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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 172 93 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.59% 5.32% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.27% 6.84% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 49 36
Average daily rate
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£330 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £482 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 - £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 - £149.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
1674 1359 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.57% 77.70% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1076 935 501
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £16.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +17.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £15.05 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £29.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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 +12 100 £288 -23.33% 34
Bradford 0 35 £320 +16.36% 3
Halifax +8 10 £400 -15.78% 14
Wakefield +2 3 £113 - 2
Pudsey - 2 - -
Huddersfield +2 1 £400 - 1
Bingley 0 1 £400 -
Castleford - 1 £275 -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 81 (25.23%) Service Management
2 79 (24.61%) Microsoft
3 78 (24.30%) Oracle
4 73 (22.74%) Windows
5 63 (19.63%) Finance
6 61 (19.00%) UNIX
7 51 (15.89%) VMware
8 49 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (14.95%) Service Delivery
9 48 (14.95%) Project Management
10 47 (14.64%) SQL
10 47 (14.64%) Incident Management
11 44 (13.71%) Change Management
12 43 (13.40%) PRINCE2
13 39 (12.15%) Configuration Management
14 38 (11.84%) Cisco
15 35 (10.90%) Active Directory
16 33 (10.28%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (10.28%) Linux
17 32 (9.97%) MS Excel
17 32 (9.97%) Problem Management
18 31 (9.66%) MS Office
19 30 (9.35%) Release Management
19 30 (9.35%) Security Cleared
19 30 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
20 29 (9.03%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
21 28 (8.72%) SLA
21 28 (8.72%) SQL Server
22 26 (8.10%) HP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.36%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.43%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.43%) IIS
4 10 (3.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (2.49%) SAS
6 7 (2.18%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.93%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.31%) Lync
11 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.31%) CMS
11 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (9.97%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.66%) MS Office
3 4 (1.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (2.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.18%) Office 365
2 6 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.62%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.23%) SAN
2 18 (5.61%) DNS
3 17 (5.30%) Firewall
4 16 (4.98%) LDAP
5 13 (4.05%) SSL
5 13 (4.05%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.12%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.80%) DHCP
8 8 (2.49%) LAN
9 7 (2.18%) WAN
10 6 (1.87%) VPN
10 6 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.87%) NAS
11 4 (1.25%) BIG-IP
11 4 (1.25%) MPLS
11 4 (1.25%) HTTP
12 3 (0.93%) Extranet
12 3 (0.93%) SMTP
12 3 (0.93%) 4G
13 2 (0.62%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.03%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (8.72%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.98%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.43%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (3.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (3.12%) Oracle OWB
6 8 (2.49%) OLAP
6 8 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (2.49%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (2.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (3.43%) Hudson
2 7 (2.18%) Subversion
2 7 (2.18%) PVCS
3 5 (1.56%) Maven
3 5 (1.56%) Ant
4 3 (0.93%) MSI
5 2 (0.62%) AnthillPro
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (19.63%) Finance
2 14 (4.36%) Legal
3 9 (2.80%) Retail
4 8 (2.49%) Banking
4 8 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.93%) Publishing
5 3 (0.93%) Law
6 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.62%) Local Government
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Front Office
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (21.18%) Analyst
2 30 (9.35%) Support Analyst
3 25 (7.79%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.17%) Service Manager
5 18 (5.61%) Service Analyst
6 15 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (4.05%) Configuration Manager
7 13 (4.05%) DBA
8 11 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (3.43%) Release Manager
9 10 (3.12%) Services Delivery Manager
9 10 (3.12%) Technical Support
9 10 (3.12%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (3.12%) UNIX Support
9 10 (3.12%) Configuration and Release Manager
10 9 (2.80%) Software Manager
10 9 (2.80%) UNIX Operator
10 9 (2.80%) Support Engineer
10 9 (2.80%) Architect
11 8 (2.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.67%) .NET
2 12 (3.74%) Web Services
2 12 (3.74%) Middleware
2 12 (3.74%) Java EE
3 9 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (2.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (2.49%) XML
4 8 (2.49%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.18%) J2EE
5 7 (2.18%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (1.56%) Spring
7 3 (0.93%) EDI
8 1 (0.31%) WSDL
8 1 (0.31%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.31%) WCF
8 1 (0.31%) XMPP
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) CSS
8 1 (0.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.67%) NHS
3 11 (3.43%) Replication
4 9 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.49%) Smartcard
5 8 (2.49%) Open Source
6 5 (1.56%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.25%) PKI
7 4 (1.25%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.25%) Statistics
8 3 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.93%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.62%) iSeries
9 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.62%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.62%) PDA
10 1 (0.31%) Economics
10 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 73 (22.74%) Windows
2 61 (19.00%) UNIX
3 33 (10.28%) Linux
4 30 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (6.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (5.61%) CentOS
7 18 (5.61%) Windows 7
7 18 (5.61%) Ubuntu
8 14 (4.36%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.12%) Solaris
9 10 (3.12%) AIX
10 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.25%) SUSE
11 4 (1.25%) zOS
11 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (25.23%) Service Management
2 49 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (14.95%) Project Management
3 48 (14.95%) Service Delivery
4 47 (14.64%) Incident Management
5 44 (13.71%) Change Management
6 43 (13.40%) PRINCE2
7 39 (12.15%) Configuration Management
8 32 (9.97%) Problem Management
9 30 (9.35%) Release Management
10 29 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (7.48%) ITSM
11 24 (7.48%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (7.17%) Workflow
13 21 (6.54%) ETL
14 18 (5.61%) E-Commerce
15 16 (4.98%) Supplier Management
16 15 (4.67%) Asset Management
16 15 (4.67%) Software Deployment
17 14 (4.36%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (14.64%) SQL
2 24 (7.48%) PL/SQL
3 13 (4.05%) Java
4 12 (3.74%) Shell Script
5 10 (3.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 8 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.18%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.56%) Python
8 5 (1.56%) C
9 4 (1.25%) PHP
9 4 (1.25%) VB
9 4 (1.25%) Scala
10 3 (0.93%) C#
11 1 (0.31%) C++
11 1 (0.31%) VBA
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (10.28%) ITIL Certification
2 30 (9.35%) Security Cleared
3 22 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 17 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (3.12%) Degree
6 10 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.12%) MCSE
7 9 (2.80%) CISSP
7 9 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.18%) MCSA
9 7 (2.18%) CCNA
10 6 (1.87%) MCP
11 5 (1.56%) CCNP
11 5 (1.56%) GIAC
11 5 (1.56%) CCSA
11 5 (1.56%) MCDST
11 5 (1.56%) CEH
12 4 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.72%) SLA
2 13 (4.05%) QA
3 10 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.18%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (10.90%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.12%) VMware Server
4 5 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.93%) XenApp
5 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.62%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.62%) Firmware
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.62%) UAG
7 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (4.98%) SCCM
2 10 (3.12%) OpenView
3 4 (1.25%) Nagios
3 4 (1.25%) SCOM
3 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.62%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 79 (24.61%) Microsoft
2 78 (24.30%) Oracle
3 51 (15.89%) VMware
4 38 (11.84%) Cisco
5 26 (8.10%) HP
6 19 (5.92%) Splunk
7 17 (5.30%) Red Hat
8 15 (4.67%) Citrix
9 11 (3.43%) Perforce
10 8 (2.49%) IBM
11 7 (2.18%) SAP
11 7 (2.18%) F5
12 5 (1.56%) Sun
12 5 (1.56%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.25%) BMC
13 4 (1.25%) ServiceNow
14 3 (0.93%) Zerto
14 3 (0.93%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.93%) CommVault
14 3 (0.93%) Reuters
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 months initially
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £15.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 13 days ago