The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 31 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.52% 7.89% 6.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 10.00% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 4
Median daily rate £438 £275 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £211 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £300 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.73% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
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
327 220 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.37% 78.85% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 152 88
Median daily rate £450 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £520 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 24 (54.55%) Service Management
2 18 (40.91%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Finance
4 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 10 (22.73%) Linux
5 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
5 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco
6 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
7 7 (15.91%) Firewall
8 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 6 (13.64%) Workflow
8 6 (13.64%) Banking
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (13.64%) Unix
8 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
9 5 (11.36%) IaaS
9 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
9 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
9 5 (11.36%) SaaS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) Apache
1 3 (6.82%) JBoss
1 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.36%) IaaS
2 5 (11.36%) PaaS
2 5 (11.36%) SaaS
3 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.82%) SNMP
4 3 (6.82%) Telepresence
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) Wireless
5 2 (4.55%) Broadband
5 2 (4.55%) DMZ
5 2 (4.55%) ISDN
5 2 (4.55%) PSTN
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.82%) JIRA
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Maven
2 3 (6.82%) MSI
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Service Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Technical Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Engagement Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) OAT Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Tester
6 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing Technician
7 2 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Handset
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Unix
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Service Management
2 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.91%) Problem Management
6 6 (13.64%) Change Management
6 6 (13.64%) Workflow
7 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Computer Security
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) PHP
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.82%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 8 (18.18%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.82%) HP
4 3 (6.82%) Polycom
4 3 (6.82%) Verint
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.55%) Veritas
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Lotus
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle