Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 14 October 2019 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 34 62
Rank change year-on-year +14 +28 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL 71 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.33% 4.53% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 5.30% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -4.76% -26.96%
10th Percentile £170 £170 £157
90th Percentile £491 £431 £380
Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.31% +26.79% -34.88%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.80 £13.50
90th Percentile £16.73 £24.78 £14.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.41 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.10% +33.92% -13.33%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 834 717 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.16% 85.46% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 458 359
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £261 £226 £236
90th Percentile £550 £541 £595
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 13
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -17.13% -27.60%
10th Percentile £10.16 £9.31 £11.30
90th Percentile £22.00 £27.41 £43.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £17.41 £14.35
% change year-on-year -6.66% +21.32% -3.46%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in South Yorkshire

ITIL
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 in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in South Yorkshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 51 £348 +6.92% 9
Doncaster +10 13 £400 +39.13% 2
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.21%) Service Management
3 23 (32.39%) Windows
4 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
5 17 (23.94%) LAN
6 15 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2
7 13 (18.31%) Migration
8 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.49%) ITSM
8 11 (15.49%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (15.49%) Asset Management
8 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
9 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
9 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
9 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.68%) MCITP
10 9 (12.68%) Smartphone
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
10 9 (12.68%) VPN
10 9 (12.68%) HP
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (12.68%) NHS
10 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
11 8 (11.27%) Azure
11 8 (11.27%) ServiceNow
11 8 (11.27%) Public Sector
11 8 (11.27%) BitLocker
11 8 (11.27%) Windows 10

ITIL
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 9 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.82%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (2.82%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 2 (2.82%) Mule
2 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.82%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.82%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (1.41%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Azure
2 7 (9.86%) AWS
3 5 (7.04%) Office 365
4 2 (2.82%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) LAN
2 11 (15.49%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (12.68%) VPN
4 7 (9.86%) VoIP
5 5 (7.04%) WAN
6 4 (5.63%) Firewall
7 3 (4.23%) MPLS
7 3 (4.23%) SSL
7 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.82%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.82%) HTTP
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.41%) Network Security
9 1 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.82%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.82%) Power BI
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.27%) Public Sector
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) German Language
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Local Government
6 1 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 20 (28.17%) Support Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) IT Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) IT Support
4 15 (21.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 14 (19.72%) Desktop Support
6 9 (12.68%) Service Analyst
7 8 (11.27%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (9.86%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Applications Packager
9 5 (7.04%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) Node.js
1 2 (2.82%) RESTful
1 2 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.41%) COM
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) NHS
1 9 (12.68%) Smartphone
2 7 (9.86%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.23%) SCADA
5 1 (1.41%) CESG
5 1 (1.41%) Robotics
5 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.27%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Service Management
2 15 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (18.31%) Migration
3 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2
4 11 (15.49%) Asset Management
4 11 (15.49%) ITSM
4 11 (15.49%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL V3
7 7 (9.86%) TOGAF
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
9 5 (7.04%) Change Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 4 (5.63%) Business Change Management
10 4 (5.63%) Logistics
10 4 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Java
2 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.82%) Perl
2 2 (2.82%) Python
2 2 (2.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) MCITP
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) Degree
4 5 (7.04%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) HND
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.23%) CCNP
7 2 (2.82%) CCNA
7 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) COBIT
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) HP
3 8 (11.27%) Citrix
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) ServiceNow
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
5 5 (7.04%) Avaya
5 5 (7.04%) VMware
6 4 (5.63%) F5
7 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.23%) Juniper
7 3 (4.23%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.82%) IBM
8 2 (2.82%) IronPort
8 2 (2.82%) Veeam
9 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com