Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 July 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 55 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.63% 0.63% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.60% 2.33% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Merseyside median daily rate £336 - £450
10th Percentile £318 - £446
90th Percentile £356 - £498
North West median daily rate £370 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -4.52% +10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £16.84 £26.51
% change year-on-year - -36.48% +76.73%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 87 172 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 13.70% 27.22% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 108 81
Merseyside median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +10.04%
10th Percentile £259 £285 £230
90th Percentile £558 £529 £700
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.50 £11.58 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.19% - -
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.73 £34.00
% change year-on-year -6.39% +25.68% +88.89%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Liverpool -4 3 £336 -
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft