The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sheffield region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.05% 8.38% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 11.72% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Average daily rate £273 £200 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.32% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £148 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £201 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.40 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +13.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
116 128 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 53.21% 71.51% 54.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 32
Average daily rate £305 £315 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £165 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% +113.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
South Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) SQL
6 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) UNIX
7 7 (20.00%) HP
8 6 (17.14%) IIS
8 6 (17.14%) SLA
9 5 (14.29%) VPN
9 5 (14.29%) LAN
9 5 (14.29%) MS Office
9 5 (14.29%) Service Management
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.43%) WAN
10 4 (11.43%) DNS
10 4 (11.43%) SAN
11 3 (8.57%) Project Management
11 3 (8.57%) DHCP
11 3 (8.57%) Linux
11 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
11 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.57%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (17.14%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.86%) OSPF
5 1 (2.86%) BGP
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) SMTP
5 1 (2.86%) PBX
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless Security
5 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Applications Support
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) WSDL
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 1 (2.86%) Health Informatics
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) HACMP
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.86%) Informatics
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) AIX
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Service Management
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
2 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
2 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.71%) Validation
3 2 (5.71%) Information Security
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (5.71%) B2B
3 2 (5.71%) B2C
3 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.86%) e-GIF
4 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.86%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PMP
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.86%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) NetApp
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Aruba
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) NETGEAR
5 1 (2.86%) BT
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
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