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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 212 136 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.24% 5.84% 8.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.51% 7.98% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 68 72
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £125 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.21 £12.50 £23.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.89 £15.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -13.31%
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
2018 1704 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.46% 73.13% 71.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1013 745
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 62
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.40 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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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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 +10 143 £343 +5.38% 61
South Yorkshire -4 33 £313 +78.57% 5
North Yorkshire +7 17 £330 -17.50% 22
East Yorkshire 0 8 £150 - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 89 (23.54%) Windows
2 88 (23.28%) Service Management
3 81 (21.43%) Oracle
4 76 (20.11%) Microsoft
5 72 (19.05%) VMware
6 67 (17.72%) Finance
7 66 (17.46%) UNIX
8 64 (16.93%) Service Delivery
9 60 (15.87%) Incident Management
10 57 (15.08%) PRINCE2
10 57 (15.08%) Cisco
11 52 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (12.43%) Project Management
12 47 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
13 46 (12.17%) SLA
14 42 (11.11%) Change Management
15 41 (10.85%) MS Excel
15 41 (10.85%) Problem Management
16 40 (10.58%) SQL
17 39 (10.32%) HP
18 38 (10.05%) Configuration Management
19 37 (9.79%) Active Directory
20 35 (9.26%) SAN
20 35 (9.26%) Security Cleared
21 34 (8.99%) Linux
22 32 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
23 31 (8.20%) MS Office
24 28 (7.41%) ITSM
24 28 (7.41%) SC Cleared
24 28 (7.41%) Release Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 17 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.44%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.17%) MS Exchange
5 11 (2.91%) Apache
5 11 (2.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (2.38%) JBoss
7 6 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.32%) IIS
8 5 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.06%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.79%) SAP EP
10 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.79%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.53%) CMS
11 2 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.53%) Lync
11 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.91%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (1.06%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.79%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.26%) SAN
2 26 (6.88%) Firewall
3 21 (5.56%) DNS
4 19 (5.03%) LDAP
4 19 (5.03%) LAN
5 18 (4.76%) WAN
6 15 (3.97%) SSL
7 13 (3.44%) TCP/IP
8 12 (3.17%) DHCP
9 10 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (2.38%) NAS
11 7 (1.85%) HTTP
12 6 (1.59%) VPN
12 6 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.32%) IP Telephony
14 4 (1.06%) Internet
15 3 (0.79%) H.323
15 3 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (0.79%) PABX
15 3 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
5 10 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (2.12%) Oracle OWB
7 8 (2.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (2.91%) Hudson
2 8 (2.12%) Subversion
3 6 (1.59%) PVCS
4 5 (1.32%) Ant
4 5 (1.32%) Maven
5 4 (1.06%) MSI
6 2 (0.53%) AnthillPro
6 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.26%) JIRA
7 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 67 (17.72%) Finance
2 12 (3.17%) Legal
3 11 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.65%) Banking
4 10 (2.65%) Retail
5 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.79%) Back Office
6 3 (0.79%) Local Government
6 3 (0.79%) Publishing
7 2 (0.53%) Front Office
7 2 (0.53%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (18.52%) Analyst
2 34 (8.99%) Service Manager
3 32 (8.47%) Project Manager
4 27 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 21 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 19 (5.03%) Services Delivery Manager
6 19 (5.03%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
8 14 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
9 13 (3.44%) Applications Support
9 13 (3.44%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (3.44%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.17%) Architect
10 12 (3.17%) Consultant
11 11 (2.91%) Applications Support Analyst
11 11 (2.91%) Transition Manager
11 11 (2.91%) Service Transition Manager
12 10 (2.65%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.08%) Web Services
2 14 (3.70%) Middleware
3 12 (3.17%) Java EE
4 11 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (2.65%) .NET
6 8 (2.12%) J2EE
6 8 (2.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (1.32%) XML
7 5 (1.32%) Spring
8 4 (1.06%) X-Windows
8 4 (1.06%) HTML
9 3 (0.79%) EDI
10 2 (0.53%) WCF
11 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Axis
11 1 (0.26%) XMPP
11 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.26%) WSDL
11 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.29%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.50%) NHS
4 10 (2.65%) Replication
5 9 (2.38%) Clustering
5 9 (2.38%) Smartcard
6 8 (2.12%) Open Source
7 6 (1.59%) Statistics
8 5 (1.32%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.32%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.06%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.06%) CMDB
10 3 (0.79%) iSeries
10 3 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
10 3 (0.79%) PKI
10 3 (0.79%) PDA
11 2 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 89 (23.54%) Windows
2 66 (17.46%) UNIX
3 34 (8.99%) Linux
4 26 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 16 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (4.23%) Ubuntu
7 15 (3.97%) Solaris
8 14 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (3.44%) CentOS
9 13 (3.44%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.91%) AIX
11 10 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (2.12%) HPUX
13 3 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.26%) Debian
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (23.28%) Service Management
2 64 (16.93%) Service Delivery
3 60 (15.87%) Incident Management
4 57 (15.08%) PRINCE2
5 52 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (12.43%) Project Management
7 42 (11.11%) Change Management
8 41 (10.85%) Problem Management
9 38 (10.05%) Configuration Management
10 32 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (7.41%) Release Management
11 28 (7.41%) ITSM
12 22 (5.82%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (5.82%) Supplier Management
13 19 (5.03%) ETL
13 19 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.23%) ITIL V3
14 16 (4.23%) Software Deployment
14 16 (4.23%) Transition Management
15 15 (3.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (10.58%) SQL
2 18 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 17 (4.50%) Java
3 17 (4.50%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 9 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.59%) C
7 5 (1.32%) Ruby
8 4 (1.06%) Scala
8 4 (1.06%) VB
8 4 (1.06%) ABAP
8 4 (1.06%) PHP
8 4 (1.06%) SAPscript
9 3 (0.79%) C#
9 3 (0.79%) Python
9 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.26%) RPG
11 1 (0.26%) C++
11 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 28 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.70%) Degree
5 13 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.65%) CISSP
8 10 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.38%) CCNA
10 8 (2.12%) MCSE
10 8 (2.12%) MCSA
11 7 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.59%) CEH
13 5 (1.32%) GIAC
13 5 (1.32%) CCSA
13 5 (1.32%) MCP
14 4 (1.06%) PMP
14 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.17%) SLA
2 11 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.65%) QA
4 9 (2.38%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.44%) vSphere
4 6 (1.59%) XenApp
4 6 (1.59%) Firmware
5 5 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.06%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.06%) vCloud
7 3 (0.79%) UAG
8 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.26%) Corosync
9 1 (0.26%) KVM
9 1 (0.26%) Samba
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.26%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (3.17%) SCCM
2 8 (2.12%) SCOM
3 7 (1.85%) OpenView
4 6 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.59%) Puppet
5 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (1.06%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.06%) WSUS
5 4 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.06%) Nagios
5 4 (1.06%) EMC Navisphere
6 3 (0.79%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 81 (21.43%) Oracle
2 76 (20.11%) Microsoft
3 72 (19.05%) VMware
4 57 (15.08%) Cisco
5 39 (10.32%) HP
6 24 (6.35%) Citrix
7 21 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 15 (3.97%) EMC
8 15 (3.97%) Sun
8 15 (3.97%) Splunk
9 13 (3.44%) SAP
10 11 (2.91%) IBM
10 11 (2.91%) Perforce
11 7 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.85%) NetApp
11 7 (1.85%) Brocade
12 6 (1.59%) Symantec
13 5 (1.32%) McAfee
13 5 (1.32%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.06%) Altiris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £325.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham
People Source
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £120 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £100 to £150 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago