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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 207 130 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.47% 5.86% 9.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 7.87% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 61 86
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £270 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £117 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 17
Average hourly rate £12.90 £11.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £22.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £17.72
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -13.93%
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
1894 1651 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.50% 74.37% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 980 760
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 73
Average hourly rate £15.76 £17.25 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +20 145 £350 +11.55% 72
South Yorkshire -5 28 £310 +77.14% 2
North Yorkshire +9 14 £400 - 10
East Yorkshire -3 8 £150 - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 93 (25.76%) Windows
2 84 (23.27%) Microsoft
3 74 (20.50%) Service Management
4 65 (18.01%) VMware
5 59 (16.34%) Cisco
5 59 (16.34%) UNIX
6 57 (15.79%) Oracle
7 56 (15.51%) Service Delivery
8 55 (15.24%) Finance
9 54 (14.96%) PRINCE2
10 53 (14.68%) Incident Management
11 49 (13.57%) Active Directory
12 48 (13.30%) SLA
13 47 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 46 (12.74%) Project Management
15 45 (12.47%) HP
15 45 (12.47%) MS Excel
16 42 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
17 38 (10.53%) MS Office
18 37 (10.25%) Linux
19 36 (9.97%) Problem Management
20 35 (9.70%) SAN
20 35 (9.70%) Change Management
21 29 (8.03%) ITSM
22 28 (7.76%) Configuration Management
23 27 (7.48%) Firewall
23 27 (7.48%) Red Hat
24 25 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
24 25 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
25 24 (6.65%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (4.99%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.16%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.32%) Apache
5 10 (2.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (2.77%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 8 (2.22%) JBoss
7 7 (1.94%) IIS
8 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.11%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.83%) SAP EP
9 3 (0.83%) WorkSite
9 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.55%) Lync
10 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 45 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 38 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.11%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) Agresso
5 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.55%) IaaS
2 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.70%) SAN
2 27 (7.48%) Firewall
3 23 (6.37%) DNS
4 22 (6.09%) LAN
5 21 (5.82%) WAN
6 17 (4.71%) Internet
7 16 (4.43%) DHCP
8 15 (4.16%) TCP/IP
9 14 (3.88%) IP Telephony
10 11 (3.05%) VPN
11 10 (2.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (2.77%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (2.77%) Wireless
12 9 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (2.49%) NAS
13 8 (2.22%) HTTP
14 7 (1.94%) SSL
15 3 (0.83%) Ethernet
15 3 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.32%) Oracle ODI
5 8 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.28%) Ingres
11 1 (0.28%) MySQL
11 1 (0.28%) EDMS
11 1 (0.28%) QlikView
11 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.28%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (3.05%) Hudson
2 6 (1.66%) Subversion
3 4 (1.11%) MSI
4 3 (0.83%) PVCS
4 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.55%) AnthillPro
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (15.24%) Finance
2 10 (2.77%) Retail
2 10 (2.77%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.22%) Back Office
4 7 (1.94%) Legal
4 7 (1.94%) Banking
5 6 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.55%) Local Government
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
7 2 (0.55%) Law
7 2 (0.55%) Front Office
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.28%) German Language
8 1 (0.28%) Marketing
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 59 (16.34%) Analyst
2 33 (9.14%) Project Manager
3 28 (7.76%) Service Manager
4 24 (6.65%) Support Analyst
5 23 (6.37%) Service Analyst
6 18 (4.99%) Services Delivery Manager
6 18 (4.99%) Delivery Manager
7 15 (4.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (4.16%) Architect
7 15 (4.16%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
8 14 (3.88%) Support Engineer
8 14 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
9 13 (3.60%) Configuration Manager
10 11 (3.05%) Consultant
11 10 (2.77%) Configuration and Release Manager
