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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 189 210 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.72% 8.24% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 10.25% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 143 63
Average daily rate £325 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.65% +12.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.85 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.35
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +1.69%
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
2258 2048 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.27% 80.35% 75.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1501 1387 1027
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -5 125 £350 - 50
North Yorkshire +21 34 £230 -40.25% 14
South Yorkshire -16 25 £356 +11.76% 9
East Yorkshire -5 1 - - 3
Humberside - 1 £420 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 133 (34.10%) Windows
2 110 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 87 (22.31%) Active Directory
3 87 (22.31%) Finance
4 62 (15.90%) Service Management
5 61 (15.64%) Incident Management
6 59 (15.13%) Change Management
7 53 (13.59%) MS Excel
8 51 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (13.08%) Problem Management
8 51 (13.08%) Windows Server
9 50 (12.82%) Linux
10 47 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
11 44 (11.28%) Cisco
11 44 (11.28%) MS Office
12 40 (10.26%) Oracle
13 39 (10.00%) VMware
14 38 (9.74%) SQL
14 38 (9.74%) Red Hat
14 38 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 36 (9.23%) Windows 7
15 36 (9.23%) SLA
16 35 (8.97%) Service Delivery
17 34 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (8.72%) ITIL V3
18 33 (8.46%) Project Management
19 32 (8.21%) PRINCE2
19 32 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
21 30 (7.69%) Firewall

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.85%) JBoss
3 8 (2.05%) IIS
4 6 (1.54%) SAS
5 5 (1.28%) Apache
5 5 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.77%) CICS
7 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.51%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.28%) MS Office
3 8 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (2.05%) MS Project
3 8 (2.05%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.56%) Office 365
2 9 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.05%) IaaS
4 7 (1.79%) SaaS
5 5 (1.28%) PaaS
6 3 (0.77%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.69%) Firewall
2 25 (6.41%) DNS
3 23 (5.90%) LAN
4 19 (4.87%) Internet
5 18 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 18 (4.62%) VoIP
6 17 (4.36%) VPN
7 13 (3.33%) SAN
7 13 (3.33%) WAN
8 11 (2.82%) DHCP
9 5 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.28%) SSL
9 5 (1.28%) Wireless
10 4 (1.03%) BGP
10 4 (1.03%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.77%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.77%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.31%) MySQL
3 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.54%) Base SAS
5 6 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.28%) OLAP
6 5 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.51%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.31%) JIRA
2 8 (2.05%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.05%) Subversion
3 7 (1.79%) Maven
3 7 (1.79%) Selenium
4 6 (1.54%) MSI
4 6 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.28%) JUnit
5 5 (1.28%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.77%) JDeveloper
6 3 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.51%) Ant
7 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.51%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.26%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 87 (22.31%) Finance
2 17 (4.36%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.56%) Banking
4 6 (1.54%) Retail
5 5 (1.28%) Electronics
5 5 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.28%) Marketing
6 4 (1.03%) Games
6 4 (1.03%) Legal
7 3 (0.77%) Law
8 2 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (31.79%) Analyst
2 56 (14.36%) Service Analyst
3 50 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 39 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 31 (7.95%) Support Analyst
6 27 (6.92%) ITIL Manager
7 26 (6.67%) Administrator
8 21 (5.38%) Incident Manager
9 20 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 18 (4.62%) Business Analyst
11 16 (4.10%) Service Desk Support
12 15 (3.85%) Consultant
12 15 (3.85%) Security Specialist
13 14 (3.59%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
13 14 (3.59%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.33%) Applications Support
14 13 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (3.33%) IT Manager
14 13 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
15 12 (3.08%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.62%) .NET
2 14 (3.59%) Middleware
3 10 (2.56%) XML
