Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 10 5
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 86 113 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.13% 13.02% 23.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 14.85% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 82 422
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £420 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.24% +0.77% -2.99%
10th Percentile £203 £257 £223
90th Percentile £544 £588 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +27.27% +1.54% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 50
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.38 £24.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -11.61% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.53 £21.69
90th Percentile £28.78 £35.80 £37.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.38 £24.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% -11.61% +16.67%

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 757 761 2,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 89.16% 87.67% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 547 1,491
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -15.46%
10th Percentile £290 £259 £225
90th Percentile £588 £553 £519
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +10.39% +10.00% -13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 88
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.75 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.28% +14.29% +51.35%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.73 £15.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £48.05 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.00% +7.14% +57.75%

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 November 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

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 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 46 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 37 (43.02%) Service Management
3 33 (38.37%) SC Cleared
4 28 (32.56%) HP
4 28 (32.56%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (25.58%) Windows
7 20 (23.26%) Linux
7 20 (23.26%) Firewall
7 20 (23.26%) DevOps
8 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
8 19 (22.09%) Incident Management
9 18 (20.93%) SQL
9 18 (20.93%) ITSM
10 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
11 16 (18.60%) QA
11 16 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (18.60%) Runbook
11 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
12 15 (17.44%) Decision-Making
12 15 (17.44%) Ansible
12 15 (17.44%) Unix
12 15 (17.44%) Middleware
13 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
13 14 (16.28%) Puppet
13 14 (16.28%) GitLab
14 13 (15.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
14 13 (15.12%) OO
14 13 (15.12%) JavaScript

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 7 (8.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Documentum
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
2 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (9.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon S3
1 11 (12.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.49%) PaaS
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) Firewall
2 13 (15.12%) WAN
3 12 (13.95%) LAN
4 9 (10.47%) Network Security
5 8 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (9.30%) DHCP
5 8 (9.30%) DNS
5 8 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (9.30%) SAN
6 7 (8.14%) NAS
7 6 (6.98%) HTTP
7 6 (6.98%) HTTPS
7 6 (6.98%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.16%) BGP
8 1 (1.16%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.16%) OSPF
8 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.16%) VPN
8 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (16.28%) GitLab
2 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
2 11 (12.79%) Maven
2 11 (12.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.81%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
1 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.16%) Banking
2 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (13.95%) Automation Engineer
2 11 (12.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.63%) Service Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Network Support
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.81%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) DBA
8 4 (4.65%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.44%) Middleware
2 10 (11.63%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (9.30%) Spring Boot
3 8 (9.30%) Zuul
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (2.33%) Web Services
6 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Private Cloud
2 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.47%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.49%) PKI
5 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 2 (2.33%) Clustering
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.16%) CMDB
7 1 (1.16%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Windows
2 20 (23.26%) Linux
3 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
4 15 (17.44%) Unix
5 11 (12.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (9.30%) CentOS
7 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.65%) Android
9 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Service Management
2 28 (32.56%) Problem-Solving
3 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (23.26%) DevOps
5 19 (22.09%) Incident Management
6 18 (20.93%) ITSM
7 16 (18.60%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (18.60%) Runbook
8 15 (17.44%) Decision-Making
9 14 (16.28%) Service Delivery
10 13 (15.12%) Configuration Management
10 13 (15.12%) OO
11 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.63%) Software Delivery
12 10 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (9.30%) Network Load Balancing
13 8 (9.30%) Open Source
13 8 (9.30%) Proactive Management
13 8 (9.30%) Project Management
14 7 (8.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) SQL
2 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 33 (38.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Degree
4 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.65%) OCP
5 4 (4.65%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.49%) CCNA
6 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.16%) CCDP
8 1 (1.16%) CCIE
8 1 (1.16%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.16%) CISSP
8 1 (1.16%) ISEB
8 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) QA
2 5 (5.81%) SLA
3 4 (4.65%) JSP 440
4 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (2.33%) PMO
6 1 (1.16%) COBIT
6 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.30%) Docker
3 7 (8.14%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.65%) vSphere
4 4 (4.65%) XenApp
4 4 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (17.44%) Ansible
2 14 (16.28%) Puppet
3 13 (15.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 11 (12.79%) Terraform
5 8 (9.30%) Consul
6 6 (6.98%) SCCM
7 4 (4.65%) Data Guard
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (3.49%) AirWatch
8 3 (3.49%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (3.49%) SAP Afaria
8 3 (3.49%) SCOM
8 3 (3.49%) vCenter Server
8 3 (3.49%) XenMobile
9 2 (2.33%) vMotion
9 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
10 1 (1.16%) SnapMirror
10 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (32.56%) HP
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.12%) McAfee
4 11 (12.79%) Cisco
4 11 (12.79%) Dynatrace
5 10 (11.63%) CheckPoint
5 10 (11.63%) Juniper
6 9 (10.47%) F5
7 8 (9.30%) Oracle
8 7 (8.14%) EMC
8 7 (8.14%) VMware
9 6 (6.98%) Citrix
10 5 (5.81%) Remedy
11 4 (4.65%) 3PAR
11 4 (4.65%) SAP
11 4 (4.65%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.49%) Apple
12 3 (3.49%) BMC
12 3 (3.49%) Forcepoint
13 2 (2.33%) BT