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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 252 153 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.45% 6.53% 7.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.60% 8.59% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 86 72
Average daily rate
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£300 £336 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% +12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £211 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.74 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -67.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.11 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.81 £24.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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
2377 1781 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.68% 75.98% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1109 843
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 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 31 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 31 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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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 +4 193 £316 -9.64% 33
South Yorkshire -6 25 £225 -28.28% 14
North Yorkshire +4 22 £250 -33.33% 10
East Yorkshire +3 1 £425 - 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 170 (33.60%) Windows
2 146 (28.85%) Microsoft
3 126 (24.90%) Service Management
4 121 (23.91%) SQL
5 95 (18.77%) Oracle
6 89 (17.59%) Incident Management
7 88 (17.39%) SQL Server
8 86 (17.00%) Active Directory
9 84 (16.60%) VMware
10 77 (15.22%) Finance
10 77 (15.22%) Change Management
11 65 (12.85%) ITIL Certification
12 64 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (12.25%) MS Office
13 62 (12.25%) SharePoint
14 61 (12.06%) UNIX
14 61 (12.06%) Cisco
14 61 (12.06%) Project Management
15 55 (10.87%) Problem Management
16 54 (10.67%) Linux
17 52 (10.28%) MS Excel
18 49 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 49 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
20 47 (9.29%) PRINCE2
21 46 (9.09%) IIS
21 46 (9.09%) SAN
22 45 (8.89%) Firewall
23 43 (8.50%) Configuration Management
23 43 (8.50%) .NET

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 62 (12.25%) SharePoint
2 46 (9.09%) IIS
3 32 (6.32%) MS Exchange
4 25 (4.94%) JBoss
5 24 (4.74%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.58%) Apache
7 8 (1.58%) SAS
8 7 (1.38%) Lync
9 6 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 62 (12.25%) MS Office
2 52 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.19%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.96%) Office 365
2 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.79%) IaaS
5 3 (0.59%) SaaS
6 2 (0.40%) PaaS
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 46 (9.09%) SAN
2 45 (8.89%) Firewall
3 38 (7.51%) LAN
4 37 (7.31%) WAN
5 26 (5.14%) DNS
6 24 (4.74%) LDAP
7 19 (3.75%) Internet
8 17 (3.36%) TCP/IP
9 13 (2.57%) SSL
10 12 (2.37%) DHCP
10 12 (2.37%) Network Security
11 10 (1.98%) VoIP
12 9 (1.78%) 4G
13 7 (1.38%) Wireless
13 7 (1.38%) 2G
13 7 (1.38%) 3G
13 7 (1.38%) MPLS
14 6 (1.19%) RTP
14 6 (1.19%) SS7
14 6 (1.19%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
6 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.58%) Oracle OLAP
7 8 (1.58%) OLAP
8 6 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.99%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.79%) MySQL
10 4 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.40%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (2.17%) Subversion
2 8 (1.58%) Maven
2 8 (1.58%) PVCS
3 6 (1.19%) Ant
4 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.59%) Toad
6 2 (0.40%) MSI
6 2 (0.40%) JUnit
6 2 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.40%) JIRA
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.40%) 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 77 (15.22%) Finance
2 23 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.96%) Legal
4 10 (1.98%) Banking
5 9 (1.78%) Retail
6 7 (1.38%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.79%) Law
7 4 (0.79%) Local Government
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 125 (24.70%) Analyst
2 50 (9.88%) Support Analyst
3 45 (8.89%) Project Manager
3 45 (8.89%) Service Analyst
4 33 (6.52%) Applications Support
5 29 (5.73%) Service Manager
6 28 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 27 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 26 (5.14%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (4.35%) Incident Manager
10 20 (3.95%) Support Engineer
10 20 (3.95%) Consultant
10 20 (3.95%) Technical Support
11 17 (3.36%) DBA
11 17 (3.36%) Applications Support Analyst
12 14 (2.77%) IT Project Manager
13 13 (2.57%) Migration Engineer
13 13 (2.57%) Administrator
14 12 (2.37%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (2.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.50%) .NET
2 30 (5.93%) XML
