The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.70% 16.05% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.25% 24.38% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 11
Average daily rate
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£275 £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £175 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £337 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £44.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +14.75%
ITIL
South 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 Sheffield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 160 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.29% 65.84% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 101 98
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 2
Average hourly rate £15.39 £44.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.50% +48.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
4 9 (29.03%) HP
4 9 (29.03%) Firewall
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
6 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
6 7 (22.58%) Internet
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (22.58%) Wireless
6 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
6 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
7 6 (19.35%) VPN
7 6 (19.35%) Change Control
8 5 (16.13%) LAN
8 5 (16.13%) WAN
8 5 (16.13%) UNIX
8 5 (16.13%) SLA
8 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) IIS
9 4 (12.90%) MS Office
9 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
9 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) Internet
2 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (22.58%) Wireless
2 7 (22.58%) IP Telephony
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (6.45%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
3 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Network Support
5 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) CESG
3 2 (6.45%) Open Source
3 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Social Media
4 1 (3.23%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) HACMP
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
3 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) CentOS
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
1 6 (19.35%) Change Control
2 4 (12.90%) Service Management
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 3 (9.68%) WFM
4 2 (6.45%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.45%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) HL7
2 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) GPFS
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
5 2 (6.45%) Nokia
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
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