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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 25 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 24 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.73% 8.77% 9.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 10.99% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 15
Average daily rate £300 £319 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £272 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £335 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +36.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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
326 182 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 77.80% 79.82% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 115 82
Average daily rate £410 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.73 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £23.16 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Service Management
2 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (20.00%) Cisco
5 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.50%) MS Office
7 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (15.00%) HP
7 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 5 (12.50%) Firewall
8 5 (12.50%) VPN
8 5 (12.50%) Internet
8 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.50%) Puppet
8 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 4 (10.00%) DevOps
9 4 (10.00%) SaaS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (10.00%) Apache
1 4 (10.00%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) IaaS
1 4 (10.00%) PaaS
1 4 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) LAN
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (12.50%) VPN
3 4 (10.00%) Wireless
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) FirePass
4 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.00%) IPsec
4 2 (5.00%) Network Security
4 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) WebEx
4 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.50%) RIP
5 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
2 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) MSI
2 4 (10.00%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Service Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) LAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) CESG
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Service Management
2 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.50%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.00%) Code Coverage
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (7.50%) ITSM
7 2 (5.00%) Data Privacy
7 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.00%) Process Management
7 2 (5.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CCNP
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.50%) MCP
1 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) CCDP
2 2 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.50%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.00%) HP
4 4 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Adobe
6 2 (5.00%) Bomgar
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.00%) Peregrine
6 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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