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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 28 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.43% 11.78% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.16% 18.30% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 13
Average daily rate
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£310 £175 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £303 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Average hourly rate £15.73 £11.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -48.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.85 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £12.50 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £17.72
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -13.93%
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
251 224 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.60% 64.37% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 108 107
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £29.00 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 +1 20 £319 +87.50% 2
Barnsley - 2 £135 -
Doncaster -3 1 - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (32.81%) Windows
1 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (31.25%) Cisco
3 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.56%) SLA
5 16 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (20.31%) MS Office
6 13 (20.31%) Service Management
7 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
8 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) SQL
8 10 (15.63%) HP
9 9 (14.06%) SAN
9 9 (14.06%) Firewall
9 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
9 9 (14.06%) Blackberry
9 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
10 8 (12.50%) Internet
10 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.50%) DNS
10 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.94%) AIX
11 7 (10.94%) HPUX
11 7 (10.94%) Sun
11 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony
11 7 (10.94%) VMware
11 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (10.94%) Wireless
11 7 (10.94%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) JBoss
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.56%) Lync
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) SAN
1 9 (14.06%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) Internet
2 8 (12.50%) DNS
3 7 (10.94%) IP Telephony
3 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (10.94%) Wireless
3 7 (10.94%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) WAN
4 5 (7.81%) DHCP
5 4 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.56%) EDMS
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.56%) QlikView
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.13%) Back Office
2 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Front Office
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.56%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (12.50%) Analyst
1 8 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
1 8 (12.50%) Service Manager
1 8 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (7.81%) Administrator
3 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (7.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (4.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Management Information System
1 9 (14.06%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.38%) NHS
3 5 (7.81%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.69%) CESG
4 3 (4.69%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (3.13%) FMCG
5 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
6 1 (1.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) AIX
2 7 (10.94%) HPUX
3 6 (9.38%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.81%) Solaris
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) UNIX
6 2 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Service Management
2 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 10 (15.63%) Change Management
4 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.94%) ITSM
7 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Change Control
8 5 (7.81%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) BCP
9 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.69%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.69%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (3.13%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (3.13%) People Management
11 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.56%) C
4 1 (1.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) CCNA
4 2 (3.13%) CCA
4 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (1.56%) MCSA
5 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (32.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) vSphere
3 4 (6.25%) vCloud
3 4 (6.25%) Firmware
4 2 (3.13%) UAG
4 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
4 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) NetBackup
1 5 (7.81%) SCOM
2 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (6.25%) ZABBIX
2 4 (6.25%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (1.56%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Cisco
2 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) HP
4 7 (10.94%) Sun
4 7 (10.94%) VMware
4 7 (10.94%) Brocade
5 6 (9.38%) NetApp
5 6 (9.38%) EMC
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle
6 5 (7.81%) Citrix
6 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.81%) Symantec
7 4 (6.25%) McAfee
7 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.69%) Dell
8 3 (4.69%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.13%) Remedy
9 2 (3.13%) Nokia
10 1 (1.56%) Cognos