11 10 (2.77%) Release Manager
11 10 (2.77%) Administrator
12 9 (2.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.82%) Web Services
2 14 (3.88%) Middleware
3 11 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (2.49%) .NET
4 9 (2.49%) Java EE
5 4 (1.11%) X-Windows
5 4 (1.11%) HTML
6 3 (0.83%) J2EE
7 2 (0.55%) XML
8 1 (0.28%) EDI
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.28%) WCF
8 1 (0.28%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.99%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.32%) NHS
5 9 (2.49%) Clustering
6 8 (2.22%) Open Source
7 7 (1.94%) Replication
8 5 (1.39%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.39%) CESG
9 4 (1.11%) Statistics
10 3 (0.83%) FMCG
10 3 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.83%) HP StorageWorks
10 3 (0.83%) PDA
11 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.55%) Kindle
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
11 2 (0.55%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 93 (25.76%) Windows
2 59 (16.34%) UNIX
3 37 (10.25%) Linux
4 25 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (5.82%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.16%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (3.32%) Solaris
10 11 (3.05%) AIX
11 9 (2.49%) HPUX
12 4 (1.11%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.28%) VMS
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (20.50%) Service Management
2 56 (15.51%) Service Delivery
3 54 (14.96%) PRINCE2
4 53 (14.68%) Incident Management
5 47 (13.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (12.74%) Project Management
7 36 (9.97%) Problem Management
8 35 (9.70%) Change Management
9 29 (8.03%) ITSM
10 28 (7.76%) Configuration Management
11 25 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (6.37%) Release Management
13 21 (5.82%) Supplier Management
14 20 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (5.26%) E-Commerce
15 19 (5.26%) ITIL V3
16 16 (4.43%) Transition Management
17 15 (4.16%) Software Deployment
18 14 (3.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 24 (6.65%) SQL
2 11 (3.05%) Java
3 9 (2.49%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 7 (1.94%) Ruby
6 6 (1.66%) C
7 4 (1.11%) Scala
7 4 (1.11%) SAPscript
7 4 (1.11%) PHP
7 4 (1.11%) VB
7 4 (1.11%) ABAP
7 4 (1.11%) Python
8 3 (0.83%) Perl
8 3 (0.83%) C#
9 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) VBScript
10 1 (0.28%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 42 (11.63%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 21 (5.82%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 16 (4.43%) Degree
7 13 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (3.60%) CCNA
8 12 (3.32%) CISSP
8 12 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (3.32%) MCSE
9 10 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (2.77%) MCSA
10 7 (1.94%) CEH
10 7 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.66%) GIAC
12 5 (1.39%) MCP
12 5 (1.39%) CCSA
13 4 (1.11%) CCNP
14 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.30%) SLA
2 11 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 11 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.77%) QA
4 7 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 49 (13.57%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.60%) vSphere
4 8 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.66%) XenApp
6 5 (1.39%) Firmware
6 5 (1.39%) UAG
7 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.11%) vCloud
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (1.11%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.28%) Samba
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.28%) KVM
10 1 (0.28%) Corosync
10 1 (0.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 13 (3.60%) SCCM
2 8 (2.22%) SCOM
3 7 (1.94%) Puppet
4 6 (1.66%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.11%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.11%) WSUS
6 4 (1.11%) EMC Navisphere
6 4 (1.11%) OpenView
7 3 (0.83%) Nagios
7 3 (0.83%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.28%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.28%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 84 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (18.01%) VMware
3 59 (16.34%) Cisco
4 57 (15.79%) Oracle
5 45 (12.47%) HP
6 27 (7.48%) Red Hat
7 23 (6.37%) Citrix
8 15 (4.16%) EMC
9 13 (3.60%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.32%) NetApp
11 11 (3.05%) SAP
11 11 (3.05%) IBM
11 11 (3.05%) Perforce
12 7 (1.94%) Dell
12 7 (1.94%) Sun
12 7 (1.94%) Brocade
12 7 (1.94%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.66%) Symantec
14 5 (1.39%) McAfee
15 4 (1.11%) Splunk
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £8.00 - £10.50 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £465 a day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Pudsey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago