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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 29 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.65% 7.81% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 10.10% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 1
Median daily rate £431 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 £21.33 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -3.12%
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
302 208 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.68% 77.32% 67.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 138 81
Median daily rate £420 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 25 (58.14%) Service Management
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
5 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
6 8 (18.60%) MS Office
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco
6 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (18.60%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
7 7 (16.28%) Unix
7 7 (16.28%) Firewall
7 7 (16.28%) Banking
8 6 (13.95%) Workflow
8 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
8 6 (13.95%) Change Management
9 5 (11.63%) Linux
9 5 (11.63%) LAN
9 5 (11.63%) Office 365
9 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
10 4 (9.30%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
10 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (9.30%) SSL

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 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.60%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.63%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
3 2 (4.65%) PaaS
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) Internet
3 4 (9.30%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (6.98%) SNMP
4 3 (6.98%) Telepresence
4 3 (6.98%) VPN
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) Broadband
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) ISDN
5 2 (4.65%) PSTN
5 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) DMZ
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Service Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Technical Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Engagement Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) OAT Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Service Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Services Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing Technician
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 2 (4.65%) Handset
4 2 (4.65%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Service Management
2 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
4 6 (13.95%) Change Management
4 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.95%) Workflow
5 4 (9.30%) ITSM
5 4 (9.30%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (9.30%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
6 3 (6.98%) Computer Security
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Use Case
6 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCNA
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.98%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.98%) Polycom
4 3 (6.98%) Verint
4 3 (6.98%) Veritas
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) VMware