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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 268 163 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.34% 6.99% 7.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.47% 9.37% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 93 67
Average daily rate
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£300 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £150 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 14
Average hourly rate £12.84 £12.50 £43.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -71.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.90 £137.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.95 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -13.81%
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
2336 1740 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.42% 74.65% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1645 1137 825
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £467 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 58
Average hourly rate £15.45 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 July 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
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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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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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 +8 206 £325 -1.96% 50
South Yorkshire -3 29 £275 -11.29% 10
North Yorkshire -4 21 £205 -36.92% 8
East Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 166 (32.55%) Windows
2 141 (27.65%) Microsoft
3 124 (24.31%) Service Management
4 116 (22.75%) SQL
5 102 (20.00%) Oracle
6 93 (18.24%) VMware
7 85 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 82 (16.08%) SQL Server
9 75 (14.71%) Finance
10 72 (14.12%) Active Directory
11 71 (13.92%) Change Management
12 69 (13.53%) Project Management
13 66 (12.94%) Cisco
14 65 (12.75%) ITIL Certification
15 61 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
16 60 (11.76%) UNIX
17 58 (11.37%) Linux
18 57 (11.18%) PRINCE2
19 55 (10.78%) SharePoint
20 54 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
21 51 (10.00%) MS Office
22 50 (9.80%) MS Excel
23 48 (9.41%) Problem Management
24 44 (8.63%) Firewall
25 43 (8.43%) Configuration Management
25 43 (8.43%) Security Cleared
26 42 (8.24%) Service Delivery
26 42 (8.24%) IIS
27 41 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
28 40 (7.84%) .NET

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 55 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 42 (8.24%) IIS
3 25 (4.90%) JBoss
3 25 (4.90%) MS Exchange
3 25 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.57%) Apache
5 8 (1.57%) SAS
5 8 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.37%) Lync
7 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 51 (10.00%) MS Office
2 50 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.94%) Office 365
2 9 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.98%) IaaS
5 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.59%) SaaS
7 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.63%) Firewall
2 37 (7.25%) SAN
3 36 (7.06%) LAN
4 35 (6.86%) WAN
5 23 (4.51%) LDAP
5 23 (4.51%) DNS
6 13 (2.55%) Internet
7 12 (2.35%) SSL
8 11 (2.16%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.76%) DHCP
9 9 (1.76%) 4G
10 8 (1.57%) VoIP
10 8 (1.57%) Network Security
11 7 (1.37%) 2G
11 7 (1.37%) 3G
11 7 (1.37%) MPLS
12 6 (1.18%) RTP
12 6 (1.18%) SS7
12 6 (1.18%) ISUP
12 6 (1.18%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.35%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.16%) Oracle OWB
6 10 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (1.57%) OLAP
8 7 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.78%) MySQL
11 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.16%) Subversion
2 8 (1.57%) Maven
2 8 (1.57%) PVCS
3 6 (1.18%) Ant
4 4 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.59%) MSI
5 3 (0.59%) Toad
6 2 (0.39%) JUnit
6 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.39%) JIRA
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.39%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) JConsole
7 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.20%) LoadRunner
General
1 75 (14.71%) Finance
2 25 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.35%) Legal
4 10 (1.96%) Banking
5 9 (1.76%) Retail
6 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.78%) Publishing
7 4 (0.78%) Local Government
8 3 (0.59%) Law
9 2 (0.39%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (23.14%) Analyst
2 53 (10.39%) Project Manager
3 46 (9.02%) Support Analyst
4 38 (7.45%) Service Analyst
5 32 (6.27%) Service Manager
6 30 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 26 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
8 25 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
8 25 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
10 18 (3.53%) Support Engineer
11 17 (3.33%) DBA
12 16 (3.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 16 (3.14%) Incident Manager
13 15 (2.94%) Technical Support
13 15 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
14 14 (2.75%) Migration Engineer
14 14 (2.75%) Consultant
15 12 (2.35%) Administrator
15 12 (2.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.84%) .NET
2 27 (5.29%) XML
3 19 (3.73%) Web Services
4 8 (1.57%) J2EE
4 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 6 (1.18%) Spring
7 5 (0.98%) WSDL
7 5 (0.98%) SOAP
8 3 (0.59%) Java EE
8 3 (0.59%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.39%) WCF
9 2 (0.39%) ODBC
9 2 (0.39%) EDI
9 2 (0.39%) Middleware
10 1 (0.20%) ISPF
10 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.20%) JMS
10 1 (0.20%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 25 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.92%) NHS
4 15 (2.94%) Clustering
5 13 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.96%) CMDB
6 10 (1.96%) Statistics
7 9 (1.76%) Replication
7 9 (1.76%) Smartcard
8 6 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.18%) Cryptography
9 5 (0.98%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.78%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.78%) PKI
10 4 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.39%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.39%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 166 (32.55%) Windows
2 61 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (11.76%) UNIX
4 58 (11.37%) Linux
5 41 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (6.67%) CentOS
8 33 (6.47%) Ubuntu
9 29 (5.69%) Windows 7
10 26 (5.10%) Windows XP
11 23 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (2.94%) Solaris
13 11 (2.16%) AIX
13 11 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.37%) Windows 2000
14 7 (1.37%) Windows NT
15 5 (0.98%) zOS
16 4 (0.78%) SUSE
16 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (24.31%) Service Management
2 85 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 71 (13.92%) Change Management
4 69 (13.53%) Project Management
5 57 (11.18%) PRINCE2
6 54 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (9.41%) Problem Management
8 43 (8.43%) Configuration Management
9 42 (8.24%) Service Delivery
10 37 (7.25%) Workflow
11 36 (7.06%) ITSM
12 33 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (5.10%) Migration
14 23 (4.51%) Release Management
14 23 (4.51%) Supplier Management
15 19 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (3.73%) Line Management
16 17 (3.33%) Asset Management
17 16 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 116 (22.75%) SQL
2 30 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 17 (3.33%) Java
3 17 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (3.14%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 13 (2.55%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.96%) VB
8 9 (1.76%) Perl
9 8 (1.57%) Python
10 6 (1.18%) Jython
10 6 (1.18%) VBScript
11 5 (0.98%) C#
12 3 (0.59%) PHP
12 3 (0.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.20%) C
13 1 (0.20%) Ruby
13 1 (0.20%) JCL
13 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (12.75%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 32 (6.27%) SC Cleared
4 27 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.75%) MCSE
6 13 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (2.16%) Degree
7 11 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (1.76%) CCNA
9 7 (1.37%) CISSP
10 6 (1.18%) MCP
10 6 (1.18%) HNC
11 5 (0.98%) ISEB
11 5 (0.98%) GIAC
11 5 (0.98%) CEH
11 5 (0.98%) MCDST
12 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.84%) SLA
2 22 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.53%) QA
4 7 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.14%) Hyper-V
3 16 (3.14%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.78%) vSphere
4 4 (0.78%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.59%) XenApp
6 2 (0.39%) XenServer
6 2 (0.39%) UAG
6 2 (0.39%) vCloud
6 2 (0.39%) Squid
6 2 (0.39%) Firmware
6 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.39%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.20%) RACF
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.20%) Corosync
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (2.94%) SCCM
2 12 (2.35%) OpenView
3 7 (1.37%) SCOM
4 6 (1.18%) Foglight
4 6 (1.18%) HP UCMDB
5 5 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.98%) Puppet
6 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.39%) Nagios
8 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.39%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.20%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 141 (27.65%) Microsoft
2 102 (20.00%) Oracle
3 93 (18.24%) VMware
4 66 (12.94%) Cisco
5 39 (7.65%) HP
6 28 (5.49%) Splunk
7 22 (4.31%) Citrix
8 21 (4.12%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.33%) NetApp
10 15 (2.94%) EMC
11 14 (2.75%) Remedy
12 9 (1.76%) Sun
13 8 (1.57%) IBM
14 6 (1.18%) New Relic
15 5 (0.98%) F5
15 5 (0.98%) SAP
16 4 (0.78%) KANA
16 4 (0.78%) Brocade
16 4 (0.78%) BMC
17 3 (0.59%) Juniper
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