The median contractor rate for an ITIL Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 522 538 507
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31  
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Manager 85 113 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 82 97
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.70% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.83%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year - -32.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

ITIL Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured ITIL Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Manager in the UK

ITIL Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Manager in the UK

ITIL Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Manager over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Manager in the UK

ITIL Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Manager in the UK

ITIL Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 82 £466 +9.70% 19
London -10 43 £475 +5.55% 4
South East +24 22 £475 +17.64% 5
Bromley +10 11 £475 -26.92%
Oxford +5 10 £500 +19.40%
Oxfordshire +2 10 £500 +17.64%
North West +14 7 £413 -17.50% 1
Milton Keynes -14 6 £338 -10.89%
Buckinghamshire -15 6 £338 -10.89% 1
Scotland +34 3 £415 +10.66%
Cheshire +26 3 £350 -26.31% 1
West Midlands +22 3 £394 +43.18% 1
Manchester +12 3 £413 +37.50%
South West +6 3 £415 -31.96% 1
East of England -6 3 £405 +15.71% 6
Kidlington - 3 £525 -
Surrey - 3 £470 - 2
Edinburgh +16 2 £420 +5.00%
Bristol -4 2 £415 -31.96%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £405 +15.71%
North East +69 1 - - 1
Warrington +20 1 £680 +43.15%
Coventry +15 1 - -
Berkshire +10 1 £267 -33.25% 1
Middlesex +10 1 £396 -
Hampshire +3 1 £388 -1.58%
City of London -7 1 £275 -26.66%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

ITIL Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, ITIL Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ITIL Manager in the job title.

1 146 (100.00%) ITIL
2 69 (47.26%) Service Management
3 50 (34.25%) Service Delivery
4 34 (23.29%) Finance
5 32 (21.92%) Project Management
6 28 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (19.18%) SC Cleared
6 28 (19.18%) Security Cleared
6 28 (19.18%) Incident Management
7 26 (17.81%) ITSM
8 25 (17.12%) ITIL V3
9 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (15.07%) PRINCE2
11 19 (13.01%) Change Management
12 18 (12.33%) Problem Management
13 14 (9.59%) SLA
14 12 (8.22%) Degree
14 12 (8.22%) ServiceNow
15 11 (7.53%) Release Management
16 10 (6.85%) Service Design
17 9 (6.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
18 8 (5.48%) Migration
18 8 (5.48%) Supplier Management
18 8 (5.48%) Banking
18 8 (5.48%) DV Cleared
18 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 7 (4.79%) Coaching

ITIL Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.37%) Confluence
1 2 (1.37%) JCAPS
1 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) CMS
2 1 (0.68%) Documentum
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.68%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) LAN
1 2 (1.37%) MPLS
1 2 (1.37%) PBX
1 2 (1.37%) VoIP
1 2 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.68%) SDH
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 34 (23.29%) Finance
2 8 (5.48%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Marketing
5 3 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.37%) Games
6 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Law
6 2 (1.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (0.68%) Flash
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.79%) CMDB
2 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.11%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.74%) PMI
5 3 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.05%) User Experience
6 2 (1.37%) IVR
6 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) ITIL
2 69 (47.26%) Service Management
3 50 (34.25%) Service Delivery
4 32 (21.92%) Project Management
5 28 (19.18%) Incident Management
6 26 (17.81%) ITSM
7 25 (17.12%) ITIL V3
8 23 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.07%) PRINCE2
10 19 (13.01%) Change Management
11 18 (12.33%) Problem Management
12 11 (7.53%) Release Management
13 10 (6.85%) Service Design
14 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.48%) Migration
14 8 (5.48%) Supplier Management
15 7 (4.79%) Business Analysis
15 7 (4.79%) Configuration Management
15 7 (4.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.05%) C
2 2 (1.37%) SQL
3 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
1 28 (19.18%) SC Cleared
1 28 (19.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.22%) Degree
3 9 (6.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (5.48%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.11%) PMP
6 3 (2.05%) ISEB
6 3 (2.05%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.37%) CCNA
7 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CAPM
8 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.68%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.59%) SLA
2 5 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.74%) COBIT
3 4 (2.74%) PMO
4 2 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.37%) HL7
4 2 (1.37%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.68%) GAMP
5 1 (0.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (0.68%) SCCM
1 1 (0.68%) SCOM
1 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (8.22%) ServiceNow
2 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.11%) Remedy
4 5 (3.42%) SAP
5 4 (2.74%) BMC
5 4 (2.74%) HP
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco
6 2 (1.37%) Computacenter
6 2 (1.37%) Fiorano
6 2 (1.37%) IBM
6 2 (1.37%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.68%) BT
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) Siemens
7 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.68%) Toshiba