The median contractor rate for a ITIL Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Manager
UK
Rank 532 524 446
Rank change year-on-year -8 -78  
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Manager 61 120 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 96 118
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £425 £393
% change year-on-year -3.11% +8.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 42948 50649 50145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.19% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27820 32762 30258
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1586 1994
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 -26 58 £425 - 6
London +4 23 £475 +11.76% 2
South East +11 16 £399 -6.05% 1
North West +27 8 £475 +54.47%
Yorkshire +16 7 £425 +12.21%
Hampshire +13 5 £394 +10.52%
Berkshire +24 4 £475 +11.76%
Milton Keynes -4 4 £325 -23.97%
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £325 -23.97%
North Yorkshire - 4 £413 -
West Yorkshire +6 3 £425 +30.76%
Merseyside +4 3 £338 -
Liverpool +4 3 £338 -
East of England -5 3 £425 -2.85% 1
Wales +10 2 £325 +75.67%
Leeds +8 2 £425 +30.76%
Harrogate - 2 £388 -
Crawley - 2 £338 -
Southampton - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £338 -
York - 2 £425 -
West Midlands +10 1 £263 -34.37%
Manchester +9 1 £340 +10.56%
Cambridgeshire +8 1 £425 -
Cambridge +6 1 £425 -
City of London +4 1 £550 +58.27%
South West +2 1 £525 +23.52% 1
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
Suffolk -3 1 - -
Swansea -15 1 £325 +75.67%

ITIL Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 122 (100.00%) ITIL
2 68 (55.74%) Service Management
3 44 (36.07%) Service Delivery
4 32 (26.23%) Change Management
5 29 (23.77%) Project Management
5 29 (23.77%) Security Cleared
5 29 (23.77%) SC Cleared
6 26 (21.31%) Finance
7 22 (18.03%) PRINCE2
8 21 (17.21%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (17.21%) ITIL V3
9 19 (15.57%) SLA
10 18 (14.75%) Incident Management
10 18 (14.75%) Service Design
11 16 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
13 14 (11.48%) Release Management
13 14 (11.48%) ITSM
14 11 (9.02%) ServiceNow
14 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
15 9 (7.38%) Degree
16 8 (6.56%) Migration
16 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
16 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
16 8 (6.56%) CRM
16 8 (6.56%) Supplier Management
17 7 (5.74%) DV Cleared
17 7 (5.74%) Windows
17 7 (5.74%) BMC

ITIL Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.64%) JCAPS
2 2 (1.64%) SAS
2 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.28%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.46%) IaaS
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.64%) Office 365
2 2 (1.64%) PaaS
3 1 (0.82%) GitHub
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) MPLS
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) LTE
2 1 (0.82%) PBX
2 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.82%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.82%) Subversion
2 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (21.31%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.74%) Banking
4 4 (3.28%) Legal
5 3 (2.46%) Marketing
5 3 (2.46%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Games
6 2 (1.64%) Military
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.82%) Billing
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Law
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (1.64%) Web Services
1 2 (1.64%) XML
2 1 (0.82%) .NET
2 1 (0.82%) Velocity
2 1 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) CMDB
3 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.64%) Replication
4 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.82%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.82%) IVR
5 1 (0.82%) NHS
5 1 (0.82%) SCORM
5 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.82%) MVS
3 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) ITIL
2 68 (55.74%) Service Management
3 44 (36.07%) Service Delivery
4 32 (26.23%) Change Management
5 29 (23.77%) Project Management
6 22 (18.03%) PRINCE2
7 21 (17.21%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (17.21%) ITIL V3
8 18 (14.75%) Incident Management
8 18 (14.75%) Service Design
9 16 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (12.30%) Problem Management
11 14 (11.48%) ITSM
11 14 (11.48%) Release Management
12 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.56%) CRM
13 8 (6.56%) Migration
13 8 (6.56%) Supplier Management
14 7 (5.74%) Coaching
15 6 (4.92%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 2 (1.64%) C
3 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (23.77%) SC Cleared
1 29 (23.77%) Security Cleared
2 21 (17.21%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (7.38%) Degree
4 7 (5.74%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.28%) ISEB
5 4 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.64%) PMP
7 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.82%) CCNA
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.82%) CISSP
7 1 (0.82%) ECDL
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.57%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) COBIT
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.64%) HL7
3 2 (1.64%) PMO
3 2 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.82%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (9.02%) ServiceNow
2 7 (5.74%) BMC
2 7 (5.74%) Remedy
3 6 (4.92%) HP
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.64%) Fiorano
5 2 (1.64%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) InterSystems
5 2 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.64%) SAP
5 2 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.82%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.82%) Apple
6 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.82%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.82%) F5
6 1 (0.82%) Huawei
6 1 (0.82%) Lotus
6 1 (0.82%) Mercator
6 1 (0.82%) Tumbleweed