The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 42 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.52% 6.57% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.08% 11.46% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +36.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £370 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
ITIL
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
321 192 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 72.79% 57.31% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 100 116
Average daily rate £363 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the South Yorkshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the South Yorkshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 24 £275 +0.73% 3
Doncaster 0 8 £160 - 1
Rotherham 0 4 £225 -
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Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) Linux
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
4 25 (34.72%) JBoss
4 25 (34.72%) SharePoint
5 23 (31.94%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (30.56%) Firewall
6 22 (30.56%) Oracle
6 22 (30.56%) IIS
7 21 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (25.00%) .NET
8 18 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (18.06%) Migration
9 13 (18.06%) Web Services
9 13 (18.06%) XML
10 12 (16.67%) Service Management
11 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
11 11 (15.28%) LAN
11 11 (15.28%) WAN
11 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
12 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (13.89%) MS Office
12 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
13 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (12.50%) VB
14 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 8 (11.11%) SLA
14 8 (11.11%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 25 (34.72%) JBoss
1 25 (34.72%) SharePoint
2 23 (31.94%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (30.56%) IIS
4 6 (8.33%) Apache
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Office
2 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SaaS
1 2 (2.78%) PaaS
1 2 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) Firewall
2 11 (15.28%) LAN
2 11 (15.28%) WAN
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) MPLS
4 4 (5.56%) Network Security
5 3 (4.17%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) DHCP
6 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) DataStage
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) JUnit
2 2 (2.78%) MSI
2 2 (2.78%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.39%) German Language
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Local Government
2 1 (1.39%) Front Office
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Electronics
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Analyst
2 12 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 12 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (9.72%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Change and Configuration Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.17%) Support Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) .NET
2 13 (18.06%) Web Services
2 13 (18.06%) XML
3 1 (1.39%) WCF
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Axis
3 1 (1.39%) SOAP
3 1 (1.39%) J2EE
3 1 (1.39%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.39%) DTV
2 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (58.33%) Windows
2 26 (36.11%) Linux
3 10 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 2000
7 6 (8.33%) UNIX
8 5 (6.94%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.78%) Solaris
10 1 (1.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Migration
2 12 (16.67%) Service Management
3 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 8 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.56%) Line Management
8 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.78%) Code Coverage
9 2 (2.78%) Change Management
9 2 (2.78%) ITSM
9 2 (2.78%) Release Management
9 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.78%) Test Automation
9 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.11%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.50%) VB
4 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CCA
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.78%) XenApp
3 2 (2.78%) vCloud
3 2 (2.78%) UAG
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.39%) Squid
4 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Foglight
2 4 (5.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.39%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.39%) Control-M
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (30.56%) Oracle
3 11 (15.28%) Red Hat
4 8 (11.11%) EMC
4 8 (11.11%) NetApp
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco
6 6 (8.33%) New Relic
7 5 (6.94%) Citrix
8 4 (5.56%) HP
8 4 (5.56%) VMware
9 2 (2.78%) Remedy
10 1 (1.39%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.39%) Splunk
10 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.39%) Peregrine
10 1 (1.39%) Symantec
10 1 (1.39%) Sybase
10 1 (1.39%) SAP
10 1 (1.39%) Dell
10 1 (1.39%) BMC