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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 23 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.01% 9.86% 16.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 12.73% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 23
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £156 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £276 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.98 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -68.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £13.98 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -9.88%
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
314 165 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 81.98% 77.46% 68.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 109 107
Average daily rate £425 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £171 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.39 £44.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.98 £33.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) Linux
4 14 (31.11%) Firewall
5 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
6 12 (26.67%) JBoss
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco
7 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.22%) IIS
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.00%) LAN
9 9 (20.00%) Migration
9 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (17.78%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (17.78%) SAN
10 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) VB
11 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.56%) MCSE
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (15.56%) WAN
11 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.33%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (26.67%) JBoss
2 10 (22.22%) IIS
3 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (17.78%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (8.89%) Apache
6 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) LAN
3 8 (17.78%) SAN
4 7 (15.56%) WAN
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security
6 4 (8.89%) MPLS
7 3 (6.67%) DNS
8 2 (4.44%) DHCP
8 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.44%) VPN
9 1 (2.22%) SSL
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.22%) IPsec
9 1 (2.22%) FirePass
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) MSI
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Service Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Migration Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.22%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000
7 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.89%) UNIX
9 1 (2.22%) CentOS
9 1 (2.22%) AIX
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.11%) Service Management
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.89%) Data Security
4 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.89%) Supplier Management
5 3 (6.67%) Line Management
5 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) ITSM
5 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.44%) Server Building
6 2 (4.44%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) VB
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) MCSE
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 2 (4.44%) MCTS
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) Squid
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Foglight
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Cisco
2 11 (24.44%) Red Hat
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) EMC
4 6 (13.33%) NetApp
5 5 (11.11%) New Relic
6 4 (8.89%) VMware
7 3 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) Lotus
9 1 (2.22%) IBM
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) Apple
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £120 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago