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 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 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 124 163 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.18% 7.54% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 10.03% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 81
Average daily rate
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£325 £299 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £158 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 21
Average hourly rate £13.98 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.29 £12.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.15 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +14.33%
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
1792 1625 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.79% 75.16% 75.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 932 1031
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 58
Average hourly rate £16.67 £24.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.54% +35.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £32.00
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 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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014.

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 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
West Yorkshire -7 77 £375 +19.04% 61
South Yorkshire -2 32 £275 +22.22% 10
North Yorkshire +5 5 £310 +24.00% 11
East Yorkshire -3 3 £500 +257.14%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 90 (31.36%) Service Management
2 80 (27.87%) Windows
3 58 (20.21%) Microsoft
4 53 (18.47%) Service Delivery
5 52 (18.12%) Active Directory
6 42 (14.63%) SLA
7 39 (13.59%) Oracle
8 37 (12.89%) Finance
9 35 (12.20%) Change Management
9 35 (12.20%) Project Management
9 35 (12.20%) Incident Management
10 33 (11.50%) UNIX
11 32 (11.15%) MS Office
11 32 (11.15%) MS Excel
12 31 (10.80%) HP
13 30 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (9.41%) Problem Management
14 27 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (9.06%) Windows XP
16 24 (8.36%) Cisco
16 24 (8.36%) Firewall
17 22 (7.67%) Blackberry
17 22 (7.67%) Security Cleared
18 21 (7.32%) SharePoint
18 21 (7.32%) SQL
19 20 (6.97%) Management Information System
19 20 (6.97%) SC Cleared
19 20 (6.97%) ITIL V3
20 19 (6.62%) Retail
20 19 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 21 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.27%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.18%) IIS
4 8 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.44%) Apache
5 7 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.05%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.70%) CMS
9 2 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (11.15%) MS Office
1 32 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.05%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.35%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.36%) Firewall
2 17 (5.92%) Internet
3 15 (5.23%) LAN
3 15 (5.23%) DNS
4 14 (4.88%) WAN
5 13 (4.53%) IP Telephony
6 12 (4.18%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (4.18%) DHCP
7 11 (3.83%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.83%) SAN
8 10 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (3.14%) VPN
9 9 (3.14%) Wireless
10 6 (2.09%) FTP
11 4 (1.39%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.39%) InfiniBand
11 4 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.39%) HTTP
12 3 (1.05%) SSL
12 3 (1.05%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.57%) Oracle Database
2 10 (3.48%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.09%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (1.74%) MySQL
6 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.35%) EDMS
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) QlikView
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (1.05%) Hudson
1 3 (1.05%) JIRA
1 3 (1.05%) Subversion
2 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.35%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (12.89%) Finance
2 19 (6.62%) Retail
3 17 (5.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.44%) Back Office
5 5 (1.74%) Banking
6 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Local Government
7 2 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.70%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (23.69%) Analyst
2 38 (13.24%) Service Analyst
3 35 (12.20%) Service Manager
4 21 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (6.27%) Support Analyst
5 18 (6.27%) Applications Support
6 16 (5.57%) Service Management Analyst
7 15 (5.23%) 1st Line Support
7 15 (5.23%) Project Manager
7 15 (5.23%) Services Delivery Manager
7 15 (5.23%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.88%) Administrator
9 11 (3.83%) Environment Manager
10 10 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (3.48%) Architect
11 9 (3.14%) Build Manager
12 8 (2.79%) Applications Support Analyst
13 7 (2.44%) DBA
13 7 (2.44%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.44%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.44%) Web Services
2 6 (2.09%) .NET
3 4 (1.39%) Hibernate
4 3 (1.05%) Middleware
5 2 (0.70%) Spring
5 2 (0.70%) WCF
5 2 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.35%) SAML
6 1 (0.35%) J2EE
6 1 (0.35%) WinForms
6 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.67%) Blackberry
3 20 (6.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.83%) NHS
5 6 (2.09%) Replication
5 6 (2.09%) Clustering
6 4 (1.39%) CESG
6 4 (1.39%) Statistics
6 4 (1.39%) Physics
6 4 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.05%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.05%) User Experience
8 2 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.70%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.70%) Kindle
8 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.35%) PMI
9 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 80 (27.87%) Windows
2 33 (11.50%) UNIX
3 26 (9.06%) Windows XP
4 17 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (5.92%) Linux
5 14 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (4.18%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.48%) Solaris
8 8 (2.79%) CentOS
9 7 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.09%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.09%) Windows NT
11 4 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.39%) HPUX
12 3 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.70%) Debian
13 2 (0.70%) AIX
14 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.36%) Service Management
2 53 (18.47%) Service Delivery
3 35 (12.20%) Change Management
3 35 (12.20%) Project Management
3 35 (12.20%) Incident Management
4 27 (9.41%) Problem Management
5 20 (6.97%) ITIL V3
6 19 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (6.62%) PRINCE2
7 18 (6.27%) Release Management
8 17 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (5.23%) Supplier Management
10 13 (4.53%) ITSM
11 12 (4.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (3.83%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.83%) Migration
12 11 (3.83%) Business Continuity
12 11 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.48%) Change Control
14 9 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.32%) SQL
2 10 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.44%) Python
3 7 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 7 (2.44%) Java
4 6 (2.09%) C
5 4 (1.39%) Ruby
5 4 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.05%) Perl
7 1 (0.35%) JCL
7 1 (0.35%) PHP
7 1 (0.35%) C#
7 1 (0.35%) C++
7 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (7.67%) Security Cleared
3 20 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.57%) Degree
5 12 (4.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.79%) CISSP
7 8 (2.79%) CCNA
8 5 (1.74%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.74%) MCSE
9 3 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.05%) MCSA
9 3 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.70%) CCSE
10 2 (0.70%) CEH
10 2 (0.70%) CISM
10 2 (0.70%) MCP
10 2 (0.70%) PMP
10 2 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.63%) SLA
2 11 (3.83%) QA
3 10 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.09%) COBIT
4 6 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.39%) PCI DSS
6 3 (1.05%) ISO 9000
6 3 (1.05%) BS25999
7 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 52 (18.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.74%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.39%) vSphere
5 3 (1.05%) Firmware
5 3 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.70%) vCloud
6 2 (0.70%) UAG
6 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (2.09%) SCCM
2 5 (1.74%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.39%) SCOM
3 4 (1.39%) Unicenter
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.05%) Puppet
4 3 (1.05%) Hyperic
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.70%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.70%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.70%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (0.70%) OpenView
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 58 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.59%) Oracle
3 31 (10.80%) HP
4 24 (8.36%) Cisco
5 18 (6.27%) VMware
6 13 (4.53%) Citrix
7 11 (3.83%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.48%) NetApp
9 8 (2.79%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.44%) Splunk
11 6 (2.09%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.09%) Perforce
11 6 (2.09%) JBoss
11 6 (2.09%) Dell
11 6 (2.09%) IBM
12 5 (1.74%) Symantec
12 5 (1.74%) Remedy
13 4 (1.39%) CA
13 4 (1.39%) EMC
14 3 (1.05%) Nokia
York
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £14 - £15 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-200 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 6 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: 26 days ago