The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 107 89
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 15 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.63% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% 4.50% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 15
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £9.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -40.90% -2.22%  

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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 190 289 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.23% 14.08% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 182 189
Median daily rate £401 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.58% +20.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £614 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.32 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £17.50 £20.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in West Yorkshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +21 12 £350 -6.66% 1
Bradford +8 2 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £313 - 1
ITIL Certification
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Design
5 4 (19.05%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
7 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
7 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) VPN
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DMZ
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Designer
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
3 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) SUSE
4 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Design
3 4 (19.05%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Conflict Management
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) KYC
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.76%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCDA
3 1 (4.76%) CCDP
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) MCDST
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Altiris
4 1 (4.76%) Avaya
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas