The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 28 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.

ITIL Version 3
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 102 103
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 3 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 7
Median daily rate - £525 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +98.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £341
% change year-on-year - +17.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1139 1619 1575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 85.13% 82.86% 85.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 1135 1008
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in West Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in West Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in West Yorkshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Bradford +3 2 - - 1
Leeds +4 1 - - 3
ITIL V3
Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) CMDB
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (20.00%) Service Design
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management

ITIL V3
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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Incident and Problem Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Major Incident Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CMDB
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) SUSE
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) BCP
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) VMware