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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 31 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 77 99 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.81% 6.76% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 8.61% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 55
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £121 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £36.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.03% +141.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £21.30 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £81.00 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.15 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +14.33%
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
1223 1150 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.44% 78.55% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 645 757
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 34
Average hourly rate £12.50 £31.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.67% +87.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £54.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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 -5 53 £368 +16.66% 33
Bradford -9 6 £403 +2.54% 6
Halifax -14 2 £450 +164.70% 5
Wakefield - 2 - - 4
Wetherby - - - - 1
Keighley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 67 (34.18%) Service Management
2 44 (22.45%) Service Delivery
3 42 (21.43%) Windows
4 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
5 30 (15.31%) Project Management
6 29 (14.80%) Finance
7 28 (14.29%) UNIX
8 27 (13.78%) Change Management
9 24 (12.24%) Oracle
10 23 (11.73%) Active Directory
11 21 (10.71%) SLA
12 20 (10.20%) Incident Management
12 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (9.69%) MS Excel
13 19 (9.69%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (9.69%) Retail
14 18 (9.18%) Release Management
15 17 (8.67%) Problem Management
16 15 (7.65%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
17 14 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (7.14%) VMware
17 14 (7.14%) MS Office
17 14 (7.14%) ITIL V3
18 13 (6.63%) Supplier Management
19 12 (6.12%) PRINCE2
20 11 (5.61%) Business Continuity
20 11 (5.61%) Linux
20 11 (5.61%) SharePoint
20 11 (5.61%) E-Commerce

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.06%) IIS
4 4 (2.04%) Apache
5 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
7 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (9.69%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.10%) Firewall
2 8 (4.08%) DNS
2 8 (4.08%) LAN
2 8 (4.08%) DHCP
3 7 (3.57%) WAN
3 7 (3.57%) SAN
4 5 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.55%) VPN
5 3 (1.53%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.53%) FTP
5 3 (1.53%) HTTP
5 3 (1.53%) Internet
6 2 (1.02%) 3G
6 2 (1.02%) SSL
6 2 (1.02%) 2G
6 2 (1.02%) LTE
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.02%) MVNO
7 1 (0.51%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.53%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.51%) QlikView
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Hudson
1 3 (1.53%) Subversion
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.51%) AdminStudio
General
1 29 (14.80%) Finance
2 19 (9.69%) Retail
3 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.55%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (23.98%) Analyst
2 30 (15.31%) Service Manager
3 29 (14.80%) Service Analyst
4 16 (8.16%) Service Management Analyst
5 14 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 14 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 11 (5.61%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.61%) Environment Manager
8 9 (4.59%) Build Manager
8 9 (4.59%) Architect
9 8 (4.08%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.06%) Transition Manager
10 6 (3.06%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.06%) Service Transition Manager
11 5 (2.55%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (2.04%) Systems Analyst
12 4 (2.04%) Release Manager
12 4 (2.04%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.57%) Web Services
2 4 (2.04%) .NET
3 3 (1.53%) Middleware
4 2 (1.02%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.02%) WCF
5 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.51%) Java EE
5 1 (0.51%) Spring
5 1 (0.51%) WinForms
5 1 (0.51%) XML
5 1 (0.51%) J2EE
5 1 (0.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.06%) NHS
4 4 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.04%) Replication
4 4 (2.04%) Physics
4 4 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.53%) Clustering
6 2 (1.02%) Statistics
6 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.51%) CESG
7 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.43%) Windows
2 28 (14.29%) UNIX
3 11 (5.61%) Linux
3 11 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.08%) CentOS
4 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.06%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.04%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.53%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.53%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.02%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.51%) Debian
10 1 (0.51%) VMS
10 1 (0.51%) HPUX
10 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.18%) Service Management
2 44 (22.45%) Service Delivery
3 30 (15.31%) Project Management
4 27 (13.78%) Change Management
5 20 (10.20%) Incident Management
6 18 (9.18%) Release Management
7 17 (8.67%) Problem Management
8 15 (7.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (7.14%) ITIL V3
10 13 (6.63%) Supplier Management
11 12 (6.12%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.61%) Business Continuity
12 11 (5.61%) E-Commerce
13 8 (4.08%) Migration
14 7 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.57%) Capacity Management
14 7 (3.57%) Risk Management
14 7 (3.57%) ITSM
14 7 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.10%) SQL
2 8 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.06%) Python
4 5 (2.55%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.04%) Java
6 3 (1.53%) Ruby
7 2 (1.02%) Perl
7 2 (1.02%) C
8 1 (0.51%) C#
8 1 (0.51%) C++
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.51%) JCL
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (9.69%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (5.10%) Degree
3 8 (4.08%) CISSP
4 6 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.04%) CCNA
6 4 (2.04%) MCSE
6 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.53%) MCSA
8 2 (1.02%) ISEB
8 2 (1.02%) PMP
8 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.02%) CCNP
8 2 (1.02%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.02%) CISM
8 2 (1.02%) CEH
8 2 (1.02%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.71%) SLA
2 8 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.06%) QA
4 4 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.04%) COBIT
5 3 (1.53%) BS25999
6 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 23 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.02%) vSphere
5 2 (1.02%) UAG
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) SCCM
2 3 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.02%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (1.02%) OpenView
3 2 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.02%) Hyperic
3 2 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.51%) Cacti
4 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.51%) OVSD
4 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.24%) Oracle
3 14 (7.14%) VMware
4 11 (5.61%) HP
5 9 (4.59%) Cisco
6 8 (4.08%) Citrix
7 7 (3.57%) Splunk
7 7 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.06%) NetApp
8 6 (3.06%) IBM
8 6 (3.06%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.55%) Perforce
10 4 (2.04%) Dell
10 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.53%) SAP
12 2 (1.02%) BMC
12 2 (1.02%) Symantec
12 2 (1.02%) Remedy
12 2 (1.02%) Sophos
12 2 (1.02%) JBoss
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-200 Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: up to £405 a day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 27 days ago