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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 92 95 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.51% 6.05% 6.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.12% 7.73% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 49
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £139 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Average hourly rate £10.50 £24.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £10.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £69.00 £15.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +14.75%
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
1293 1229 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.38% 78.28% 75.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 658 809
Average daily rate £355 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 33
Average hourly rate £11.43 £31.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.14% +103.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +3 66 £350 +3.70% 43
Bradford -1 6 £330 -12.00% 9
Halifax -14 2 £145 -14.70% 2
Wakefield - 2 - - 4
Wetherby - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Batley - - - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 79 (36.74%) Service Management
2 50 (23.26%) Service Delivery
3 43 (20.00%) Windows
4 36 (16.74%) Finance
5 35 (16.28%) Project Management
6 33 (15.35%) Microsoft
7 32 (14.88%) UNIX
8 31 (14.42%) Change Management
9 27 (12.56%) SLA
10 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
10 26 (12.09%) Active Directory
11 25 (11.63%) Release Management
12 22 (10.23%) Retail
13 21 (9.77%) Oracle
13 21 (9.77%) Incident Management
14 19 (8.84%) PRINCE2
15 18 (8.37%) Problem Management
16 17 (7.91%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (7.44%) HP
17 16 (7.44%) Supplier Management
17 16 (7.44%) ITIL V3
18 15 (6.98%) MS Office
19 13 (6.05%) Migration
19 13 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
19 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
19 13 (6.05%) Linux
20 12 (5.58%) MS Exchange
20 12 (5.58%) Telecoms
20 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (5.58%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.12%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.79%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.79%) IIS
4 5 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.86%) Apache
5 4 (1.86%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.93%) CMS
7 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.47%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.79%) SAP CRM
1 6 (2.79%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) SAN
2 8 (3.72%) Firewall
3 7 (3.26%) DHCP
3 7 (3.26%) DNS
4 6 (2.79%) LAN
4 6 (2.79%) WAN
5 5 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.86%) VPN
7 3 (1.40%) FTP
7 3 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.40%) Internet
8 2 (0.93%) 3G
8 2 (0.93%) SSL
8 2 (0.93%) HTTP
8 2 (0.93%) 2G
8 2 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.93%) LTE
8 2 (0.93%) NAS
8 2 (0.93%) MVNO
9 1 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.19%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (2.79%) MySQL
3 6 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.79%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.86%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.47%) QlikView
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.86%) JIRA
2 3 (1.40%) Hudson
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.93%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (16.74%) Finance
2 22 (10.23%) Retail
3 12 (5.58%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.33%) Banking
5 2 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (23.72%) Analyst
2 36 (16.74%) Service Manager
3 32 (14.88%) Service Analyst
4 16 (7.44%) Service Management Analyst
5 15 (6.98%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (6.98%) Services Delivery Manager
6 14 (6.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (6.05%) Architect
7 13 (6.05%) Applications Support
8 12 (5.58%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.19%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.72%) Release Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Applications Support Analyst
12 6 (2.79%) Environment Manager
12 6 (2.79%) Transition Manager
12 6 (2.79%) Performance Manager
12 6 (2.79%) Service Transition Manager
13 5 (2.33%) Service Performance Manager
13 5 (2.33%) Software Manager
13 5 (2.33%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.79%) Web Services
1 6 (2.79%) .NET
2 4 (1.86%) SAP Basis
3 3 (1.40%) Middleware
3 3 (1.40%) Hibernate
3 3 (1.40%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) JMS
4 2 (0.93%) Spring
4 2 (0.93%) JDBC
4 2 (0.93%) WCF
5 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.47%) Java EE
5 1 (0.47%) SAML
5 1 (0.47%) WinForms
5 1 (0.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.79%) NHS
3 5 (2.33%) Clustering
4 4 (1.86%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.86%) Physics
4 4 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.40%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.40%) Statistics
6 2 (0.93%) Replication
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.00%) Windows
2 32 (14.88%) UNIX
3 13 (6.05%) Linux
4 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.72%) CentOS
5 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.79%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.79%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.40%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.40%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.93%) HPUX
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.47%) Debian
10 1 (0.47%) AIX
10 1 (0.47%) VMS
10 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.74%) Service Management
2 50 (23.26%) Service Delivery
3 35 (16.28%) Project Management
4 31 (14.42%) Change Management
5 25 (11.63%) Release Management
6 21 (9.77%) Incident Management
7 19 (8.84%) PRINCE2
8 18 (8.37%) Problem Management
9 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (7.44%) Supplier Management
10 16 (7.44%) ITIL V3
11 13 (6.05%) Migration
11 13 (6.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.65%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.65%) Business Continuity
13 8 (3.72%) CMMI
13 8 (3.72%) Risk Management
14 7 (3.26%) CRM
14 7 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.12%) SQL
2 9 (4.19%) Java
3 8 (3.72%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.79%) Python
5 4 (1.86%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.93%) Ruby
6 2 (0.93%) Perl
6 2 (0.93%) C
7 1 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.47%) JCL
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (7.91%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (5.58%) Degree
3 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.26%) CISSP
4 7 (3.26%) MCSE
5 5 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.86%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.86%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.86%) CCNA
7 3 (1.40%) MCSA
7 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.93%) CCSE
8 2 (0.93%) PMP
8 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.93%) CCNP
8 2 (0.93%) ISEB
9 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.56%) SLA
2 8 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.26%) COBIT
4 6 (2.79%) QA
4 6 (2.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.40%) BS25999
6 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 26 (12.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.86%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) UAG
5 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) ServiceCenter
1 6 (2.79%) SCCM
1 6 (2.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.93%) OpenView
3 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.93%) Hyperic
3 2 (0.93%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) OVSD
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) Nagios
4 1 (0.47%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.77%) Oracle
3 16 (7.44%) HP
4 11 (5.12%) VMware
5 9 (4.19%) SAP
6 8 (3.72%) Citrix
7 7 (3.26%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.26%) Cisco
7 7 (3.26%) Splunk
8 6 (2.79%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.79%) Remedy
8 6 (2.79%) Perforce
8 6 (2.79%) IBM
8 6 (2.79%) NetApp
9 4 (1.86%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.86%) Dell
9 4 (1.86%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.40%) FatWire
11 2 (0.93%) Sophos
11 2 (0.93%) Symantec
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