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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 27 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.08% 8.57% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.56% 10.76% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 5
Average daily rate £435 £300 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £212 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £320 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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
357 251 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 80.41% 79.68% 63.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 171 85
Average daily rate £450 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £525 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -27.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 29 (54.72%) Service Management
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.64%) Linux
4 12 (22.64%) Cisco
5 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
5 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
5 11 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
6 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
6 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
6 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
6 10 (18.87%) Finance
7 9 (16.98%) Change Management
7 9 (16.98%) MS Office
7 9 (16.98%) Internet
8 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (15.09%) Workflow
9 7 (13.21%) Firewall
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
9 7 (13.21%) LAN
9 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
9 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
10 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (11.32%) SaaS
10 6 (11.32%) PaaS
10 6 (11.32%) Puppet
10 6 (11.32%) Banking
10 6 (11.32%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (7.55%) Apache
1 4 (7.55%) JBoss
1 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
3 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.77%) MS Project
4 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (11.32%) IaaS
2 6 (11.32%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) PaaS
2 6 (11.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Internet
2 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 7 (13.21%) LAN
3 6 (11.32%) Wireless
4 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 4 (7.55%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.66%) DHCP
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) Telepresence
6 2 (3.77%) Broadband
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.77%) DMZ
6 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.77%) ISDN
6 2 (3.77%) PSTN
6 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) WebEx
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) JUnit
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) MSI
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Service Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Engagement Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) OAT Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing Technician
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) PDA
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
5 1 (1.89%) CESG
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
5 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.89%) Handset
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Linux
3 11 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) Unix
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Service Management
2 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
4 9 (16.98%) Change Management
5 8 (15.09%) Workflow
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
8 5 (9.43%) Capacity Management
9 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.55%) Code Coverage
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Operations
9 4 (7.55%) DevOps
9 4 (7.55%) ITSM
9 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.66%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Security Patching
10 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.55%) PHP
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (5.66%) SCCM
4 2 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.77%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.89%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco
3 11 (20.75%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.32%) HP
5 5 (9.43%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.55%) VMware
7 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 3 (5.66%) Polycom
7 3 (5.66%) Verint
8 2 (3.77%) Adobe
8 2 (3.77%) Bomgar
8 2 (3.77%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Peregrine
8 2 (3.77%) Remedy
8 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.77%) Veritas
9 1 (1.89%) F5
9 1 (1.89%) Juniper
9 1 (1.89%) NetApp
Sheffield
Capita plc
Rate: £220.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Annapurna HR
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago