The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 9.09% 5.56% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 7.69% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.56 £15.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -13.60%
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North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 57.58% 72.22% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 4
Average daily rate £313 £258 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% -10.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £329 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Harrogate region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Harrogate

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft