Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an ITIL Manager was £440 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 726 592
Rank change year-on-year +16 -134 +68
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Manager 169 162 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 124 204
UK median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £295 £300
90th Percentile £598 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £105.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.82% +245.67% +22.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £105.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year - +245.67% +11.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96939 98568 108531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63924 64295 69051
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2896 3271 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

ITIL Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured ITIL Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 15 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England +35 167 £439 +3.24% 7
UK excluding London +47 104 £425 - 4
London -18 65 £450 +5.88% 3
North of England +60 36 £425 -5.56% 1
South East +8 35 £469 +4.17% 1
Midlands +31 23 £425 +6.25%
North West +19 23 £438 -0.85%
West Midlands +26 12 £444 +10.94%
Yorkshire +21 11 £406 -12.63% 1
East Midlands +11 11 £413 -2.94%
South West +7 4 £415 +10.67%
East of England -16 4 £425 +88.89% 2
North East +59 2 £481 +6.94%
Scotland -12 2 £415 +10.67%
Channel Islands - 1 £500 -

ITIL Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 169 (100.00%) ITIL
2 72 (42.60%) Service Management
3 63 (37.28%) Service Delivery
4 41 (24.26%) ITSM
5 40 (23.67%) Finance
6 38 (22.49%) Project Management
7 35 (20.71%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (17.75%) PRINCE2
10 27 (15.98%) Incident Management
11 26 (15.38%) ITIL V3
12 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (14.20%) Change Management
14 23 (13.61%) Service Design
15 22 (13.02%) SC Cleared
15 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
16 19 (11.24%) SLA
16 19 (11.24%) ServiceNow
17 15 (8.88%) Retail
18 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
19 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (7.10%) Banking
20 12 (7.10%) Windows
21 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
21 11 (6.51%) Asset Management
22 10 (5.92%) Problem Management
23 9 (5.33%) Degree
23 9 (5.33%) Supplier Management
23 9 (5.33%) DV Cleared
23 9 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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 4 (2.37%) Confluence
2 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) Documentum
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Office 365
2 3 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.14%) LAN
2 6 (3.55%) WAN
3 4 (2.37%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.78%) SMS
4 3 (1.78%) VoIP
5 2 (1.18%) PBX
5 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.59%) Firewall
6 1 (0.59%) MPLS
6 1 (0.59%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) JIRA
General
1 40 (23.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Retail
3 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.10%) Banking
5 4 (2.37%) Back Office
6 3 (1.78%) Local Government
6 3 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.14%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.96%) PMI
4 4 (2.37%) CMDB
4 4 (2.37%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.18%) EPoS
6 2 (1.18%) NHS
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
7 1 (0.59%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.59%) FMCG
7 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.59%) Life Science
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.59%) RIA
7 1 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.10%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.18%) Android
3 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) ITIL
2 72 (42.60%) Service Management
3 63 (37.28%) Service Delivery
4 41 (24.26%) ITSM
5 38 (22.49%) Project Management
6 33 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (17.75%) PRINCE2
8 27 (15.98%) Incident Management
9 26 (15.38%) ITIL V3
10 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (14.20%) Change Management
12 23 (13.61%) Service Design
13 11 (6.51%) Asset Management
14 10 (5.92%) Problem Management
15 9 (5.33%) Matrix Organization
15 9 (5.33%) Service Delivery Management
15 9 (5.33%) Supplier Management
16 8 (4.73%) Release Management
16 8 (4.73%) Scrum
17 7 (4.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.18%) SQL
2 1 (0.59%) C
2 1 (0.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (20.71%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (13.02%) SC Cleared
2 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) Degree
3 9 (5.33%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.96%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.96%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.37%) ISEB
6 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.37%) PMP
6 4 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.78%) CCNA
7 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.18%) CCENT
8 2 (1.18%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) SLA
2 6 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) PMO
5 1 (0.59%) COBIT
5 1 (0.59%) GAMP
5 1 (0.59%) IFRS
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (11.24%) ServiceNow
2 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.96%) Cisco
4 4 (2.37%) Remedy
4 4 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.78%) SAP
5 3 (1.78%) Siebel
6 2 (1.18%) Apple
6 2 (1.18%) Avaya
6 2 (1.18%) BT
6 2 (1.18%) Siemens
7 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.59%) Cadence
7 1 (0.59%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds