Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 122 119 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.27% 13.69% 23.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.07% 15.26% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 82 321
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £335 £350 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +23.70% +7.79%
10th Percentile £254 £281 £218
90th Percentile £638 £592 £430
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £335 £350 £283
% change year-on-year -4.29% +23.80% +7.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 54
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £8.77 £32.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.61% +13.27% +143.32%
10th Percentile £8.38 £14.12 £25.58
90th Percentile £9.15 £42.00 £36.35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £8.77 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -72.61% +14.29% +138.65%

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 867 780 1,859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.22% 89.76% 88.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 546 1,254
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £381 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.64% +17.76% -13.67%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £221
90th Percentile £588 £541 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £380 £325
% change year-on-year +1.97% +16.92% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 90
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.50 £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.23% +10.71% +111.32%
10th Percentile £8.58 £12.59 £15.00
90th Percentile £41.75 £43.45 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -26.67% +7.14% +115.38%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 62 (50.82%) Security Cleared
2 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 39 (31.97%) Windows
4 36 (29.51%) DNS
4 36 (29.51%) DHCP
5 35 (28.69%) Service Management
5 35 (28.69%) Windows Server
6 34 (27.87%) SAP
7 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
7 33 (27.05%) Active Directory
7 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (26.23%) Incident Management
8 32 (26.23%) Service Delivery
9 31 (25.41%) Citrix
10 30 (24.59%) HP
10 30 (24.59%) Management Information System
11 28 (22.95%) Cisco
12 27 (22.13%) Project Management
13 26 (21.31%) SAN
14 25 (20.49%) McAfee
14 25 (20.49%) Degree
15 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (17.21%) Problem Management
16 21 (17.21%) SQL
17 19 (15.57%) DevOps
18 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
18 18 (14.75%) Content Management
18 18 (14.75%) Business Continuity
19 17 (13.93%) VMware
19 17 (13.93%) Computer Science

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 15 (12.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.48%) IIS
3 5 (4.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.28%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.46%) Apache
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.46%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.64%) Confluence
6 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.64%) FileNet
6 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.64%) TPMS
6 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.82%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.82%) JBoss
7 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) SaaS
2 9 (7.38%) PaaS
3 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.10%) IaaS
4 4 (3.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.28%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.46%) Office 365
6 2 (1.64%) Slack
7 1 (0.82%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.82%) GitHub
7 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.82%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 36 (29.51%) DHCP
1 36 (29.51%) DNS
2 26 (21.31%) SAN
3 16 (13.11%) Firewall
4 15 (12.30%) WAN
5 14 (11.48%) NetScaler
6 12 (9.84%) Network Security
7 10 (8.20%) LAN
8 8 (6.56%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (5.74%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (5.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (5.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (4.92%) Unified Communications
11 5 (4.10%) BGP
11 5 (4.10%) IP Telephony
11 5 (4.10%) OSPF
11 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
11 5 (4.10%) VPN
12 4 (3.28%) SMS
13 2 (1.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.10%) MySQL
3 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.46%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.64%) OLTP
6 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.82%) DataStage
6 1 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.10%) GitLab
3 5 (4.10%) JIRA
4 4 (3.28%) Maven
4 4 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.64%) Burp Suite
5 2 (1.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.64%) JMeter
5 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.82%) Selenium
6 1 (0.82%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.82%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (12.30%) Analyst
1 15 (12.30%) Mobility Engineer
