Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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.

ITIL Version 3
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 105 106
Rank change year-on-year +46 +1 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 40 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.31% 1.83% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 2.12% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 11
North East median daily rate £400 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00% +7.60%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £93
90th Percentile £625 £659 £400
England median daily rate £410 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £11.16 -
England median hourly rate £12.72 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -15.20% -50.00% +88.98%

ITIL V3 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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,031 2,025 1,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.28% 86.02% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 1,419 1,050
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +10.67%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £533 £600
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 64 65
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +55.88% -22.09%
10th Percentile £9.70 £10.79 £10.55
90th Percentile £50.00 £39.63 £34.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 +60 39 £400 -2.44% 6
Durham -6 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (90.00%) Service Management
3 24 (60.00%) ServiceNow
4 23 (57.50%) Change Management
5 19 (47.50%) IaaS
5 19 (47.50%) SaaS
5 19 (47.50%) PaaS
6 18 (45.00%) Open Source
6 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (45.00%) Data Management
7 17 (42.50%) Windows
7 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
8 16 (40.00%) Tivoli
9 15 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 15 (37.50%) Shell Script
9 15 (37.50%) VMS
9 15 (37.50%) HP
9 15 (37.50%) BMC
9 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 15 (37.50%) AIX
9 15 (37.50%) HPUX
9 15 (37.50%) Solaris
9 15 (37.50%) Linux
9 15 (37.50%) C
9 15 (37.50%) Unix
9 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 15 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (35.00%) ISPF

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 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (47.50%) IaaS
1 19 (47.50%) PaaS
1 19 (47.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SMS
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) Modbus
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Service Manager
2 11 (27.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 11 (27.50%) Transition Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Operational Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Operations Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Manager
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Major Incident Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Service Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Service Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.00%) VSAM
3 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
1 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
2 15 (37.50%) AIX
2 15 (37.50%) HPUX
2 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Solaris
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
2 15 (37.50%) VMS
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 14 (35.00%) MVS
4 13 (32.50%) VME
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (90.00%) Service Management
3 23 (57.50%) Change Management
4 18 (45.00%) Data Management
4 18 (45.00%) Open Source
5 11 (27.50%) Release Management
6 10 (25.00%) Service Design
6 10 (25.00%) Transition Management
7 8 (20.00%) Validation
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
9 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 5 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
10 5 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 5 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 3 (7.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C
1 15 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 15 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 14 (35.00%) JCL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (35.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (35.00%) RACF
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 14 (35.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) ServiceNow
2 15 (37.50%) BMC
2 15 (37.50%) HP
2 15 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.50%) Veeam
4 1 (2.50%) VMware