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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 161 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.10% 5.50% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 6.94% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 48 28
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£323 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £150 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.48 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.61 £12.55 £69.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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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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 +7 123 £300 -14.28% 42
Bradford +6 23 £358 +8.33% 3
Halifax +8 7 £500 +244.82% 2
Wakefield +2 1 - - 1
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 105 (29.66%) Windows
2 96 (27.12%) Service Management
3 93 (26.27%) Microsoft
4 71 (20.06%) SQL
5 63 (17.80%) Active Directory
5 63 (17.80%) Finance
6 60 (16.95%) VMware
7 59 (16.67%) Change Management
8 56 (15.82%) Project Management
9 53 (14.97%) SQL Server
9 53 (14.97%) Incident Management
10 44 (12.43%) Oracle
11 42 (11.86%) PRINCE2
12 41 (11.58%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (11.30%) MS Office
14 39 (11.02%) UNIX
15 37 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (10.17%) ITSM
16 36 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 34 (9.60%) Problem Management
19 33 (9.32%) Cisco
20 29 (8.19%) SAN
21 28 (7.91%) Workflow
21 28 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
21 28 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
21 28 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 27 (7.63%) Migration
23 26 (7.34%) SLA
23 26 (7.34%) MS Excel

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (6.78%) IIS
2 23 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 18 (5.08%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.26%) SAS
5 7 (1.98%) Lync
5 7 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.41%) CICS
8 4 (1.13%) JBoss
8 4 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 40 (11.30%) MS Office
2 26 (7.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.24%) Office 365
2 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.19%) SAN
2 18 (5.08%) DNS
3 14 (3.95%) Internet
4 13 (3.67%) LAN
5 12 (3.39%) WAN
5 12 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.39%) Firewall
6 9 (2.54%) DHCP
6 9 (2.54%) 4G
7 8 (2.26%) LDAP
8 7 (1.98%) VoIP
8 7 (1.98%) 2G
8 7 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (1.98%) 3G
9 6 (1.69%) RTP
9 6 (1.69%) SS7
9 6 (1.69%) ISUP
9 6 (1.69%) SCCP
9 6 (1.69%) SIGTRAN
9 6 (1.69%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.26%) OLAP
3 8 (2.26%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (1.98%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.41%) PVCS
1 5 (1.41%) Subversion
2 2 (0.56%) Maven
2 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.56%) Ant
2 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.28%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 63 (17.80%) Finance
2 19 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.41%) Legal
3 5 (1.41%) Banking
4 4 (1.13%) Law
5 3 (0.85%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Local Government
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 72 (20.34%) Analyst
2 39 (11.02%) Project Manager
3 33 (9.32%) Support Analyst
4 29 (8.19%) Service Analyst
5 25 (7.06%) Service Manager
6 24 (6.78%) Consultant
7 19 (5.37%) Incident Manager
8 17 (4.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (4.52%) Technical Support
9 16 (4.52%) Applications Support
10 15 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (3.95%) IT Services Manager
11 14 (3.95%) IT Project Manager
12 13 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
13 12 (3.39%) Support Engineer
14 11 (3.11%) Infrastructure Manager
15 10 (2.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 9 (2.54%) DBA
16 9 (2.54%) Administrator
16 9 (2.54%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.21%) .NET
2 18 (5.08%) XML
3 9 (2.54%) Web Services
4 8 (2.26%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.98%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (1.41%) SOAP
6 5 (1.41%) WSDL
6 5 (1.41%) Middleware
6 5 (1.41%) ISPF
7 4 (1.13%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.85%) ODBC
8 3 (0.85%) CSS
8 3 (0.85%) J2EE
9 2 (0.56%) HTML
9 2 (0.56%) Spring
10 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.28%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.28%) XSLT
10 1 (0.28%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.06%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.52%) Clustering
3 12 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.82%) CMDB
5 9 (2.54%) NHS
5 9 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.26%) Replication
7 7 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.69%) Statistics
9 5 (1.41%) VSAM
9 5 (1.41%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.13%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.85%) EMC VMAX
11 3 (0.85%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) PKI
12 2 (0.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 105 (29.66%) Windows
2 39 (11.02%) UNIX
3 37 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (6.50%) CentOS
5 23 (6.50%) Linux
6 22 (6.21%) Ubuntu
7 21 (5.93%) Windows 7
8 18 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 10 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.54%) zOS
11 7 (1.98%) Solaris
12 6 (1.69%) AIX
12 6 (1.69%) Windows NT
13 4 (1.13%) SUSE
13 4 (1.13%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.85%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (27.12%) Service Management
2 59 (16.67%) Change Management
3 56 (15.82%) Project Management
4 53 (14.97%) Incident Management
5 42 (11.86%) PRINCE2
6 36 (10.17%) ITSM
6 36 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (9.60%) Problem Management
8 28 (7.91%) Workflow
9 27 (7.63%) Migration
10 25 (7.06%) Configuration Management
11 21 (5.93%) Service Delivery
12 17 (4.80%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (4.24%) Release Management
14 13 (3.67%) Performance Management
15 12 (3.39%) Time Management
15 12 (3.39%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.39%) CRM
16 11 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (2.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 71 (20.06%) SQL
2 18 (5.08%) PL/SQL
3 14 (3.95%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.39%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.11%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.26%) Python
6 8 (2.26%) Java
7 7 (1.98%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.69%) Perl
8 6 (1.69%) VBScript
8 6 (1.69%) Jython
9 5 (1.41%) JCL
9 5 (1.41%) C#
10 1 (0.28%) C
10 1 (0.28%) VB
10 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (11.58%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.11%) MCSE
6 10 (2.82%) MCP
6 10 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (2.26%) MCDST
8 8 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (1.69%) HNC
11 5 (1.41%) CCNP
11 5 (1.41%) Degree
12 4 (1.13%) CCNA
13 3 (0.85%) MCSA
13 3 (0.85%) MOS
13 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.56%) CCVP
14 2 (0.56%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.34%) SLA
2 15 (4.24%) QA
3 8 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (17.80%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.37%) VMware Server
4 12 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.41%) RACF
5 5 (1.41%) Time Sharing Option
6 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.85%) SRDF
6 3 (0.85%) vSphere
7 2 (0.56%) UAG
7 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (5.37%) SCCM
2 13 (3.67%) SCOM
3 8 (2.26%) OpenView
4 7 (1.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.69%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (1.69%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.41%) OMEGAMON
6 5 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.13%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.13%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.28%) Nessus
9 1 (0.28%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.28%) DameWare
9 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 93 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 60 (16.95%) VMware
3 44 (12.43%) Oracle
4 33 (9.32%) Cisco
5 20 (5.65%) HP
6 16 (4.52%) Citrix
6 16 (4.52%) Splunk
7 13 (3.67%) Remedy
8 8 (2.26%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.26%) NetApp
9 7 (1.98%) Brocade
10 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.13%) KANA
11 4 (1.13%) F5
11 4 (1.13%) IBM
12 3 (0.85%) EMC
12 3 (0.85%) Google
13 2 (0.56%) Tandberg
13 2 (0.56%) Intel
13 2 (0.56%) Nortel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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