2 13 (10.66%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (8.20%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) Service Manager
7 8 (6.56%) Citrix Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Service Desk Manager
8 7 (5.74%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Network Support
9 6 (4.92%) Operational Support Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Operations Support Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) EMC Engineer
11 4 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (3.28%) REST
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.64%) JDBC
4 2 (1.64%) LAMP
4 2 (1.64%) LDAP
4 2 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.64%) SOAP
4 2 (1.64%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.64%) Web Services
4 2 (1.64%) XML
4 2 (1.64%) Zuul
5 1 (0.82%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.82%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.82%) Middleware
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Management Information System
2 17 (13.93%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.11%) PKI
4 10 (8.20%) EMC VNX
5 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (6.56%) Celerra
6 8 (6.56%) EMC VMAX
7 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (5.74%) HP Storage
7 7 (5.74%) HP StoreVirtual
7 7 (5.74%) Replication
8 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
9 5 (4.10%) CMDB
9 5 (4.10%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (3.28%) Private Cloud
11 3 (2.46%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.64%) CLARiiON
12 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.64%) EMC VNXe
13 1 (0.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.97%) Windows
2 35 (28.69%) Windows Server
3 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (13.11%) Android
5 16 (13.11%) Apple iOS
5 16 (13.11%) Windows Phone
5 16 (13.11%) Windows Phone 8
6 15 (12.30%) Linux
7 13 (10.66%) Unix
8 8 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.92%) VMS
10 4 (3.28%) VME
11 3 (2.46%) AIX
11 3 (2.46%) CentOS
11 3 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.64%) MVS
12 2 (1.64%) Solaris
13 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.69%) Service Management
2 32 (26.23%) Incident Management
2 32 (26.23%) Service Delivery
3 27 (22.13%) Project Management
4 22 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.21%) Problem Management
6 19 (15.57%) DevOps
7 18 (14.75%) Business Continuity
7 18 (14.75%) Content Management
8 17 (13.93%) Change Management
9 16 (13.11%) Data Management
9 16 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (11.48%) ITIL V3
10 14 (11.48%) Open Source
10 14 (11.48%) Proactive Management
11 13 (10.66%) Decision-Making
12 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.84%) SFIA
13 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
14 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.21%) SQL
2 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.46%) Java
3 3 (2.46%) Python
4 2 (1.64%) COBOL
4 2 (1.64%) Perl
4 2 (1.64%) PHP
4 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.82%) Jython
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (50.82%) Security Cleared
2 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 25 (20.49%) Degree
4 16 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (10.66%) Citrix Certification
6 12 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (9.02%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (4.92%) CCDP
8 6 (4.92%) CCIE
8 6 (4.92%) CCNA
8 6 (4.92%) CCNP
8 6 (4.92%) Chartered Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) CISM
8 6 (4.92%) CISSP
8 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.46%) HP ASE
10 3 (2.46%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (6.56%) QA
3 7 (5.74%) SLA
4 3 (2.46%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.64%) WCAG
6 1 (0.82%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (27.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.30%) XenApp
3 15 (12.30%) XenDesktop
4 14 (11.48%) vSphere
5 6 (4.92%) Firmware
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.64%) Docker
8 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.82%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.82%) Xen
8 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (13.11%) AirWatch
1 16 (13.11%) SAP Afaria
1 16 (13.11%) XenMobile
2 8 (6.56%) Ansible
3 7 (5.74%) Puppet
4 4 (3.28%) Terraform
5 3 (2.46%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.46%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.46%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (2.46%) PureDisk
5 3 (2.46%) Simpana
5 3 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.64%) Consul
6 2 (1.64%) Kibana
6 2 (1.64%) logstash
6 2 (1.64%) Nessus
6 2 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (27.87%) SAP
2 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
3 31 (25.41%) Citrix
4 30 (24.59%) HP
5 28 (22.95%) Cisco
6 25 (20.49%) McAfee
7 17 (13.93%) VMware
8 16 (13.11%) Apple
9 14 (11.48%) Ivanti
10 13 (10.66%) EMC
10 13 (10.66%) Oracle
10 13 (10.66%) ServiceNow
11 12 (9.84%) Brocade
12 10 (8.20%) 3PAR
12 10 (8.20%) Isilon
13 9 (7.38%) CheckPoint
13 9 (7.38%) F5
13 9 (7.38%) Juniper
14 6 (4.92%) IBM
15 4 (3.28%) NetApp