The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 153 154 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.53% 7.32% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 10.09% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 53
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£340 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £152 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Average hourly rate £13.74 £42.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.67% +226.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £45.00 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.80% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1732 1527 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.89% 72.54% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 833 989
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 62 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ITIL
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +8 112 £350 +14.19% 46
South Yorkshire -5 22 £314 +39.44% 13
North Yorkshire +8 15 £375 +25.00% 10
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 111 (37.50%) Service Management
2 82 (27.70%) Windows
3 62 (20.95%) Microsoft
4 60 (20.27%) Service Delivery
5 52 (17.57%) Active Directory
6 48 (16.22%) Project Management
7 47 (15.88%) Finance
8 43 (14.53%) MS Excel
9 39 (13.18%) SLA
10 36 (12.16%) HP
10 36 (12.16%) PRINCE2
11 34 (11.49%) Change Management
12 32 (10.81%) Windows XP
13 31 (10.47%) UNIX
13 31 (10.47%) MS Office
13 31 (10.47%) Oracle
14 30 (10.14%) Problem Management
15 28 (9.46%) Incident Management
16 27 (9.12%) Release Management
17 25 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
19 23 (7.77%) Security Cleared
20 22 (7.43%) SC Cleared
20 22 (7.43%) ITIL V3
21 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
22 20 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
22 20 (6.76%) Supplier Management
22 20 (6.76%) Retail
23 19 (6.42%) Migration
23 19 (6.42%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.74%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.04%) IIS
4 7 (2.36%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.35%) CMS
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 4 (1.35%) Apache
7 4 (1.35%) NetWeaver
8 3 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (14.53%) MS Excel
2 31 (10.47%) MS Office
3 4 (1.35%) MS Project
3 4 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.70%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.03%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.39%) Firewall
2 12 (4.05%) SAN
3 10 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.04%) LAN
4 9 (3.04%) WAN
5 8 (2.70%) DNS
6 6 (2.03%) DHCP
6 6 (2.03%) FTP
7 5 (1.69%) VPN
7 5 (1.69%) Internet
8 4 (1.35%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.35%) InfiniBand
9 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.01%) NAS
9 3 (1.01%) PABX
9 3 (1.01%) SSL
9 3 (1.01%) DSL
10 2 (0.68%) 3G
10 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.73%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.72%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.70%) MySQL
4 8 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.34%) QlikView
9 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.69%) JIRA
2 3 (1.01%) Hudson
2 3 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (15.88%) Finance
2 20 (6.76%) Retail
3 18 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.01%) Billing
5 3 (1.01%) Local Government
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Publishing
6 2 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (0.68%) Cantonese Language
6 2 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (25.00%) Analyst
2 43 (14.53%) Service Manager
3 38 (12.84%) Service Analyst
4 20 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (6.42%) Applications Support
5 19 (6.42%) Support Analyst
6 17 (5.74%) Services Delivery Manager
6 17 (5.74%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (5.41%) Service Management Analyst
7 16 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 15 (5.07%) 1st Line Support
8 15 (5.07%) Administrator
9 13 (4.39%) Architect
10 12 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.72%) Release Manager
11 11 (3.72%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (3.04%) Transition Manager
12 9 (3.04%) Support Manager
12 9 (3.04%) Service Transition Manager
13 8 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.38%) .NET
2 8 (2.70%) Web Services
3 7 (2.36%) XML
4 5 (1.69%) Middleware
4 5 (1.69%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.35%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.01%) Spring
7 2 (0.68%) JMS
7 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.68%) JDBC
7 2 (0.68%) HTML
7 2 (0.68%) WCF
8 1 (0.34%) SOAP
8 1 (0.34%) WSDL
8 1 (0.34%) SAML
8 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.34%) Java EE
8 1 (0.34%) WinForms
8 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.08%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.05%) Clustering
3 9 (3.04%) NHS
4 8 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.70%) Statistics
5 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.35%) Physics
7 2 (0.68%) Open Source
7 2 (0.68%) Replication
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.34%) Firmware
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) HACMP
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) Kindle
8 1 (0.34%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.70%) Windows
2 32 (10.81%) Windows XP
3 31 (10.47%) UNIX
4 24 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (6.08%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.39%) Linux
8 9 (3.04%) Solaris
8 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.70%) CentOS
10 6 (2.03%) Windows NT
10 6 (2.03%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.01%) AIX
11 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.68%) HPUX
12 2 (0.68%) Debian
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.50%) Service Management
2 60 (20.27%) Service Delivery
3 48 (16.22%) Project Management
4 36 (12.16%) PRINCE2
5 34 (11.49%) Change Management
6 30 (10.14%) Problem Management
7 28 (9.46%) Incident Management
8 27 (9.12%) Release Management
9 25 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (7.43%) ITIL V3
11 20 (6.76%) Supplier Management
12 19 (6.42%) Migration
13 15 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.05%) CRM
15 10 (3.38%) Business Continuity
15 10 (3.38%) CMMI
15 10 (3.38%) Identity Management
16 8 (2.70%) Risk Management
16 8 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
16 8 (2.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.42%) SQL
2 13 (4.39%) Java
3 8 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.36%) C
5 6 (2.03%) Python
6 4 (1.35%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.01%) C#
8 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.68%) Perl
8 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.34%) JCL
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) PHP
9 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.43%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (4.73%) Degree
6 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.69%) CISSP
7 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.35%) MCSE
8 4 (1.35%) CCNA
8 4 (1.35%) SAP Certification
8 4 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.68%) MCP
9 2 (0.68%) CCSE
9 2 (0.68%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (0.68%) PMP
9 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.18%) SLA
2 10 (3.38%) COBIT
2 10 (3.38%) QA
3 8 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.01%) BS25999
6 2 (0.68%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (17.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.04%) vSphere
4 6 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.03%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) GPFS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.34%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) ServiceCenter
1 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.69%) SCCM
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.35%) Unicenter
3 4 (1.35%) WSUS
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (1.01%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.68%) OpenView
5 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) OVSD
6 1 (0.34%) Foglight
6 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 62 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.16%) HP
3 31 (10.47%) Oracle
4 18 (6.08%) VMware
5 14 (4.73%) Citrix
6 13 (4.39%) SAP
7 11 (3.72%) Cisco
8 10 (3.38%) Remedy
9 7 (2.36%) Perforce
9 7 (2.36%) Splunk
10 4 (1.35%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.35%) FatWire
10 4 (1.35%) Altiris
10 4 (1.35%) CA
10 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.01%) IBM
11 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.68%) JBoss
12 2 (0.68%) Adobe
12 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 Per Day per day (Ltd Co. basis)
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 425 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 a day
Posted: 23 days ago