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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 227 143 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.48% 5.81% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.76% 7.87% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 70 62
Average daily rate
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£320 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £439 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £17.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -11.11%
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
2109 1817 1448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.81% 73.83% 70.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1123 735
Average daily rate £370 £338 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 55
Average hourly rate £17.88 £22.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 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 27 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 +11 150 £331 -11.66% 66
South Yorkshire +7 41 £300 +35.28% 8
North Yorkshire +2 21 £325 -16.66% 19
East Yorkshire -1 6 £165 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 113 (26.84%) Windows
2 100 (23.75%) Microsoft
3 96 (22.80%) Oracle
4 95 (22.57%) Service Management
5 78 (18.53%) VMware
6 69 (16.39%) UNIX
7 67 (15.91%) Finance
8 66 (15.68%) Incident Management
9 63 (14.96%) Service Delivery
9 63 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 60 (14.25%) PRINCE2
11 55 (13.06%) Cisco
12 53 (12.59%) ITIL Certification
12 53 (12.59%) Change Management
12 53 (12.59%) Project Management
13 50 (11.88%) SQL
14 48 (11.40%) SLA
15 47 (11.16%) Linux
16 44 (10.45%) MS Excel
16 44 (10.45%) Active Directory
17 43 (10.21%) Problem Management
18 42 (9.98%) HP
19 41 (9.74%) Configuration Management
20 40 (9.50%) Security Cleared
21 39 (9.26%) SQL Server
22 38 (9.03%) SAN
23 35 (8.31%) MS Office
24 34 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
25 33 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
25 33 (7.84%) Release Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 28 (6.65%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 14 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 14 (3.33%) JBoss
4 13 (3.09%) IIS
4 13 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.85%) Oracle Service Bus
6 9 (2.14%) Apache
7 7 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (0.95%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.71%) WorkSite
10 3 (0.71%) SAP EP
10 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.48%) Lync
11 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.31%) MS Office
3 4 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.95%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Agresso
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.71%) IaaS
3 2 (0.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.03%) SAN
2 33 (7.84%) Firewall
3 25 (5.94%) DNS
4 24 (5.70%) LAN
5 23 (5.46%) WAN
6 19 (4.51%) LDAP
7 18 (4.28%) TCP/IP
8 16 (3.80%) SSL
9 10 (2.38%) DHCP
9 10 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (2.14%) NAS
11 6 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.43%) HTTP
12 5 (1.19%) VPN
13 4 (0.95%) MPLS
13 4 (0.95%) IP Telephony
13 4 (0.95%) BIG-IP
13 4 (0.95%) Network Security
14 3 (0.71%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.71%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (3.09%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.85%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.14%) Oracle OWB
7 9 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.61%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (2.61%) Hudson
2 7 (1.66%) Subversion
3 6 (1.43%) PVCS
4 5 (1.19%) Ant
4 5 (1.19%) Maven
5 4 (0.95%) MSI
6 2 (0.48%) AnthillPro
7 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.24%) JConsole
7 1 (0.24%) JIRA
7 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 67 (15.91%) Finance
2 15 (3.56%) Legal
3 13 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.85%) Retail
5 10 (2.38%) Banking
6 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.95%) Local Government
8 3 (0.71%) Publishing
8 3 (0.71%) Law
9 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.48%) Front Office
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 82 (19.48%) Analyst
2 34 (8.08%) Support Analyst
3 33 (7.84%) Service Manager
4 32 (7.60%) Project Manager
5 23 (5.46%) Service Analyst
6 18 (4.28%) Services Delivery Manager
6 18 (4.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (4.28%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
7 16 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (3.80%) Configuration Manager
7 16 (3.80%) Applications Support
8 15 (3.56%) Support Engineer
8 15 (3.56%) Server Engineer
9 13 (3.09%) Windows Server Engineer
9 13 (3.09%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (3.09%) Administrator
10 12 (2.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 12 (2.85%) Consultant
11 11 (2.61%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.41%) Web Services
2 19 (4.51%) .NET
3 15 (3.56%) Middleware
4 12 (2.85%) Java EE
4 12 (2.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 11 (2.61%) XML
6 8 (1.90%) J2EE
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (1.19%) Spring
8 4 (0.95%) X-Windows
8 4 (0.95%) HTML
9 3 (0.71%) EDI
10 2 (0.48%) WCF
11 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Axis
11 1 (0.24%) XMPP
11 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.24%) JMS
11 1 (0.24%) WSDL
11 1 (0.24%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.28%) NHS
4 12 (2.85%) Replication
5 9 (2.14%) Smartcard
6 8 (1.90%) Open Source
7 6 (1.43%) Statistics
7 6 (1.43%) Clustering
8 5 (1.19%) Cryptography
9 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.95%) CMDB
10 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.71%) iSeries
10 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.71%) HP StorageWorks
10 3 (0.71%) PKI
10 3 (0.71%) PDA
11 2 (0.48%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.48%) DTV
11 2 (0.48%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 113 (26.84%) Windows
2 69 (16.39%) UNIX
3 47 (11.16%) Linux
4 33 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.23%) Windows 7
6 18 (4.28%) Solaris
7 17 (4.04%) AIX
7 17 (4.04%) Ubuntu
8 16 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (3.33%) CentOS
10 11 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.90%) HPUX
12 5 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.95%) zOS
13 4 (0.95%) SUSE
14 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (22.57%) Service Management
2 66 (15.68%) Incident Management
3 63 (14.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 63 (14.96%) Service Delivery
4 60 (14.25%) PRINCE2
5 53 (12.59%) Project Management
5 53 (12.59%) Change Management
6 43 (10.21%) Problem Management
7 41 (9.74%) Configuration Management
8 34 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (7.84%) Release Management
10 30 (7.13%) ITSM
11 27 (6.41%) Supplier Management
12 23 (5.46%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (4.75%) ETL
14 18 (4.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (4.28%) Asset Management
14 18 (4.28%) Line Management
15 16 (3.80%) Software Deployment
15 16 (3.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 50 (11.88%) SQL
2 17 (4.04%) PL/SQL
2 17 (4.04%) Java
3 15 (3.56%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 9 (2.14%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.66%) Python
7 5 (1.19%) VB
7 5 (1.19%) C
7 5 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.95%) ABAP
8 4 (0.95%) SAPscript
8 4 (0.95%) Scala
8 4 (0.95%) Ruby
8 4 (0.95%) PHP
9 3 (0.71%) C#
10 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.48%) Perl
11 1 (0.24%) C++
11 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.59%) ITIL Certification
2 40 (9.50%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.33%) Degree
6 13 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (3.09%) MCSE
7 12 (2.85%) CCNA
7 12 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.38%) CISSP
9 8 (1.90%) MCSA
9 8 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.43%) MCP
11 5 (1.19%) GIAC
11 5 (1.19%) CCSA
11 5 (1.19%) CEH
12 4 (0.95%) MCDST
12 4 (0.95%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.40%) SLA
2 13 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.85%) QA
4 7 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.61%) vSphere
4 6 (1.43%) XenApp
4 6 (1.43%) Firmware
5 5 (1.19%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.19%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.71%) UAG
7 3 (0.71%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.48%) vCloud
9 1 (0.24%) Corosync
9 1 (0.24%) KVM
9 1 (0.24%) Varnish
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.24%) Samba
Systems Management
1 16 (3.80%) SCCM
2 7 (1.66%) SCOM
2 7 (1.66%) OpenView
3 4 (0.95%) Nagios
3 4 (0.95%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.95%) WSUS
3 4 (0.95%) Puppet
4 3 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.71%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.71%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.48%) EMC Navisphere
5 2 (0.48%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 100 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 96 (22.80%) Oracle
3 78 (18.53%) VMware
4 55 (13.06%) Cisco
5 42 (9.98%) HP
6 25 (5.94%) Citrix
7 21 (4.99%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.80%) Splunk
9 15 (3.56%) Sun
10 14 (3.33%) SAP
11 13 (3.09%) EMC
12 11 (2.61%) Perforce
13 10 (2.38%) IBM
14 7 (1.66%) CheckPoint
14 7 (1.66%) F5
14 7 (1.66%) Brocade
15 5 (1.19%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.19%) NetApp
15 5 (1.19%) BMC
16 4 (0.95%) CommVault
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £12 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mozaic Services Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago