Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 28 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.

ITIL Version 3
England > North East
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 85 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 16 70 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.24% 2.69% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 3.16% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 39 13
North East median daily rate £575 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% +87.50% -29.20%
10th Percentile £525 £238 £146
90th Percentile £675 £521 £425
England median daily rate £414 £420 £363
% change year-on-year -1.43% +15.86% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +180.00% -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.65
% change year-on-year -10.53% +7.65% -7.11%

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1123 2218 1325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.19% 85.21% 79.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 1431 806
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +14.83%
10th Percentile £263 £224 £240
90th Percentile £541 £503 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 103 64
North East median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.61% +107.41% -21.74%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.10 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.10 £36.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.77 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% +13.64% +4.76%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the North East

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in the North East

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the North East over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in the North East

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in the North East

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the North East region over the 6 months to 28 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
Tyne and Wear +1 15 £575 +53.33% 1
Durham -7 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 North East region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 9 (56.25%) Network Design
3 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 9 (56.25%) Network Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) BCP
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) HP
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) NHS
9 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
10 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 7 (43.75%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Change and Release Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Change Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Process Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Release Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
3 9 (56.25%) Network Architecture
3 9 (56.25%) Network Design
3 9 (56.25%) Service Management
4 8 (50.00%) BCP
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) ProCurve
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow