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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 10 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.56% 12.69% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 19.08% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £238 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Average hourly rate £13.98 £44.60 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 131 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 71.11% 66.50% 67.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 82 80
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £213 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 3
Average hourly rate £14.75 £44.60 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.92% +48.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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
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 31 July 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 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) UNIX
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (23.81%) Validation
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 3 (14.29%) WFM
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) IIS
8 2 (9.52%) MS Office
8 2 (9.52%) AIX
8 2 (9.52%) Solaris
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) VPN
8 2 (9.52%) SLA
8 2 (9.52%) Middleware
8 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (9.52%) Cantonese Language
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) HACMP
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Informatics
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) AIX
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Validation
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) WFM
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) BPR
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) GPFS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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