3 21 (4.15%) Web Services
4 8 (1.58%) J2EE
4 8 (1.58%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 6 (1.19%) SOAP
6 6 (1.19%) Spring
6 6 (1.19%) WSDL
7 4 (0.79%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.59%) Java EE
8 3 (0.59%) ODBC
8 3 (0.59%) Middleware
8 3 (0.59%) CSS
9 2 (0.40%) HTML
9 2 (0.40%) ISPF
9 2 (0.40%) EDI
9 2 (0.40%) WCF
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Axis
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.13%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.75%) Clustering
4 18 (3.56%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.36%) NHS
6 11 (2.17%) CMDB
7 10 (1.98%) Replication
8 9 (1.78%) Smartcard
8 9 (1.78%) Statistics
9 8 (1.58%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.19%) Cryptography
10 6 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.59%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.59%) PKI
13 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 170 (33.60%) Windows
2 64 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (12.06%) UNIX
4 54 (10.67%) Linux
5 49 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (7.11%) CentOS
8 34 (6.72%) Ubuntu
9 30 (5.93%) Windows 7
10 27 (5.34%) Windows XP
11 18 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (2.17%) Solaris
13 8 (1.58%) Windows NT
14 7 (1.38%) AIX
14 7 (1.38%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.19%) zOS
16 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.99%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (24.90%) Service Management
2 89 (17.59%) Incident Management
3 77 (15.22%) Change Management
4 61 (12.06%) Project Management
5 55 (10.87%) Problem Management
6 48 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 47 (9.29%) PRINCE2
8 43 (8.50%) Configuration Management
9 39 (7.71%) Workflow
9 39 (7.71%) ITSM
10 36 (7.11%) Service Delivery
11 34 (6.72%) Migration
12 30 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (5.14%) Release Management
14 19 (3.75%) Supplier Management
15 17 (3.36%) CRM
16 16 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (3.16%) Business Analysis
16 16 (3.16%) Line Management
17 13 (2.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 121 (23.91%) SQL
2 31 (6.13%) PL/SQL
3 25 (4.94%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.36%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.36%) Java
5 15 (2.96%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.96%) Shell Script
6 10 (1.98%) VB
7 9 (1.78%) Python
7 9 (1.78%) Perl
8 6 (1.19%) VBScript
8 6 (1.19%) Jython
9 5 (0.99%) C#
10 3 (0.59%) PHP
10 3 (0.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (0.40%) C
11 2 (0.40%) JCL
12 1 (0.20%) Ruby
12 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (12.85%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (8.50%) Security Cleared
3 32 (6.32%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.56%) MCSE
5 14 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (2.17%) MCP
8 10 (1.98%) CCNA
9 9 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.58%) Degree
10 8 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.38%) MCSA
12 6 (1.19%) HNC
12 6 (1.19%) MCDST
13 5 (0.99%) ISEB
13 5 (0.99%) CCNP
14 4 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.79%) MCITP
15 3 (0.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.30%) SLA
2 18 (3.56%) QA
3 16 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 86 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 49 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.56%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.36%) VMware Server
5 5 (0.99%) XenApp
5 5 (0.99%) XenServer
6 4 (0.79%) vSphere
6 4 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.40%) vCloud
8 2 (0.40%) UAG
8 2 (0.40%) Squid
8 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.40%) RACF
8 2 (0.40%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) Xen
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (4.35%) SCCM
2 14 (2.77%) SCOM
3 12 (2.37%) OpenView
4 7 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.19%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (1.19%) Foglight
5 6 (1.19%) Puppet
6 5 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.59%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.59%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.40%) WSUS
9 2 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.40%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 146 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 95 (18.77%) Oracle
3 84 (16.60%) VMware
4 61 (12.06%) Cisco
5 29 (5.73%) Splunk
6 26 (5.14%) HP
7 25 (4.94%) Citrix
8 19 (3.75%) NetApp
9 17 (3.36%) Red Hat
10 16 (3.16%) Remedy
11 10 (1.98%) EMC
12 9 (1.78%) Sun
12 9 (1.78%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.38%) IBM
14 6 (1.19%) New Relic
15 5 (0.99%) Meraki
16 4 (0.79%) F5
16 4 (0.79%) KANA
16 4 (0.79%) SAP
16 4 (0.79%) Brocade
South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £20 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £17 - £18 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago