The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 41
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 1.28% 1.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.09% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £383 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.31 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.03% -25.00%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 87 115 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.38% 21.06% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 40
Median daily rate £425 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £45.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.22% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in South Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in South Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware