Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 130 499 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.82% 22.40% 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.59% 25.63% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 328 63
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £283 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.80% +7.70% -2.33%
10th Percentile £278 £216 £136
90th Percentile £588 £424 £568
North East median daily rate £335 £285 £275
% change year-on-year +17.54% +3.64% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 57 10
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £11.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +138.65% -52.60%
10th Percentile £10.52 £20.74 £8.61
90th Percentile £41.80 £36.20 £32.50
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% +133.33% -31.43%

ITIL 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 834 1947 1012
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.63% 87.39% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 1311 648
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £223 £237
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 90 52
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +111.32% -28.38%
10th Percentile £10.13 £14.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £36.00 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +107.41% -20.59%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Tyne and Wear

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 119 £350 +23.70% 7
Sunderland +6 8 £340 +64.85%
Gateshead -1 1 - -
ITIL
North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 71 (54.62%) Security Cleared
2 45 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 44 (33.85%) Service Management
4 40 (30.77%) Cisco
5 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
6 37 (28.46%) Windows
7 36 (27.69%) Linux
8 34 (26.15%) Unix
9 33 (25.38%) Oracle
10 31 (23.85%) AIX
10 31 (23.85%) HP
11 29 (22.31%) Active Directory
12 28 (21.54%) TCP/IP
12 28 (21.54%) Solaris
13 27 (20.77%) WebLogic
13 27 (20.77%) F5
14 25 (19.23%) Firewall
15 23 (17.69%) Red Hat
16 22 (16.92%) ITSM
16 22 (16.92%) HPUX
16 22 (16.92%) Apache
16 22 (16.92%) SUSE
17 21 (16.15%) Tomcat
17 21 (16.15%) JBoss
17 21 (16.15%) WAN
17 21 (16.15%) Sun
17 21 (16.15%) iPlanet
18 20 (15.38%) LAN
18 20 (15.38%) Clustering
19 19 (14.62%) Oracle Application Server

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 27 (20.77%) WebLogic
2 22 (16.92%) Apache
3 21 (16.15%) iPlanet
3 21 (16.15%) JBoss
3 21 (16.15%) Tomcat
4 19 (14.62%) Oracle Application Server
5 13 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.15%) MS Exchange
7 5 (3.85%) Tuxedo
8 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.08%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.08%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (2.31%) MQSeries
9 3 (2.31%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.31%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.54%) TCP/IP
2 25 (19.23%) Firewall
3 21 (16.15%) WAN
4 20 (15.38%) LAN
5 19 (14.62%) DNS
6 13 (10.00%) SAN
7 12 (9.23%) DHCP
8 9 (6.92%) Wireless
9 7 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (4.62%) BIG-IP
10 6 (4.62%) FCoE
10 6 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (4.62%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.08%) LDAP
11 4 (3.08%) Skype
11 4 (3.08%) VLAN
12 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (2.31%) IP Telephony
12 3 (2.31%) NAS
13 2 (1.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.54%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (1.54%) GIS
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.54%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.77%) DB2
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.54%) Toad
3 1 (0.77%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.77%) JIRA
3 1 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 9 (6.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Military
2 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (10.77%) Architect
2 13 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 11 (8.46%) Network Engineer
4 9 (6.92%) Administrator
4 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (6.92%) Wintel Support
5 8 (6.15%) Developer
5 8 (6.15%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (6.15%) ServiceNow Developer
5 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.38%) AIX Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Backup Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Migration Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (3.85%) DBA
7 5 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (3.08%) Server Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.62%) J2EE
2 1 (0.77%) ISPF
2 1 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Clustering
2 12 (9.23%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.92%) Replication
4 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.54%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) CMDB
6 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (28.46%) Windows
2 36 (27.69%) Linux
3 34 (26.15%) Unix
4 31 (23.85%) AIX
5 28 (21.54%) Solaris
6 22 (16.92%) HPUX
6 22 (16.92%) SUSE
7 15 (11.54%) Windows Server
8 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.85%) VME
11 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.77%) MVS
13 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.77%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.85%) Service Management
2 22 (16.92%) ITSM
3 19 (14.62%) High Availability
4 17 (13.08%) Change Management
4 17 (13.08%) Load Balancing
5 16 (12.31%) Migration
6 15 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
7 14 (10.77%) Network Design
7 14 (10.77%) Quality Management
7 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
8 13 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 11 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.46%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 9 (6.92%) Data Management
11 9 (6.92%) Network Architecture
12 8 (6.15%) Project Management
12 8 (6.15%) QMS
12 8 (6.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.62%) SQL
2 15 (11.54%) Perl
3 14 (10.77%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.69%) C-shell
4 10 (7.69%) Korn
5 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.85%) COBOL
7 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.08%) VB
8 2 (1.54%) Java
9 1 (0.77%) REXX
9 1 (0.77%) Ruby
9 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (54.62%) Security Cleared
2 45 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 19 (14.62%) Degree
4 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (9.23%) DV Cleared
6 11 (8.46%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (6.92%) CCDP
7 9 (6.92%) CCIE
7 9 (6.92%) CCIP
7 9 (6.92%) CCNP
7 9 (6.92%) CCSA
7 9 (6.92%) CCSE
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (6.92%) JNCIA
7 9 (6.92%) JNCIE
8 7 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (3.85%) HP ASE
9 5 (3.85%) HP MASE
10 3 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.77%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) SLA
2 7 (5.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.31%) QA
4 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (22.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (5.38%) Samba
3 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.62%) KVM
5 4 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.77%) Firmware
6 1 (0.77%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (6.92%) FortiGate
3 7 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.38%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (5.38%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.38%) SCCM
4 6 (4.62%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (4.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (4.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.08%) Netcool
5 4 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.31%) OpenView
7 2 (1.54%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.77%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.77%) MOM
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.77%) PureDisk
8 1 (0.77%) Simpana
8 1 (0.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Cisco
2 38 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 33 (25.38%) Oracle
4 31 (23.85%) HP
5 27 (20.77%) F5
6 23 (17.69%) Red Hat
7 21 (16.15%) Sun
8 19 (14.62%) Veritas
9 13 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 10 (7.69%) CheckPoint
10 10 (7.69%) Juniper
11 9 (6.92%) Fortinet
11 9 (6.92%) IBM
11 9 (6.92%) Riverbed
12 8 (6.15%) VMware
13 7 (5.38%) Brocade
13 7 (5.38%) EMC
13 7 (5.38%) Symantec
14 6 (4.62%) PlateSpin
14 6 (4.62%) Veeam
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