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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 243 141 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.47% 5.49% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.65% 7.49% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 73 65
Average daily rate
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£305 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.75 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.78 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £20.95 £116.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -12.69%
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
2281 1883 1525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.48% 73.35% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1210 797
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 38 55
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £11.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £110.00 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +11 166 £338 -10.00% 61
South Yorkshire +11 44 £300 +13.85% 8
North Yorkshire -3 24 £325 -16.66% 5
East Yorkshire 0 3 £180 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 125 (27.96%) Windows
2 116 (25.95%) Microsoft
3 106 (23.71%) Oracle
4 104 (23.27%) Service Management
5 80 (17.90%) VMware
6 72 (16.11%) Finance
7 70 (15.66%) UNIX
8 64 (14.32%) SQL
8 64 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 64 (14.32%) Service Delivery
9 63 (14.09%) Project Management
9 63 (14.09%) Incident Management
10 61 (13.65%) PRINCE2
11 55 (12.30%) ITIL Certification
12 53 (11.86%) Linux
13 49 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 48 (10.74%) MS Excel
14 48 (10.74%) Change Management
15 47 (10.51%) Active Directory
15 47 (10.51%) Cisco
16 46 (10.29%) SQL Server
17 45 (10.07%) MS Office
18 44 (9.84%) SLA
19 42 (9.40%) HP
20 41 (9.17%) Configuration Management
21 40 (8.95%) Problem Management
22 39 (8.72%) Firewall
23 35 (7.83%) SAN
23 35 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
23 35 (7.83%) Security Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.37%) IIS
3 19 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (4.03%) MS Exchange
5 16 (3.58%) JBoss
6 14 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (2.24%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.79%) SAS
10 7 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.34%) Apache
12 5 (1.12%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.89%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.67%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.67%) SAP EP
14 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.67%) Lync
14 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 45 (10.07%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.46%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (0.89%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.22%) Agresso
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) Office 365
2 7 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.89%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.72%) Firewall
2 35 (7.83%) SAN
3 30 (6.71%) LAN
3 30 (6.71%) WAN
4 23 (5.15%) DNS
5 19 (4.25%) TCP/IP
5 19 (4.25%) LDAP
6 15 (3.36%) SSL
7 10 (2.24%) NAS
7 10 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.79%) DHCP
9 7 (1.57%) MPLS
10 6 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (1.34%) Network Security
10 6 (1.34%) VPN
11 5 (1.12%) HTTP
12 4 (0.89%) BIG-IP
12 4 (0.89%) Internet
13 3 (0.67%) Extranet
13 3 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (4.03%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.68%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.01%) Oracle OWB
9 8 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (1.79%) OLAP
10 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.45%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
1 11 (2.46%) Hudson
2 7 (1.57%) Subversion
3 6 (1.34%) Maven
3 6 (1.34%) PVCS
4 5 (1.12%) Ant
4 5 (1.12%) MSI
5 3 (0.67%) Toad
6 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.45%) AnthillPro
6 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.22%) JConsole
7 1 (0.22%) JIRA
7 1 (0.22%) JUnit
7 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
General
1 72 (16.11%) Finance
2 16 (3.58%) Legal
3 12 (2.68%) Retail
4 11 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.24%) Banking
6 5 (1.12%) Local Government
7 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.67%) Law
8 3 (0.67%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Marketing
9 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.45%) Front Office
9 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.22%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (19.69%) Analyst
2 38 (8.50%) Service Manager
3 37 (8.28%) Project Manager
4 34 (7.61%) Support Analyst
5 25 (5.59%) Service Analyst
6 20 (4.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (4.25%) Support Engineer
8 18 (4.03%) Services Delivery Manager
8 18 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
9 17 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
9 17 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (3.58%) Configuration Manager
10 16 (3.58%) Applications Support
11 15 (3.36%) DBA
11 15 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
11 15 (3.36%) Server Engineer
12 13 (2.91%) Windows Server Engineer
12 13 (2.91%) Administrator
13 12 (2.68%) Consultant
14 11 (2.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.94%) .NET
2 26 (5.82%) Web Services
3 20 (4.47%) XML
4 15 (3.36%) Middleware
5 12 (2.68%) Java EE
5 12 (2.68%) Oracle Fusion
6 8 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 8 (1.79%) J2EE
6 8 (1.79%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.57%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 5 (1.12%) Spring
9 4 (0.89%) X-Windows
9 4 (0.89%) HTML
10 3 (0.67%) EDI
11 2 (0.45%) WCF
12 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.22%) Apache Axis
12 1 (0.22%) XMPP
12 1 (0.22%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.22%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.37%) NHS
1 24 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.36%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.46%) Replication
4 9 (2.01%) Smartcard
5 8 (1.79%) Open Source
6 6 (1.34%) Statistics
7 5 (1.12%) Clustering
7 5 (1.12%) Cryptography
8 4 (0.89%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.89%) CMDB
9 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.67%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.67%) PKI
9 3 (0.67%) PDA
10 2 (0.45%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.45%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 125 (27.96%) Windows
2 70 (15.66%) UNIX
3 53 (11.86%) Linux
4 49 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (5.37%) Windows 7
7 21 (4.70%) Windows XP
8 20 (4.47%) Ubuntu
9 19 (4.25%) CentOS
10 17 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (3.58%) Solaris
12 10 (2.24%) AIX
13 7 (1.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.89%) zOS
14 4 (0.89%) SUSE
14 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.67%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (23.27%) Service Management
2 64 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 64 (14.32%) Service Delivery
3 63 (14.09%) Project Management
3 63 (14.09%) Incident Management
4 61 (13.65%) PRINCE2
5 48 (10.74%) Change Management
6 41 (9.17%) Configuration Management
7 40 (8.95%) Problem Management
8 35 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (7.38%) Release Management
10 31 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (6.26%) ITSM
11 28 (6.26%) Supplier Management
12 22 (4.92%) Workflow
13 20 (4.47%) ETL
14 18 (4.03%) Asset Management
14 18 (4.03%) Line Management
15 17 (3.80%) Software Deployment
16 16 (3.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.32%) SQL
2 26 (5.82%) PL/SQL
3 16 (3.58%) Java
4 13 (2.91%) Shell Script
5 11 (2.46%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 7 (1.57%) VB
7 7 (1.57%) Python
8 6 (1.34%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.12%) PHP
9 5 (1.12%) C
10 4 (0.89%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.89%) SAPscript
10 4 (0.89%) ABAP
10 4 (0.89%) Scala
11 3 (0.67%) Ruby
12 2 (0.45%) Perl
12 2 (0.45%) C#
13 1 (0.22%) C++
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 55 (12.30%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (7.83%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.59%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (3.58%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (3.58%) MCSE
6 14 (3.13%) CCNA
6 14 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (3.13%) Degree
6 14 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.24%) CISSP
9 9 (2.01%) MCSA
9 9 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.57%) MCP
11 5 (1.12%) GIAC
11 5 (1.12%) CCSA
11 5 (1.12%) CEH
12 4 (0.89%) MCDST
12 4 (0.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.84%) SLA
2 15 (3.36%) QA
3 13 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.57%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 47 (10.51%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.01%) vSphere
3 9 (2.01%) VMware Server
4 6 (1.34%) XenApp
4 6 (1.34%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.12%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.67%) UAG
8 2 (0.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.45%) Firmware
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.22%) Samba
9 1 (0.22%) Varnish
9 1 (0.22%) Corosync
9 1 (0.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (3.58%) SCCM
2 9 (2.01%) OpenView
3 5 (1.12%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.12%) SCOM
4 4 (0.89%) WSUS
4 4 (0.89%) Nagios
5 3 (0.67%) Foglight
5 3 (0.67%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.67%) Puppet
5 3 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.45%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.22%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.22%) Control-M
7 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 116 (25.95%) Microsoft
2 106 (23.71%) Oracle
3 80 (17.90%) VMware
4 47 (10.51%) Cisco
5 42 (9.40%) HP
6 23 (5.15%) Citrix
7 22 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 18 (4.03%) Splunk
9 13 (2.91%) EMC
9 13 (2.91%) SAP
10 11 (2.46%) Perforce
11 9 (2.01%) IBM
12 8 (1.79%) Sun
13 7 (1.57%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.57%) F5
14 5 (1.12%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.12%) BMC
14 5 (1.12%) NetApp
15 4 (0.89%) CommVault
15 4 (0.89%) Altiris
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
East Riding
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £12 - £13 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £280 to £340 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £market rates
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago