The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 13.16% 2.44% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.86% 4.55% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £123 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +124.48% +8.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 28 22 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 73.68% 53.66% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 8
Median daily rate £350 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £166 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.96 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.82% -63.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Wakefield

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Wakefield

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Wakefield over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Wakefield

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) FMCG
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Security Management
1 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy