Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 96 107
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 24 2 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.85% 0.16% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 0.19% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 37
North East median daily rate £380 - £380
10th Percentile £278 - £260
90th Percentile £426 - £643
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
North East median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -34.78%

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 1,149 1,036 2,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 88.59% 85.41% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 691 1,541
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -14.63%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £230
90th Percentile £568 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 104
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £21.75 £26.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.63% -18.04% +51.64%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.05 £11.05
90th Percentile £45.13 £49.78 £35.39
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.67
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.90% +3.03%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +24 22 £380 - 4
Durham -12 1 £388 - 2
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 North East region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (70.83%) Service Delivery
3 15 (62.50%) Service Management
4 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
5 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 7 (29.17%) Service Design
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.83%) Release Management
10 5 (20.83%) Change Management
10 5 (20.83%) Benchmarking
10 5 (20.83%) SLA
11 4 (16.67%) QA
11 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (12.50%) People Management
12 3 (12.50%) ITSM
12 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
13 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
13 2 (8.33%) TDD
13 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
13 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
13 2 (8.33%) Test Management
13 2 (8.33%) Validation
13 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
2 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Incident Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Major Incident Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Service Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Service Design Architect
5 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (70.83%) Service Delivery
3 15 (62.50%) Service Management
4 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
5 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (29.17%) Service Design
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (20.83%) Benchmarking
8 5 (20.83%) Change Management
8 5 (20.83%) Release Management
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (12.50%) ITSM
10 3 (12.50%) People Management
10 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
11 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
11 2 (8.33%) TDD
11 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 4 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle