The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 90 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 13 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.52% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.44% 4.62% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 13
Average daily rate
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£331 £235 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.95% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £123 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £347 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -25.28%
ITIL Certification
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
239 173 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.43% 11.26% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 96 113
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Leeds -10 7 £250 +6.38% 7
Bradford - 2 £394 -
Halifax - - - -
ITIL Certification
Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Release Management
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
7 2 (10.00%) MCP
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) SharePoint

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Extranet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) AnthillPro
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) UAG
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Siemens