4 5 (1.28%) Classic ASP
4 5 (1.28%) J2EE
4 5 (1.28%) LAMP
4 5 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.77%) ISPF
5 3 (0.77%) SOAP
5 3 (0.77%) XSD
5 3 (0.77%) XSLT
6 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.51%) CSS
6 2 (0.51%) HTML
6 2 (0.51%) Spring
6 2 (0.51%) Web Services
7 1 (0.26%) Ajax
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.26%) Java EE
7 1 (0.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.08%) CESG
3 12 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (3.08%) NHS
3 12 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.28%) Clustering
6 5 (1.28%) CMDB
6 5 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.03%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (1.03%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.03%) Replication
7 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.03%) Wiki
8 3 (0.77%) AS400
8 3 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.77%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 133 (34.10%) Windows
2 51 (13.08%) Windows Server
3 50 (12.82%) Linux
4 38 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (9.23%) Windows 7
6 23 (5.90%) Windows XP
7 18 (4.62%) Unix
7 18 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (3.59%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.33%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.54%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.77%) zOS
13 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.90%) Service Management
2 61 (15.64%) Incident Management
3 59 (15.13%) Change Management
4 51 (13.08%) Problem Management
5 35 (8.97%) Service Delivery
6 34 (8.72%) ITIL V3
7 33 (8.46%) Project Management
8 32 (8.21%) PRINCE2
9 31 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (7.18%) ITSM
10 28 (7.18%) Migration
11 24 (6.15%) High Availability
12 20 (5.13%) Configuration Management
12 20 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (3.59%) Security Management
14 13 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
15 12 (3.08%) Release Management
15 12 (3.08%) Risk Management
16 11 (2.82%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.74%) SQL
2 22 (5.64%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 8 (2.05%) Java
5 7 (1.79%) VB
6 6 (1.54%) C#
6 6 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.28%) PHP
7 5 (1.28%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.28%) VBA
8 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.77%) JCL
9 3 (0.77%) Ruby
9 3 (0.77%) XPath
10 2 (0.51%) C++
10 2 (0.51%) Python
10 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.26%) C
11 1 (0.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
3 34 (8.72%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (4.36%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.10%) MCSA
5 16 (4.10%) MCSE
6 15 (3.85%) CCNA
6 15 (3.85%) CEH
6 15 (3.85%) CISSP
6 15 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 14 (3.59%) MCDST
7 14 (3.59%) MCP
8 13 (3.33%) CCNP
9 12 (3.08%) Degree
10 8 (2.05%) MCITP
11 5 (1.28%) CISA
11 5 (1.28%) MOS
11 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.23%) SLA
2 18 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.56%) QA
4 7 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (1.54%) ISO 9000
6 4 (1.03%) COBIT
7 3 (0.77%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.77%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.26%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.26%) RMADS
8 1 (0.26%) Val IT
System Software
1 87 (22.31%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.03%) SRDF
5 3 (0.77%) RACF
5 3 (0.77%) Time Sharing Option
5 3 (0.77%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.51%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.51%) vSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.26%) vCloud
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
7 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (5.38%) SCCM
2 15 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.33%) Puppet
4 6 (1.54%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.54%) SCOM
5 5 (1.28%) DameWare
6 3 (0.77%) Nagios
6 3 (0.77%) OMEGAMON
6 3 (0.77%) Opsview
6 3 (0.77%) Salt
6 3 (0.77%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.51%) Foglight
7 2 (0.51%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.51%) vRealize
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.26%) Nessus
8 1 (0.26%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 110 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.28%) Cisco
3 40 (10.26%) Oracle
4 39 (10.00%) VMware
5 38 (9.74%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.59%) HP
7 13 (3.33%) Citrix
8 11 (2.82%) Siebel
9 10 (2.56%) SAP
10 9 (2.31%) F5
10 9 (2.31%) NetApp
11 7 (1.79%) IBM
12 6 (1.54%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.54%) EMC
13 5 (1.28%) Remedy
14 4 (1.03%) Brocade
15 3 (0.77%) Dell
15 3 (0.77%) Peregrine
15 3 (0.77%) Qualys
15 3 (0.77%) RightScale
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