The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 230 139 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.27% 5.88% 7.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 7.70% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 78 74
Average daily rate
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£300 £311 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 20
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.74 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -58.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.23 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.62 £24.40 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
ITIL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2491 1806 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.75% 76.40% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1123 921
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 £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 52 76
Average hourly rate £15.37 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.12 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Yorkshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Yorkshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in 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 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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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
West Yorkshire +7 161 £323 -7.85% 48
South Yorkshire -5 41 £225 -18.91% 9
North Yorkshire +4 15 £288 -4.16% 13
East Yorkshire +3 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 186 (38.11%) Windows
2 156 (31.97%) Microsoft
3 117 (23.98%) Service Management
4 108 (22.13%) SQL
5 102 (20.90%) Active Directory
6 83 (17.01%) SQL Server
7 79 (16.19%) VMware
8 75 (15.37%) Incident Management
9 74 (15.16%) Change Management
10 73 (14.96%) Finance
11 72 (14.75%) Oracle
12 70 (14.34%) MS Office
13 63 (12.91%) Project Management
13 63 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 61 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 59 (12.09%) ITIL Certification
16 58 (11.89%) Cisco
17 57 (11.68%) Linux
18 55 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 53 (10.86%) MS Excel
19 53 (10.86%) Problem Management
20 49 (10.04%) IIS
20 49 (10.04%) SAN
21 48 (9.84%) PRINCE2
21 48 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
22 46 (9.43%) UNIX
22 46 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
23 44 (9.02%) Migration
23 44 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
24 43 (8.81%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 61 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 49 (10.04%) IIS
3 35 (7.17%) MS Exchange
4 29 (5.94%) JBoss
5 23 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.64%) Apache
8 8 (1.64%) SAS
9 7 (1.43%) Lync
10 6 (1.23%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.02%) CICS
11 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.61%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 70 (14.34%) MS Office
2 53 (10.86%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.07%) Office 365
2 8 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.61%) SaaS
5 3 (0.61%) IaaS
6 2 (0.41%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 49 (10.04%) SAN
2 39 (7.99%) Firewall
3 37 (7.58%) LAN
4 35 (7.17%) WAN
5 26 (5.33%) DNS
6 19 (3.89%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.89%) Internet
7 14 (2.87%) DHCP
7 14 (2.87%) VoIP
8 13 (2.66%) Network Security
9 9 (1.84%) 4G
9 9 (1.84%) SSL
10 8 (1.64%) VPN
10 8 (1.64%) LDAP
10 8 (1.64%) Wireless
11 7 (1.43%) 2G
11 7 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.43%) 3G
11 7 (1.43%) MPLS
12 6 (1.23%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.64%) OLAP
4 8 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.23%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.82%) MySQL
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.41%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Subversion
2 5 (1.02%) PVCS
3 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.82%) Maven
3 4 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.41%) JIRA
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.41%) Selenium
5 2 (0.41%) MSI
5 2 (0.41%) Ant
5 2 (0.41%) JUnit
5 2 (0.41%) Toad
6 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.20%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.20%) JConsole
General
1 73 (14.96%) Finance
2 22 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.84%) Legal
4 6 (1.23%) Banking
5 5 (1.02%) Retail
5 5 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.82%) Law
7 3 (0.61%) Local Government
8 2 (0.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (23.16%) Analyst
2 48 (9.84%) Service Analyst
3 46 (9.43%) Support Analyst
4 45 (9.22%) Project Manager
5 32 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 30 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 27 (5.53%) Applications Support
7 27 (5.53%) Service Manager
8 25 (5.12%) Consultant
9 21 (4.30%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.30%) Incident Manager
10 17 (3.48%) Migration Engineer
10 17 (3.48%) Technical Support
11 15 (3.07%) Infrastructure Manager
12 14 (2.87%) IT Project Manager
12 14 (2.87%) IT Services Manager
13 13 (2.66%) Applications Support Analyst
14 12 (2.46%) DBA
14 12 (2.46%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.81%) .NET
2 27 (5.53%) XML
3 18 (3.69%) Web Services
4 10 (2.05%) Middleware
5 8 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.43%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 5 (1.02%) SOAP
7 5 (1.02%) ISPF
7 5 (1.02%) WSDL
8 4 (0.82%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.61%) ODBC
9 3 (0.61%) CSS
9 3 (0.61%) J2EE
10 2 (0.41%) HTML
10 2 (0.41%) Spring
11 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.20%) JMS
11 1 (0.20%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.20%) JRockit
11 1 (0.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.97%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.51%) Clustering
3 17 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.66%) NHS
4 13 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.05%) Replication
5 10 (2.05%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.05%) CMDB
6 9 (1.84%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.43%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.23%) Statistics
9 5 (1.02%) VSAM
9 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.82%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.61%) EMC VMAX
11 3 (0.61%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 186 (38.11%) Windows
2 63 (12.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (11.68%) Linux
4 55 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (9.43%) UNIX
5 46 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (8.20%) Windows 7
7 35 (7.17%) Windows XP
8 25 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (4.92%) CentOS
10 22 (4.51%) Ubuntu
11 10 (2.05%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (1.84%) zOS
12 9 (1.84%) Windows 2000
13 8 (1.64%) Windows NT
13 8 (1.64%) Solaris
14 7 (1.43%) AIX
14 7 (1.43%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (23.98%) Service Management
2 75 (15.37%) Incident Management
3 74 (15.16%) Change Management
4 63 (12.91%) Project Management
5 53 (10.86%) Problem Management
6 48 (9.84%) PRINCE2
7 44 (9.02%) Migration
7 44 (9.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (8.81%) ITSM
9 35 (7.17%) Configuration Management
10 28 (5.74%) Workflow
11 26 (5.33%) Service Delivery
12 22 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (4.10%) Release Management
14 16 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (3.07%) Business Analysis
15 15 (3.07%) Supplier Management
16 14 (2.87%) Time Management
16 14 (2.87%) Performance Management
16 14 (2.87%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 108 (22.13%) SQL
2 27 (5.53%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.51%) PL/SQL
4 17 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.87%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.46%) Java
6 12 (2.46%) VB
6 12 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.84%) Python
7 9 (1.84%) Perl
8 6 (1.23%) VBScript
8 6 (1.23%) Jython
9 5 (1.02%) JCL
9 5 (1.02%) C#
10 3 (0.61%) C
10 3 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.20%) VBA
11 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (12.09%) ITIL Certification
2 37 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 22 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 19 (3.89%) MCSE
6 16 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.87%) MCP
8 12 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (2.25%) CCNA
10 10 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (1.84%) MCDST
12 7 (1.43%) Degree
12 7 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (1.23%) CCNP
13 6 (1.23%) HNC
13 6 (1.23%) MCSA
14 4 (0.82%) MCITP
15 3 (0.61%) MCTS
15 3 (0.61%) MOS
15 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.20%) SLA
2 17 (3.48%) QA
3 14 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 102 (20.90%) Active Directory
2 48 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.89%) Hyper-V
3 19 (3.89%) VMware Server
4 5 (1.02%) Time Sharing Option
4 5 (1.02%) XenApp
4 5 (1.02%) XenServer
4 5 (1.02%) RACF
4 5 (1.02%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.82%) vSphere
6 3 (0.61%) SRDF
7 2 (0.41%) Squid
7 2 (0.41%) UAG
7 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.41%) vCloud
8 1 (0.20%) Corosync
8 1 (0.20%) KVM
8 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (4.30%) SCCM
2 14 (2.87%) SCOM
3 9 (1.84%) OpenView
4 8 (1.64%) Foglight
5 7 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.23%) Puppet
7 5 (1.02%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
7 5 (1.02%) OMEGAMON
7 5 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.61%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.41%) WSUS
9 2 (0.41%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.20%) Rsyslog
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 156 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.19%) VMware
3 72 (14.75%) Oracle
4 58 (11.89%) Cisco
5 31 (6.35%) HP
6 26 (5.33%) Citrix
7 24 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.92%) NetApp
8 18 (3.69%) Splunk
9 16 (3.28%) Remedy
10 14 (2.87%) EMC
11 10 (2.05%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.64%) New Relic
13 7 (1.43%) Brocade
14 5 (1.02%) IBM
14 5 (1.02%) Meraki
14 5 (1.02%) F5
15 4 (0.82%) Google
15 4 (0.82%) KANA
16 3 (0.61%) Peregrine
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Laptop & Phone
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £0 to £120 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago