Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 4 7
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 103 132 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.52% 15.00% 20.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.12% 17.14% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 102 306
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +5.36% +16.67%
10th Percentile £243 £254 £278
90th Percentile £538 £638 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +16.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 24
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.73% -69.44% +50.00%
10th Percentile £10.13 £8.97 £11.36
90th Percentile £35.00 £12.10 £55.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £34.33
% change year-on-year +22.73% -67.96% +46.54%

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 785 770 1,715
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.81% 87.50% 89.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 566 1,249
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £300 £261 £263
90th Percentile £575 £584 £532
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 51
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.91% -1.79% +22.54%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.05 £20.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -31.82% -21.43% +38.27%

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 16 January 2019.

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

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 53 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 44 (42.72%) SC Cleared
3 43 (41.75%) Service Management
4 28 (27.18%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (26.21%) HP
6 26 (25.24%) ITIL V3
7 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
8 24 (23.30%) Service Delivery
8 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (22.33%) Windows
10 22 (21.36%) ITSM
11 21 (20.39%) Linux
12 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
12 18 (17.48%) Incident Management
12 18 (17.48%) Runbook
13 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
13 17 (16.50%) Middleware
13 17 (16.50%) SQL
14 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
14 15 (14.56%) OO
14 15 (14.56%) Puppet
14 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (14.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 15 (14.56%) GitLab
15 14 (13.59%) QA
15 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
16 13 (12.62%) SLA
16 13 (12.62%) EMC
16 13 (12.62%) DevOps
16 13 (12.62%) Continuous Delivery

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 9 (8.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.91%) TPMS
3 1 (0.97%) Documentum
3 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon S3
1 7 (6.80%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (3.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.91%) SaaS
4 2 (1.94%) IaaS
4 2 (1.94%) PaaS
4 2 (1.94%) Trello
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 10 (9.71%) SAN
3 9 (8.74%) NAS
4 8 (7.77%) HTTP
4 8 (7.77%) HTTPS
4 8 (7.77%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.88%) LAN
5 4 (3.88%) WAN
6 3 (2.91%) DHCP
6 3 (2.91%) DNS
6 3 (2.91%) Skype
7 2 (1.94%) HSPA
8 1 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.97%) Network Security
8 1 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.97%) VoIP
8 1 (0.97%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) GitLab
2 7 (6.80%) Artifactory
2 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.80%) Maven
2 7 (6.80%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (3.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Banking
2 1 (0.97%) Legal
2 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (15.53%) Analyst
2 14 (13.59%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Administrator
4 8 (7.77%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (7.77%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Incident Manager
6 6 (5.83%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Major Incident Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Server Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) Middleware
2 6 (5.83%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (5.83%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.83%) Spring Boot
2 6 (5.83%) Zuul
3 2 (1.94%) Web Services
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (9.71%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.80%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.85%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.91%) CMDB
5 3 (2.91%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.97%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.97%) iPad
7 1 (0.97%) iPhone
7 1 (0.97%) NHS
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Linux
3 17 (16.50%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.74%) Unix
6 6 (5.83%) CentOS
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.91%) VME
8 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) Android
9 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) Service Management
2 28 (27.18%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (25.24%) ITIL V3
4 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (23.30%) Service Delivery
5 22 (21.36%) ITSM
6 18 (17.48%) Incident Management
6 18 (17.48%) Runbook
7 15 (14.56%) OO
8 14 (13.59%) Problem Management
9 13 (12.62%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (12.62%) DevOps
10 11 (10.68%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.68%) Decision-Making
11 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.74%) Service Design
11 9 (8.74%) Statistics
12 8 (7.77%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (7.77%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (11.65%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.91%) Perl
4 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 44 (42.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) Degree
3 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.91%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.97%) ISEB
6 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.97%) OCP
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) QA
2 13 (12.62%) SLA
3 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.94%) PMO
5 1 (0.97%) COBIT
5 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (7.77%) XenApp
4 8 (7.77%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.83%) Docker
7 4 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.91%) vSphere
9 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (14.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 15 (14.56%) Puppet
2 11 (10.68%) SCCM
3 9 (8.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Ansible
4 8 (7.77%) SCOM
4 8 (7.77%) vCenter Server
5 7 (6.80%) Terraform
5 7 (6.80%) vMotion
6 6 (5.83%) Consul
7 3 (2.91%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.97%) SnapMirror
9 1 (0.97%) SnapVault
9 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) HP
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.62%) EMC
4 11 (10.68%) VMware
5 10 (9.71%) Oracle
6 9 (8.74%) 3PAR
7 8 (7.77%) BMC
8 7 (6.80%) Dynatrace
8 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.91%) Forcepoint
9 3 (2.91%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.94%) BT
10 2 (1.94%) Cisco
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix
10 2 (1.94%) Remedy
10 2 (1.94%) Xerox
11 1 (0.97%) Dell
11 1 (0.97%) Juniper
11 1 (0.97%) McAfee
11 1 (0.97%) NetApp