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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 41 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL 9 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 5.31% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 6.10% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 10
Median daily rate £218 £175 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £103 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £359 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +7.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
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
388 377 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 78.70% 87.07% 78.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 297 110
Median daily rate £450 £405 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.35 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.67% -19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.90 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 25 September 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (63.16%) Service Management
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
2 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
4 7 (18.42%) MS Office
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (15.79%) Workflow
5 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Unix
6 5 (13.16%) Firewall
6 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.16%) Banking
6 5 (13.16%) Office 365
7 4 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.53%) ITSM
7 4 (10.53%) Internet
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
7 4 (10.53%) CCNA
8 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
8 3 (7.89%) 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (13.16%) Office 365
3 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) Telepresence
4 2 (5.26%) Broadband
4 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.26%) ISDN
4 2 (5.26%) PSTN
4 2 (5.26%) SNMP
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Technical Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Engagement Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (10.53%) OAT Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Services Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing Technician
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (5.26%) Handset
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Service Management
2 9 (23.68%) Project Management
3 6 (15.79%) Workflow
4 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITSM
5 4 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Computer Security
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Email Migration
7 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.89%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.89%) Polycom
3 3 (7.89%) Verint
3 3 (7.89%) Veritas
4 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Lotus
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle