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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 8 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.63% 25.81% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 30.77% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £208 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +24.13%  

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 25 26 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 65.79% 83.87% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 12
Median daily rate £450 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £9.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.27% +56.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Wakefield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET

ITIL
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy
1 1 (16.67%) VMware