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 27 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL 166 127 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.38% 5.74% 9.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 7.61% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 59 89
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.86% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £172 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 20
Average hourly rate £14.85 £15.00 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.40 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £27.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
1965 1669 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 75.55% 75.45% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 1001 901
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 64
Average hourly rate £16.34 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 125 £345 +30.18% 56
South Yorkshire -5 24 £369 +64.00% 6
North Yorkshire -7 9 £370 +48.00% 20
East Yorkshire -7 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 77 (25.25%) Windows
2 75 (24.59%) Service Management
3 63 (20.66%) Microsoft
4 50 (16.39%) Service Delivery
5 49 (16.07%) Active Directory
6 47 (15.41%) SLA
7 46 (15.08%) UNIX
8 41 (13.44%) Oracle
9 40 (13.11%) Incident Management
10 39 (12.79%) Cisco
10 39 (12.79%) Change Management
10 39 (12.79%) Finance
11 38 (12.46%) VMware
12 37 (12.13%) MS Office
13 34 (11.15%) MS Excel
14 33 (10.82%) Problem Management
15 31 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (9.84%) PRINCE2
16 30 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (9.84%) SAN
17 28 (9.18%) HP
18 27 (8.85%) Project Management
19 24 (7.87%) Linux
20 23 (7.54%) Firewall
21 22 (7.21%) Management Information System
21 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (6.89%) ITSM
22 21 (6.89%) Blackberry
22 21 (6.89%) Citrix
22 21 (6.89%) DNS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 16 (5.25%) SharePoint
1 16 (5.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.26%) Apache
3 11 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (2.30%) JBoss
4 7 (2.30%) IIS
5 6 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.31%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.98%) WorkSite
7 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.98%) SAP EP
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) Lync
Applications
1 37 (12.13%) MS Office
2 34 (11.15%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.95%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.31%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.84%) SAN
2 23 (7.54%) Firewall
3 21 (6.89%) DNS
4 19 (6.23%) Internet
5 18 (5.90%) DHCP
6 16 (5.25%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.59%) IP Telephony
8 13 (4.26%) VPN
9 11 (3.61%) LAN
10 10 (3.28%) WAN
10 10 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (2.95%) NAS
11 9 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (2.95%) Wireless
12 8 (2.62%) HTTP
13 7 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.64%) SSL
15 3 (0.98%) SSH
15 3 (0.98%) iSCSI
15 3 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.62%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.31%) MySQL
8 2 (0.66%) QlikView
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.33%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.33%) Ingres
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.33%) EDMS
9 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (2.62%) Hudson
2 4 (1.31%) Subversion
3 3 (0.98%) JIRA
3 3 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.66%) MSI
4 2 (0.66%) AnthillPro
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
General
1 39 (12.79%) Finance
2 15 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.59%) Retail
4 8 (2.62%) Back Office
5 7 (2.30%) Legal
6 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Local Government
7 3 (0.98%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Law
8 2 (0.66%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.66%) Cantonese Language
8 2 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (18.36%) Analyst
2 31 (10.16%) Service Analyst
3 28 (9.18%) Service Manager
4 18 (5.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (5.25%) Project Manager
6 13 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 13 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 11 (3.61%) Transition Manager
7 11 (3.61%) Architect
7 11 (3.61%) Service Transition Manager
8 10 (3.28%) Applications Support
8 10 (3.28%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (2.95%) Environment Manager
9 9 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (2.95%) Administrator
9 9 (2.95%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (2.62%) Configuration Manager
10 8 (2.62%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.90%) Web Services
2 9 (2.95%) Middleware
3 8 (2.62%) .NET
4 5 (1.64%) Java EE
5 4 (1.31%) HTML
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.98%) XML
7 2 (0.66%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.66%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.66%) J2EE
7 2 (0.66%) WCF
7 2 (0.66%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.66%) Spring
8 1 (0.33%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.33%) SAML
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.21%) Management Information System
1 22 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.89%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.95%) NHS
3 9 (2.95%) Replication
4 7 (2.30%) Clustering
5 5 (1.64%) CESG
5 5 (1.64%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.31%) Statistics
7 3 (0.98%) PDA
7 3 (0.98%) FMCG
7 3 (0.98%) HP StorageWorks
7 3 (0.98%) Open Source
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.66%) Kindle
8 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.33%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 77 (25.25%) Windows
2 46 (15.08%) UNIX
3 24 (7.87%) Linux
4 18 (5.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (5.90%) Windows 7
5 15 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.62%) HPUX
9 8 (2.62%) Solaris
10 7 (2.30%) AIX
11 6 (1.97%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.98%) CentOS
12 3 (0.98%) Debian
12 3 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.66%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.59%) Service Management
2 50 (16.39%) Service Delivery
3 40 (13.11%) Incident Management
4 39 (12.79%) Change Management
5 33 (10.82%) Problem Management
6 31 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (9.84%) PRINCE2
8 27 (8.85%) Project Management
9 21 (6.89%) ITSM
10 19 (6.23%) Configuration Management
11 16 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (5.25%) ITIL V3
12 15 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (4.59%) Release Management
13 14 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.93%) Supplier Management
15 11 (3.61%) E-Commerce
15 11 (3.61%) Software Deployment
15 11 (3.61%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.56%) SQL
2 8 (2.62%) Java
2 8 (2.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.62%) Ruby
3 7 (2.30%) Shell Script
3 7 (2.30%) Python
4 6 (1.97%) C
5 5 (1.64%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.31%) C#
6 4 (1.31%) ABAP
6 4 (1.31%) SAPscript
6 4 (1.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (0.98%) Perl
7 3 (0.98%) PHP
8 2 (0.66%) VB
8 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.33%) JCL
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (4.26%) Degree
5 12 (3.93%) CCNA
6 11 (3.61%) MCSE
7 10 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 10 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.95%) MCSA
9 7 (2.30%) CISSP
10 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.64%) MCP
12 4 (1.31%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.98%) PMP
13 3 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.98%) CCNP
13 3 (0.98%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (15.41%) SLA
2 9 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.97%) QA
4 5 (1.64%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.98%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.66%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 49 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.61%) vSphere
4 7 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.31%) vCloud
6 4 (1.31%) Firmware
6 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.98%) UAG
8 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.66%) XenApp
8 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.33%) Varnish
9 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.33%) Samba
9 1 (0.33%) Corosync
9 1 (0.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) SCCM
2 8 (2.62%) NetBackup
2 8 (2.62%) SCOM
3 7 (2.30%) Puppet
4 5 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.31%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.31%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.31%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.98%) CA SiteMinder
6 3 (0.98%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.66%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.66%) OpenView
7 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) OVSD
8 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 63 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.44%) Oracle
3 39 (12.79%) Cisco
4 38 (12.46%) VMware
5 28 (9.18%) HP
6 21 (6.89%) Citrix
7 18 (5.90%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.26%) NetApp
9 11 (3.61%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.28%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.95%) IBM
11 9 (2.95%) SAP
11 9 (2.95%) Perforce
12 8 (2.62%) Symantec
13 7 (2.30%) Brocade
13 7 (2.30%) Sun
13 7 (2.30%) EMC
14 6 (1.97%) Dell
15 5 (1.64%) Remedy
15 5 (1.64%) McAfee
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £competitive market rates - negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day public limited company
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Roc Search
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £435.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 22 days ago