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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 144 168 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.04% 7.64% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 10.26% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 73 69
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£305 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £172 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £33.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% +121.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £11.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +13.82%
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
1768 1637 1934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.10% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 893 1048
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 72 48
Average hourly rate £15.39 £36.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.26% +108.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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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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 0 94 £335 +0.75% 60
South Yorkshire -3 31 £275 +22.22% 11
North Yorkshire +14 13 £378 +214.58% 7
East Yorkshire -1 3 £500 - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 107 (33.86%) Service Management
2 82 (25.95%) Windows
3 65 (20.57%) Microsoft
4 58 (18.35%) Service Delivery
5 54 (17.09%) Active Directory
6 47 (14.87%) Finance
7 45 (14.24%) Project Management
8 44 (13.92%) MS Excel
8 44 (13.92%) SLA
9 38 (12.03%) UNIX
10 36 (11.39%) HP
11 35 (11.08%) Change Management
12 34 (10.76%) PRINCE2
13 33 (10.44%) Incident Management
14 32 (10.13%) Oracle
15 31 (9.81%) Problem Management
16 29 (9.18%) MS Office
17 28 (8.86%) Windows XP
18 27 (8.54%) ITIL V3
19 25 (7.91%) Release Management
20 24 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
20 24 (7.59%) Firewall
21 23 (7.28%) Cisco
22 22 (6.96%) SQL
22 22 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
22 22 (6.96%) Retail
22 22 (6.96%) Supplier Management
22 22 (6.96%) Security Cleared
22 22 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
23 21 (6.65%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (6.65%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.01%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.11%) IIS
4 8 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.27%) Apache
8 4 (1.27%) CMS
8 4 (1.27%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.32%) WordPress
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.18%) MS Office
3 6 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.22%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.90%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.59%) Firewall
2 16 (5.06%) Internet
3 14 (4.43%) LAN
3 14 (4.43%) WAN
4 13 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.80%) DNS
5 12 (3.80%) SAN
5 12 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (3.48%) IP Telephony
7 10 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (3.16%) VPN
7 10 (3.16%) DHCP
8 9 (2.85%) Wireless
9 6 (1.90%) FTP
10 4 (1.27%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.27%) InfiniBand
11 3 (0.95%) NAS
11 3 (0.95%) PABX
11 3 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.75%) Oracle Database
2 14 (4.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.53%) MySQL
4 8 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) QlikView
9 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.58%) JIRA
2 3 (0.95%) Hudson
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.95%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.63%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (14.87%) Finance
2 22 (6.96%) Retail
3 18 (5.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.90%) Back Office
5 5 (1.58%) Banking
6 3 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.95%) Billing
7 2 (0.63%) Local Government
7 2 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.63%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (25.00%) Analyst
2 42 (13.29%) Service Manager
3 40 (12.66%) Service Analyst
4 26 (8.23%) Support Analyst
5 22 (6.96%) Applications Support
5 22 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (5.70%) Administrator
7 17 (5.38%) Services Delivery Manager
7 17 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (5.06%) Service Management Analyst
8 16 (5.06%) 1st Line Support
9 15 (4.75%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.11%) Architect
11 12 (3.80%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (2.85%) Support Manager
14 8 (2.53%) Release Manager
14 8 (2.53%) Technical Support
15 7 (2.22%) Technical Manager
15 7 (2.22%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.48%) .NET
2 8 (2.53%) Web Services
3 7 (2.22%) XML
4 5 (1.58%) Middleware
4 5 (1.58%) Hibernate
5 4 (1.27%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.95%) Spring
7 2 (0.63%) HTML
7 2 (0.63%) WCF
7 2 (0.63%) JMS
7 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.63%) JDBC
8 1 (0.32%) SOAP
8 1 (0.32%) WSDL
8 1 (0.32%) SAML
8 1 (0.32%) WinForms
8 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.32%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.33%) Blackberry
1 20 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.16%) NHS
3 7 (2.22%) Clustering
3 7 (2.22%) Statistics
4 5 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.27%) CESG
5 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.27%) Physics
6 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.63%) Kindle
6 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.63%) Open Source
6 2 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.32%) Informatics
7 1 (0.32%) PMI
7 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 82 (25.95%) Windows
2 38 (12.03%) UNIX
3 28 (8.86%) Windows XP
4 22 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (6.01%) Linux
6 17 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (4.43%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.85%) Solaris
10 8 (2.53%) CentOS
11 7 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.90%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.58%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.95%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.95%) AIX
14 3 (0.95%) HPUX
14 3 (0.95%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.63%) Debian
16 1 (0.32%) Android
16 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.86%) Service Management
2 58 (18.35%) Service Delivery
3 45 (14.24%) Project Management
4 35 (11.08%) Change Management
5 34 (10.76%) PRINCE2
6 33 (10.44%) Incident Management
7 31 (9.81%) Problem Management
8 27 (8.54%) ITIL V3
9 25 (7.91%) Release Management
10 22 (6.96%) Supplier Management
10 22 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (6.01%) Migration
12 15 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (3.16%) Business Continuity
14 10 (3.16%) CMMI
14 10 (3.16%) Identity Management
15 9 (2.85%) ITSM
15 9 (2.85%) CRM
15 9 (2.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.96%) SQL
2 13 (4.11%) Java
3 9 (2.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.22%) Python
5 5 (1.58%) C
6 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.95%) C#
7 3 (0.95%) Perl
8 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.63%) Ruby
8 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.32%) JCL
9 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (6.96%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.65%) SC Cleared
4 17 (5.38%) Degree
5 16 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.53%) MCSE
8 8 (2.53%) CCNA
9 5 (1.58%) CISSP
10 4 (1.27%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.95%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.95%) MCSA
12 2 (0.63%) CCNP
12 2 (0.63%) ISEB
12 2 (0.63%) MCP
12 2 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.63%) Avaya Certification
12 2 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.92%) SLA
2 11 (3.48%) QA
3 10 (3.16%) COBIT
4 8 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.95%) BS25999
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.32%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (17.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.85%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.27%) vSphere
5 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.32%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.32%) GPFS
6 1 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.22%) SCCM
2 6 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.90%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.95%) Unicenter
4 3 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.95%) Hyperic
5 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.63%) SCOM
5 2 (0.63%) OpenView
5 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.32%) OVSD
6 1 (0.32%) Foglight
6 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
6 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.39%) HP
3 32 (10.13%) Oracle
4 23 (7.28%) Cisco
5 17 (5.38%) VMware
6 13 (4.11%) Citrix
7 11 (3.48%) SAP
8 10 (3.16%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.16%) Remedy
9 8 (2.53%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.22%) Perforce
10 7 (2.22%) Splunk
10 7 (2.22%) NetApp
11 6 (1.90%) Dell
11 6 (1.90%) IBM
11 6 (1.90%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.27%) FatWire
12 4 (1.27%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.95%) Nokia
13 3 (0.95%) CA
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £525 a day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 13 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Sheffield
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - 425 per day + negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago