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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 150 145 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.61% 6.86% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.99% 9.58% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 66 46
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £160 £198
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 11 13 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £44.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.59% +245.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.79 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +22.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1668 1513 1808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.48% 71.60% 70.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1051 828 993
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 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 53
Average hourly rate £14.50 £38.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.84% +120.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 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 22 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 22 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 +16.47% 52
South Yorkshire -7 20 £313 +56.25% 12
North Yorkshire +15 16 £325 +8.33% 13
East Yorkshire - - - - 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 113 (38.31%) Service Management
2 83 (28.14%) Windows
3 61 (20.68%) Microsoft
4 58 (19.66%) Service Delivery
5 51 (17.29%) Active Directory
6 48 (16.27%) Finance
6 48 (16.27%) Project Management
7 41 (13.90%) MS Excel
8 39 (13.22%) SLA
9 35 (11.86%) HP
10 34 (11.53%) Windows XP
10 34 (11.53%) PRINCE2
10 34 (11.53%) Change Management
11 32 (10.85%) MS Office
12 31 (10.51%) Oracle
13 29 (9.83%) Problem Management
14 28 (9.49%) UNIX
15 27 (9.15%) Release Management
15 27 (9.15%) Incident Management
16 26 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
17 25 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
19 22 (7.46%) ITIL V3
19 22 (7.46%) Security Cleared
20 21 (7.12%) SC Cleared
20 21 (7.12%) SQL
21 20 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
21 20 (6.78%) Retail
22 19 (6.44%) Supplier Management
22 19 (6.44%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.10%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.05%) IIS
4 7 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.69%) CMS
7 4 (1.36%) NetWeaver
7 4 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.36%) Apache
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.85%) MS Office
3 4 (1.36%) MS Project
3 4 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.71%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.03%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.41%) SAN
1 13 (4.41%) Firewall
2 9 (3.05%) LAN
2 9 (3.05%) WAN
2 9 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.71%) DNS
4 6 (2.03%) DHCP
4 6 (2.03%) FTP
5 5 (1.69%) VPN
6 4 (1.36%) Internet
6 4 (1.36%) DSL
6 4 (1.36%) InfiniBand
6 4 (1.36%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.02%) NAS
7 3 (1.02%) PABX
7 3 (1.02%) SSL
7 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.68%) 2G
8 2 (0.68%) 3G
8 2 (0.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.75%) Oracle Database
2 13 (4.41%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.71%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (2.37%) MySQL
6 6 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.69%) JIRA
2 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.34%) Hudson
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 48 (16.27%) Finance
2 20 (6.78%) Retail
3 19 (6.44%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.02%) Local Government
5 3 (1.02%) Billing
5 3 (1.02%) 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%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (25.08%) Analyst
2 43 (14.58%) Service Manager
3 40 (13.56%) Service Analyst
4 21 (7.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 20 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 19 (6.44%) Applications Support
7 17 (5.76%) Services Delivery Manager
7 17 (5.76%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (5.42%) Service Management Analyst
8 16 (5.42%) 1st Line Support
9 14 (4.75%) Administrator
9 14 (4.75%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.41%) Architect
11 11 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.73%) Release Manager
11 11 (3.73%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (3.05%) Transition Manager
12 9 (3.05%) Service Transition Manager
12 9 (3.05%) Technical Support
12 9 (3.05%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.39%) .NET
2 7 (2.37%) XML
3 6 (2.03%) Web Services
4 5 (1.69%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.36%) SAP Basis
6 3 (1.02%) Spring
6 3 (1.02%) Middleware
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%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.34%) Java EE
8 1 (0.34%) SOAP
8 1 (0.34%) WSDL
8 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.34%) SAML
8 1 (0.34%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.76%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.08%) Clustering
3 9 (3.05%) Statistics
3 9 (3.05%) NHS
4 7 (2.37%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.36%) Replication
6 4 (1.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.36%) Physics
7 2 (0.68%) Open Source
7 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Informatics
8 1 (0.34%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.34%) HACMP
8 1 (0.34%) Firmware
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (28.14%) Windows
2 34 (11.53%) Windows XP
3 28 (9.49%) UNIX
4 26 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (6.44%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.41%) Linux
8 10 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.05%) Solaris
10 8 (2.71%) CentOS
11 6 (2.03%) Windows NT
11 6 (2.03%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.02%) AIX
13 2 (0.68%) Debian
13 2 (0.68%) HPUX
13 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (38.31%) Service Management
2 58 (19.66%) Service Delivery
3 48 (16.27%) Project Management
4 34 (11.53%) PRINCE2
4 34 (11.53%) Change Management
5 29 (9.83%) Problem Management
6 27 (9.15%) Release Management
6 27 (9.15%) Incident Management
7 25 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (7.46%) ITIL V3
9 19 (6.44%) Supplier Management
9 19 (6.44%) Migration
10 15 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.07%) CRM
12 10 (3.39%) Business Continuity
12 10 (3.39%) CMMI
12 10 (3.39%) Identity Management
12 10 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (2.71%) Risk Management
13 8 (2.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.12%) SQL
2 13 (4.41%) Java
3 8 (2.71%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.03%) C
4 6 (2.03%) Python
5 4 (1.36%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.02%) C#
7 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.68%) Perl
7 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) JCL
Qualifications
1 22 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.12%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (5.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (4.75%) Degree
6 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.69%) CISSP
9 4 (1.36%) CCNA
9 4 (1.36%) SAP Certification
9 4 (1.36%) MCSE
9 4 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.68%) CCNP
10 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.68%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (0.68%) PMP
10 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.68%) ISEB
10 2 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.22%) SLA
2 10 (3.39%) COBIT
2 10 (3.39%) QA
3 7 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.02%) BS25999
6 1 (0.34%) HL7
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 51 (17.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.05%) vSphere
4 6 (2.03%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.34%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.34%) GPFS
6 1 (0.34%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (2.03%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (1.69%) SCCM
3 4 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.36%) WSUS
4 3 (1.02%) Hyperic
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.02%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.68%) OpenView
5 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.34%) OVSD
6 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 61 (20.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.86%) HP
3 31 (10.51%) Oracle
4 19 (6.44%) VMware
5 14 (4.75%) Citrix
6 13 (4.41%) SAP
7 12 (4.07%) Cisco
8 10 (3.39%) Remedy
9 7 (2.37%) Splunk
10 5 (1.69%) Perforce
11 4 (1.36%) FatWire
11 4 (1.36%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.36%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.36%) Altiris
12 3 (1.02%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.02%) IBM
12 3 (1.02%) CA
13 2 (0.68%) NetApp
13 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.68%) Symantec
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
QUANTICA
Rate: £15 - £17 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per annum 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 5 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £300 per annum 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 a day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bradford
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 27 days ago