68%) Oracle
11 2 (1.12%) Apple
11 2 (1.12%) Ariba
11 2 (1.12%) Hitachi
11 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.12%) Lotus
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