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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.26% 5.78% 10.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.22% 10.81% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 14
Average daily rate
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£263 £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £155 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £340 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -54.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £10.00 £22.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £25.00 £28.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
360 185 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.79% 53.47% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 97 145
Average daily rate £350 £305 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +3 23 £300 +13.85% 8
Doncaster +5 12 £300 +66.66%
Rotherham -5 4 £225 -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (51.39%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 20 (27.78%) Linux
5 19 (26.39%) JBoss
5 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
6 18 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (25.00%) Firewall
7 16 (22.22%) Oracle
7 16 (22.22%) IIS
7 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (19.44%) .NET
9 13 (18.06%) Web Services
10 12 (16.67%) XML
10 12 (16.67%) WAN
10 12 (16.67%) LAN
10 12 (16.67%) Service Management
10 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 11 (15.28%) MS Office
12 10 (13.89%) SLA
13 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 9 (12.50%) Migration
13 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
14 8 (11.11%) Supplier Management
15 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
15 7 (9.72%) NHS
15 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (26.39%) JBoss
1 19 (26.39%) SharePoint
2 18 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (22.22%) IIS
4 5 (6.94%) Apache
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.39%) Lync
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Office
2 6 (8.33%) 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
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Firewall
2 12 (16.67%) WAN
2 12 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
4 4 (5.56%) Network Security
4 4 (5.56%) SAN
4 4 (5.56%) MPLS
5 2 (2.78%) DHCP
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) Internet
6 1 (1.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) DataStage
4 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) QlikView
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (2.78%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) JUnit
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) MSI
3 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Electronics
2 1 (1.39%) Front Office
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.39%) German Language
2 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Local Government
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Analyst
2 14 (19.44%) Service Manager
3 11 (15.28%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 9 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Change Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Support Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Change and Configuration Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) .NET
2 13 (18.06%) Web Services
3 12 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (1.39%) SOAP
4 1 (1.39%) J2EE
4 1 (1.39%) WSDL
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Axis
4 1 (1.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) NHS
2 1 (1.39%) DTV
2 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.39%) FMCG
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) Windows
2 20 (27.78%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.33%) UNIX
3 6 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 3 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.78%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) Service Management
1 12 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 9 (12.50%) Migration
2 9 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.56%) Line Management
5 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.78%) Release Management
7 2 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.94%) VB
4 4 (5.56%) Java
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.78%) CCA
5 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (1.39%) MCP
6 1 (1.39%) PMP
6 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCTS
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.17%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) XenApp
3 2 (2.78%) UAG
3 2 (2.78%) vCloud
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Foglight
2 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) Control-M
4 1 (1.39%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView
4 1 (1.39%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) Oracle
3 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.33%) Citrix
5 5 (6.94%) VMware
5 5 (6.94%) NetApp
5 5 (6.94%) EMC
5 5 (6.94%) HP
6 4 (5.56%) Cisco
7 3 (4.17%) New Relic
8 2 (2.78%) Remedy
9 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.39%) Peregrine
9 1 (1.39%) BMC
9 1 (1.39%) CA
9 1 (1.39%) CommVault
9 1 (1.39%) Symantec
9 1 (1.39%) Sybase
9 1 (1.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
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