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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 32 52 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.74% 13.33% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.36% 20.47% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 11
Average daily rate
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£284 £225 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £175 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £336 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £11.25 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.88% -53.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.65 £22.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £11.85 £25.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
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
259 254 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 70.77% 65.13% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 165 134
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Average hourly rate £16.34 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £10.13 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -5 19 £275 - 5
Barnsley +3 3 £319 +41.66%
Doncaster -4 2 - - 2
Rotherham - - - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) SLA
3 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
5 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
6 11 (21.15%) Blackberry
6 11 (21.15%) Service Management
6 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
7 10 (19.23%) Firewall
7 10 (19.23%) HP
7 10 (19.23%) Internet
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco
9 8 (15.38%) MS Office
10 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
10 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (13.46%) Wireless
10 7 (13.46%) IP Telephony
10 7 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
10 7 (13.46%) Change Control
11 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
11 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle
11 6 (11.54%) SQL
11 6 (11.54%) IIS
12 5 (9.62%) UNIX
12 5 (9.62%) Linux

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Firewall
1 10 (19.23%) Internet
2 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (13.46%) Wireless
2 7 (13.46%) IP Telephony
2 7 (13.46%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) DNS
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.85%) DHCP
5 2 (3.85%) FTP
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.92%) SSL
6 1 (1.92%) SSH
6 1 (1.92%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) EDMS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (3.85%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (3.85%) Publishing
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) French Language
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (13.46%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Service Support Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Network Support
7 2 (3.85%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco Support
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) WSDL
3 1 (1.92%) SOAP
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) NHS
3 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.85%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.92%) FMCG
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.92%) Informatics
5 1 (1.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows XP
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Solaris
6 2 (3.85%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.92%) Debian
7 1 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Service Management
1 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
2 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
2 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
2 7 (13.46%) Change Control
3 5 (9.62%) Change Management
3 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.69%) People Management
5 3 (5.77%) Validation
5 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.77%) WFM
5 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (3.85%) CMMI
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C
3 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) IIBA
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.85%) COBIT
3 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.92%) HL7
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) vSphere
2 1 (1.92%) vCloud
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Unicenter
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (1.92%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) HP
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle
5 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.77%) JBoss
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.77%) CA
6 3 (5.77%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) Nokia
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) McAfee
8 1 (1.92%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds