The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 135 141 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.67% 8.05% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.13% 9.63% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 94 35
Average daily rate £350 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1660 1464 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.06% 83.56% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1033 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITIL
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 90 £350 +2.94% 30
Bradford -1 21 £330 -12.00% 5
Wakefield +5 8 £208 - 1
Halifax +6 3 £375 - 2
Bingley - 2 £250 -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 81 (28.22%) Finance
2 75 (26.13%) Windows
3 65 (22.65%) Microsoft
4 54 (18.82%) Change Management
5 51 (17.77%) Incident Management
6 49 (17.07%) Active Directory
7 45 (15.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (15.68%) Service Management
8 43 (14.98%) ITIL Certification
9 37 (12.89%) Problem Management
10 33 (11.50%) Service Delivery
10 33 (11.50%) Cisco
11 32 (11.15%) Project Management
11 32 (11.15%) Oracle
11 32 (11.15%) ITIL V3
12 31 (10.80%) Linux
12 31 (10.80%) PRINCE2
12 31 (10.80%) SLA
13 30 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
15 28 (9.76%) SQL
16 27 (9.41%) MS Office
16 27 (9.41%) Windows 7
16 27 (9.41%) Windows Server
17 26 (9.06%) MS Excel
18 25 (8.71%) VMware
19 23 (8.01%) ITSM
20 22 (7.67%) Red Hat
20 22 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 21 (7.32%) Firewall

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 11 (3.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.79%) JBoss
3 6 (2.09%) IIS
3 6 (2.09%) SAS
4 4 (1.39%) CICS
4 4 (1.39%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.70%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) Apache
7 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (9.41%) MS Office
2 26 (9.06%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.09%) MS Project
3 6 (2.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.79%) Office 365
3 4 (1.39%) IaaS
4 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.32%) Firewall
2 19 (6.62%) DNS
3 17 (5.92%) VoIP
4 16 (5.57%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.53%) LAN
5 13 (4.53%) VPN
6 12 (4.18%) SAN
7 10 (3.48%) Internet
7 10 (3.48%) WAN
8 7 (2.44%) DHCP
9 4 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (1.39%) SSL
10 3 (1.05%) BGP
10 3 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.05%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.05%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.05%) Skype
10 3 (1.05%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.09%) Base SAS
2 6 (2.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.74%) OLAP
3 5 (1.74%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (1.74%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.39%) MySQL
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Subversion
2 3 (1.05%) JDeveloper
2 3 (1.05%) JIRA
2 3 (1.05%) Maven
3 2 (0.70%) Ant
3 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.70%) MSI
3 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) JUnit
4 1 (0.35%) Selenium
4 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 81 (28.22%) Finance
2 13 (4.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.09%) Banking
4 5 (1.74%) Retail
5 4 (1.39%) Electronics
5 4 (1.39%) Games
5 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.39%) Marketing
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (25.44%) Analyst
2 38 (13.24%) Service Manager
3 26 (9.06%) ITIL Manager
4 24 (8.36%) Administrator
4 24 (8.36%) Service Analyst
5 21 (7.32%) Incident Manager
6 20 (6.97%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (6.97%) Support Analyst
7 18 (6.27%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.88%) Consultant
9 13 (4.53%) IT Manager
9 13 (4.53%) Security Specialist
9 13 (4.53%) Service Desk Support
10 12 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (4.18%) ITIL Incident Manager
10 12 (4.18%) ITIL Service Manager
10 12 (4.18%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.18%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (3.83%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (3.83%) Siebel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.18%) Middleware
2 11 (3.83%) .NET
3 8 (2.79%) XML
4 5 (1.74%) Classic ASP
5 4 (1.39%) ISPF
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.05%) SOAP
6 3 (1.05%) XSD
6 3 (1.05%) XSLT
7 2 (0.70%) Spring
7 2 (0.70%) Web Services
8 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Wicket
8 1 (0.35%) GWT
8 1 (0.35%) J2EE
8 1 (0.35%) Java EE
8 1 (0.35%) JSF
8 1 (0.35%) LAMP
8 1 (0.35%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.18%) NHS
2 12 (4.18%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.48%) CESG
4 8 (2.79%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.09%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.74%) CMDB
7 5 (1.74%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.39%) Clustering
8 4 (1.39%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.39%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.39%) Replication
8 4 (1.39%) VSAM
8 4 (1.39%) Wiki
9 3 (1.05%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (26.13%) Windows
2 31 (10.80%) Linux
3 27 (9.41%) Windows 7
3 27 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 22 (7.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.92%) Unix
5 17 (5.92%) Windows XP
6 14 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.53%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.83%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.82%) Change Management
2 51 (17.77%) Incident Management
3 45 (15.68%) Service Management
4 37 (12.89%) Problem Management
5 33 (11.50%) Service Delivery
6 32 (11.15%) ITIL V3
6 32 (11.15%) Project Management
7 31 (10.80%) PRINCE2
8 30 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (8.01%) ITSM
10 21 (7.32%) Migration
11 20 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (6.97%) High Availability
12 16 (5.57%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (4.18%) Risk Management
13 12 (4.18%) Security Management
14 11 (3.83%) Ethical Hacking
14 11 (3.83%) Knowledge Management
15 10 (3.48%) Data Security
16 8 (2.79%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.76%) SQL
2 20 (6.97%) Shell Script
3 9 (3.14%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.09%) Java
5 5 (1.74%) C#
5 5 (1.74%) VB
5 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
5 5 (1.74%) VBA
6 4 (1.39%) JCL
6 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.05%) Ruby
7 3 (1.05%) XPath
8 2 (0.70%) C++
8 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.70%) Python
9 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.35%) C
9 1 (0.35%) Perl
9 1 (0.35%) PHP
9 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (15.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.98%) ITIL Certification
3 29 (10.10%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.57%) MCSE
5 14 (4.88%) MCSA
6 13 (4.53%) CCNA
6 13 (4.53%) CEH
6 13 (4.53%) CISSP
7 12 (4.18%) MCDST
7 12 (4.18%) MCP
8 11 (3.83%) Degree
9 10 (3.48%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.79%) CCNP
10 8 (2.79%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.44%) MCITP
12 6 (2.09%) MOS
12 6 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.39%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.39%) PMP
14 3 (1.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.80%) SLA
2 16 (5.57%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.39%) COBIT
5 4 (1.39%) ISO 9000
5 4 (1.39%) QA
6 3 (1.05%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.05%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.35%) CESG Infosec
7 1 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.35%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.35%) RMADS
7 1 (0.35%) Val IT
System Software
1 49 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.39%) RACF
4 4 (1.39%) SRDF
4 4 (1.39%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (1.39%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.09%) Puppet
2 6 (2.09%) SCCM
3 5 (1.74%) DameWare
3 5 (1.74%) SCOM
4 4 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.39%) OMEGAMON
4 4 (1.39%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.70%) Nagios
5 2 (0.70%) Opsview
5 2 (0.70%) Salt
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.35%) Nessus
6 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 65 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.50%) Cisco
3 32 (11.15%) Oracle
4 25 (8.71%) VMware
5 22 (7.67%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.83%) Siebel
7 10 (3.48%) Citrix
8 8 (2.79%) SAP
9 7 (2.44%) IBM
10 6 (2.09%) HP
11 5 (1.74%) F5
12 4 (1.39%) Brocade
12 4 (1.39%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.39%) EMC
12 4 (1.39%) NetApp
13 3 (1.05%) RightScale
14 2 (0.70%) Google
14 2 (0.70%) Qualys
14 2 (0.70%) Remedy
14 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago