The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 4 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.39% - 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.22% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.25 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.56 £15.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -13.60%
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West 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 Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 78.26% 51.85% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Average daily rate £140 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £9.25 £11.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) JDE Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix