Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 18 September 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 97 120 596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.27% 14.30% 25.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.71% 16.35% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 87 409
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £385 £340 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% +15.25% +4.89%
10th Percentile £173 £286 £220
90th Percentile £595 £590 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £385 £344 £295
% change year-on-year +11.92% +16.61% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 66
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.38 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.33% +14.29% +103.64%
10th Percentile £10.39 £13.45 £23.75
90th Percentile £14.06 £37.60 £36.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.38 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -60.08% +10.71% +86.67%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 763 734 2,125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.62% 87.49% 89.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 524 1,476
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -19.75%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £225
90th Percentile £600 £550 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 103
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.25 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.47% +14.29% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.31 £14.12 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.13 £47.83 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +7.14% +86.67%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 47 (48.45%) Security Cleared
2 36 (37.11%) SC Cleared
3 34 (35.05%) HP
4 30 (30.93%) Service Management
5 25 (25.77%) Windows
6 24 (24.74%) Cisco
6 24 (24.74%) Active Directory
6 24 (24.74%) Incident Management
7 22 (22.68%) Windows Server
8 21 (21.65%) SAN
9 20 (20.62%) Firewall
9 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
9 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (19.59%) Service Delivery
10 19 (19.59%) Project Management
11 18 (18.56%) DNS
11 18 (18.56%) DHCP
11 18 (18.56%) Linux
11 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (17.53%) DevOps
12 17 (17.53%) Degree
13 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (16.49%) SQL
13 16 (16.49%) McAfee
13 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
14 15 (15.46%) WAN
14 15 (15.46%) Citrix
14 15 (15.46%) Decision-Making
15 14 (14.43%) Unix
15 14 (14.43%) SAP

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (8.25%) IIS
2 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.09%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.06%) TPMS
4 2 (2.06%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.03%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (7.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 8 (8.25%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (8.25%) Amazon S3
2 8 (8.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.12%) PaaS
3 4 (4.12%) SaaS
4 2 (2.06%) IaaS
4 2 (2.06%) Office 365
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.03%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (1.03%) GitHub
5 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.03%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) SAN
2 20 (20.62%) Firewall
3 18 (18.56%) DHCP
3 18 (18.56%) DNS
4 15 (15.46%) WAN
5 12 (12.37%) LAN
6 11 (11.34%) Network Security
7 8 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (8.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 8 (8.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (8.25%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (8.25%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.15%) NAS
9 4 (4.12%) HTTP
9 4 (4.12%) HTTPS
9 4 (4.12%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.09%) BGP
10 3 (3.09%) OSPF
10 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) MySQL
3 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.06%) OLTP
6 1 (1.03%) DataStage
6 1 (1.03%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) GitLab
2 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.25%) Maven
2 8 (8.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.12%) JIRA
5 2 (2.06%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.03%) Subversion
6 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (12.37%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (12.37%) Service Manager
2 10 (10.31%) Network Engineer
3 9 (9.28%) Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (7.22%) Network Support
5 7 (7.22%) Service Desk Manager
6 6 (6.19%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Mobility Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.12%) DBA
8 4 (4.12%) Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (6.19%) Middleware
2 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (6.19%) Spring Boot
2 6 (6.19%) Zuul
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.06%) LAMP
4 2 (2.06%) XML
5 1 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.03%) Spring
5 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.28%) EMC VMAX
4 8 (8.25%) Celerra
4 8 (8.25%) EMC VNX
4 8 (8.25%) Private Cloud
4 8 (8.25%) Replication
5 7 (7.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (7.22%) HP Storage
5 7 (7.22%) HP StoreVirtual
6 6 (6.19%) PKI
6 6 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.09%) Clustering
7 3 (3.09%) CMDB
7 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.77%) Windows
2 22 (22.68%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.56%) Linux
4 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (14.43%) Unix
6 10 (10.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.22%) CentOS
9 6 (6.19%) Android
9 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone
9 6 (6.19%) Windows Phone 8
10 4 (4.12%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (2.06%) VME
13 1 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Service Management
2 24 (24.74%) Incident Management
3 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.59%) Project Management
4 19 (19.59%) Service Delivery
5 18 (18.56%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (17.53%) DevOps
7 15 (15.46%) Decision-Making
8 12 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.34%) Business Continuity
10 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
10 10 (10.31%) ITSM
10 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
11 9 (9.28%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (8.25%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (8.25%) Network Load Balancing
12 8 (8.25%) Open Source
12 8 (8.25%) Problem Management
12 8 (8.25%) QMS
12 8 (8.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.49%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
3 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.09%) Python
5 2 (2.06%) COBOL
5 2 (2.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) Java
6 1 (1.03%) Jython
6 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (48.45%) Security Cleared
2 36 (37.11%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.53%) Degree
4 11 (11.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.15%) CCNA
8 4 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.12%) OCP
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.09%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) CISM
9 3 (3.09%) CISSP
9 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.09%) HP ASE
9 3 (3.09%) HPE ATP
9 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) QA
2 7 (7.22%) SLA
3 4 (4.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (4.12%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.06%) PMO
5 1 (1.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (24.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.28%) vSphere
3 9 (9.28%) XenApp
3 9 (9.28%) XenDesktop
4 6 (6.19%) Docker
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.03%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) Ansible
2 11 (11.34%) Puppet
3 8 (8.25%) Terraform
4 6 (6.19%) AirWatch
4 6 (6.19%) Consul
4 6 (6.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 6 (6.19%) SAP Afaria
4 6 (6.19%) XenMobile
5 4 (4.12%) Data Guard
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.06%) SCCM
6 2 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.06%) vMotion
7 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.03%) SCOM
7 1 (1.03%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.03%) SnapVault
7 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) HP
2 24 (24.74%) Cisco
3 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.49%) McAfee
5 15 (15.46%) Citrix
6 14 (14.43%) SAP
7 13 (13.40%) VMware
8 11 (11.34%) EMC
9 10 (10.31%) 3PAR
9 10 (10.31%) CheckPoint
9 10 (10.31%) F5
9 10 (10.31%) Juniper
10 8 (8.25%) Brocade
10 8 (8.25%) Dynatrace
10 8 (8.25%) Isilon
10 8 (8.25%) Ivanti
10 8 (8.25%) Oracle
10 8 (8.25%) ServiceNow
11 6 (6.19%) Apple
12 5 (5.15%) Remedy