Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +35 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 51 18 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.95% 1.39% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 1.59% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 44
North East median daily rate £400 £575 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +46.50% +96.25%
10th Percentile £325 £384 £213
90th Percentile £623 £675 £515
England median daily rate £414 £435 £420
% change year-on-year -4.83% +3.57% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
North East median hourly rate - - £28.00
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% -36.00% +39.04%

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 1,106 1,132 2,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 85.74% 87.48% 86.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 741 1,401
North East median daily rate £388 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +13.64% -7.21%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £225
90th Percentile £581 £538 £530
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 86
North East median hourly rate £14.25 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.18% -1.79% +104.23%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.88 £14.36
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.20 £36.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +21 51 £400 -30.43%
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 51 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (88.24%) Service Management
3 30 (58.82%) Change Management
3 30 (58.82%) ServiceNow
4 28 (54.90%) Data Management
5 25 (49.02%) Open Source
6 24 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (45.10%) IaaS
7 23 (45.10%) SaaS
7 23 (45.10%) PaaS
8 20 (39.22%) VMS
9 19 (37.25%) Management Information System
10 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 17 (33.33%) Unix
10 17 (33.33%) Linux
10 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (31.37%) Tivoli
12 15 (29.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 15 (29.41%) HP
12 15 (29.41%) BMC
12 15 (29.41%) Windows
12 15 (29.41%) AIX
12 15 (29.41%) HPUX
12 15 (29.41%) Solaris
12 15 (29.41%) C
12 15 (29.41%) Shell Script
12 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
12 15 (29.41%) PowerShell
12 15 (29.41%) Windows 2000 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 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.92%) FileNet
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) IaaS
1 23 (45.10%) PaaS
1 23 (45.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SMS
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Service Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Service Transition Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Transition Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Operational Support Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Operations Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL Service Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Service Manager
8 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) ISPF
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.96%) JDBC
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (37.25%) Management Information System
3 14 (27.45%) VSAM
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) VMS
2 17 (33.33%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (33.33%) Unix
3 15 (29.41%) AIX
3 15 (29.41%) HPUX
3 15 (29.41%) Solaris
3 15 (29.41%) Windows
3 15 (29.41%) Windows 2000 Server
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 14 (27.45%) MVS
5 13 (25.49%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (88.24%) Service Management
3 30 (58.82%) Change Management
4 28 (54.90%) Data Management
5 25 (49.02%) Open Source
6 24 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (21.57%) Release Management
9 10 (19.61%) Service Design
9 10 (19.61%) Transition Management
10 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
10 8 (15.69%) TOGAF
10 8 (15.69%) Validation
11 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
12 6 (11.76%) Project Management
12 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
13 5 (9.80%) DevOps
13 5 (9.80%) Knowledge Management
13 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) C
1 15 (29.41%) PowerShell
1 15 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 14 (27.45%) JCL
3 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (27.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (27.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Tivoli
2 14 (27.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.96%) Kibana
4 1 (1.96%) logstash
4 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) ServiceNow
2 17 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 15 (29.41%) BMC
3 15 (29.41%) HP
4 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle