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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 95 91 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.69% 6.00% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 7.65% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 53
Average daily rate
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£371 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £137 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Average hourly rate £10.81 £27.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.68% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £69.00 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +16.66%
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
1295 1190 1473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.50% 78.44% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 638 797
Average daily rate £353 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 36
Average hourly rate £12.46 £35.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.39% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +6 70 £375 +14.94% 40
Bradford -2 5 £360 -4.00% 9
Halifax -15 3 £298 +75.00% 3
Wakefield - 2 - - 3
Wetherby - - - - 2
Keighley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 75 (36.23%) Service Management
2 47 (22.71%) Service Delivery
3 41 (19.81%) Windows
4 36 (17.39%) Finance
5 34 (16.43%) Project Management
6 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
7 30 (14.49%) UNIX
8 28 (13.53%) Change Management
9 24 (11.59%) SLA
9 24 (11.59%) Active Directory
10 23 (11.11%) Release Management
11 22 (10.63%) Oracle
12 21 (10.14%) MS Excel
13 20 (9.66%) Incident Management
13 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (9.18%) PRINCE2
14 19 (9.18%) Retail
15 17 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (7.73%) HP
16 16 (7.73%) Supplier Management
16 16 (7.73%) Problem Management
16 16 (7.73%) ITIL V3
17 15 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (6.28%) Migration
19 13 (6.28%) Linux
20 12 (5.80%) MS Office
20 12 (5.80%) SQL
20 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
21 11 (5.31%) VMware

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (5.31%) SharePoint
1 11 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.90%) IIS
3 4 (1.93%) Apache
3 4 (1.93%) NetWeaver
3 4 (1.93%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.48%) WordPress
6 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.48%) CMS
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.80%) MS Office
3 5 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) SAP CRM
1 6 (2.90%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.35%) SAN
1 9 (4.35%) Firewall
2 7 (3.38%) WAN
2 7 (3.38%) LAN
3 6 (2.90%) DHCP
3 6 (2.90%) DNS
4 5 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.42%) VPN
5 3 (1.45%) FTP
5 3 (1.45%) HTTP
5 3 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.45%) Internet
6 2 (0.97%) 3G
6 2 (0.97%) 2G
6 2 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.97%) LTE
6 2 (0.97%) NAS
6 2 (0.97%) MVNO
6 2 (0.97%) SSL
7 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.83%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.45%) MySQL
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) QlikView
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.45%) Subversion
1 3 (1.45%) Hudson
2 2 (0.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.48%) AdminStudio
General
1 36 (17.39%) Finance
2 19 (9.18%) Retail
3 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.42%) Banking
5 2 (0.97%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (22.22%) Analyst
2 35 (16.91%) Service Manager
3 30 (14.49%) Service Analyst
4 16 (7.73%) Service Management Analyst
5 15 (7.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 15 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (6.28%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (4.83%) Applications Support
7 10 (4.83%) Architect
8 9 (4.35%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.90%) Release Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Environment Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Transition Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Performance Manager
9 6 (2.90%) Service Transition Manager
10 5 (2.42%) Service Performance Manager
10 5 (2.42%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (2.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (1.93%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.38%) Web Services
2 6 (2.90%) .NET
3 4 (1.93%) SAP Basis
4 3 (1.45%) Middleware
4 3 (1.45%) XML
5 2 (0.97%) JMS
5 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.97%) JDBC
5 2 (0.97%) WCF
6 1 (0.48%) Spring
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) Java EE
6 1 (0.48%) WinForms
6 1 (0.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.83%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.90%) NHS
3 6 (2.90%) Clustering
4 4 (1.93%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.93%) Physics
4 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.45%) Replication
6 2 (0.97%) Statistics
6 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) CESG
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.81%) Windows
2 30 (14.49%) UNIX
3 13 (6.28%) Linux
4 11 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.86%) CentOS
5 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.90%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.42%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.45%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.45%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.97%) HPUX
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.48%) VMS
11 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (36.23%) Service Management
2 47 (22.71%) Service Delivery
3 34 (16.43%) Project Management
4 28 (13.53%) Change Management
5 23 (11.11%) Release Management
6 20 (9.66%) Incident Management
7 19 (9.18%) PRINCE2
8 16 (7.73%) Supplier Management
8 16 (7.73%) Problem Management
8 16 (7.73%) ITIL V3
9 15 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (6.28%) Migration
12 11 (5.31%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.83%) Business Continuity
14 9 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (4.35%) Risk Management
15 7 (3.38%) CRM
15 7 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (2.90%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.80%) SQL
2 8 (3.86%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.90%) Python
3 6 (2.90%) Java
4 5 (2.42%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.45%) Ruby
6 2 (0.97%) Perl
6 2 (0.97%) C
7 1 (0.48%) C#
7 1 (0.48%) C++
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.48%) JCL
7 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (8.21%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (5.31%) Degree
3 8 (3.86%) CISSP
4 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.90%) MCSE
6 5 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.42%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.93%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.93%) CCNA
7 4 (1.93%) SAP Certification
8 3 (1.45%) MCSA
8 3 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.97%) CCNP
9 2 (0.97%) ISEB
9 2 (0.97%) CCSE
9 2 (0.97%) CEH
9 2 (0.97%) PMP
9 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.59%) SLA
2 8 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.90%) QA
4 4 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.93%) COBIT
5 3 (1.45%) BS25999
6 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 24 (11.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.42%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.97%) UAG
5 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.48%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
1 6 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.42%) SCCM
3 3 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.97%) OpenView
4 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.97%) Hyperic
4 2 (0.97%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) OVSD
5 1 (0.48%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.48%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.48%) Cacti
5 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.63%) Oracle
3 16 (7.73%) HP
4 11 (5.31%) VMware
5 9 (4.35%) SAP
6 8 (3.86%) Cisco
7 7 (3.38%) IBM
7 7 (3.38%) Citrix
7 7 (3.38%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.38%) Splunk
8 6 (2.90%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.90%) Remedy
8 6 (2.90%) NetApp
9 5 (2.42%) Perforce
10 4 (1.93%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.93%) Dell
10 4 (1.93%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.97%) JBoss
11 2 (0.97%) Symantec
11 2 (0.97%) BMC
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: up to £405 a day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18000 - £20000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £525 a day
Posted: 26 days ago