Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 25 February 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 25 24
Rank change year-on-year -18 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 152 181 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.74% 6.11% 6.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 7.23% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 181
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £125 £124 £163
90th Percentile £538 £500 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £355 £350
% change year-on-year -2.82% +1.43% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £11.10 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +260.36% -38.33% +44.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +166.67% - +13.21%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,736 2,505 3,475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.31% 84.63% 84.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,850 1,629 2,352
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £268
90th Percentile £545 £550 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year - +2.24% +8.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 62 90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £15.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -5.28% -8.45%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.40 £25.79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +34.54% -0.90% -6.25%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in West Yorkshire

ITIL
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in West Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in West Yorkshire

ITIL
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
Leeds -1 111 £350 - 53
Wakefield 0 9 £410 +90.70% 3
Halifax -3 3 £488 +14.71%
Bradford -23 3 £405 +1.89% 12
Pontefract - 3 £210 -
Brighouse +4 1 £288 -
Huddersfield -6 1 £300 +152.63%
Pudsey - 1 £475 -
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 49 (32.24%) Active Directory
2 45 (29.61%) Windows
3 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
4 26 (17.11%) ITIL V3
5 25 (16.45%) Office 365
5 25 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (15.13%) Degree
7 22 (14.47%) Shell Script
7 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
7 22 (14.47%) Python
8 21 (13.82%) Splunk
8 21 (13.82%) Capacity Planning
9 20 (13.16%) SCCM
9 20 (13.16%) Perl
9 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (12.50%) CA
11 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
11 17 (11.18%) Finance
12 16 (10.53%) SQL
12 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (10.53%) Project Management
12 16 (10.53%) Windows 10
12 16 (10.53%) Windows Server
13 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
14 13 (8.55%) MS Exchange
15 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (7.24%) Windows 7
16 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (7.24%) LAN
17 10 (6.58%) Change Management

ITIL
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 13 (8.55%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.97%) IIS
5 3 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.32%) CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Mule
6 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.66%) JBoss
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.63%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.66%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.45%) Office 365
2 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.97%) PaaS
4 3 (1.97%) SaaS
5 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) LAN
2 10 (6.58%) WAN
3 7 (4.61%) SAN
4 5 (3.29%) DNS
4 5 (3.29%) NetScaler
5 4 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.97%) DHCP
7 2 (1.32%) Internet
7 2 (1.32%) NAS
7 2 (1.32%) Skype
7 2 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (0.66%) 3G
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.66%) Firewall
8 1 (0.66%) HSRP
8 1 (0.66%) IPsec
8 1 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.32%) MySQL
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) DB2
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.66%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (11.18%) Finance
2 4 (2.63%) Retail
3 2 (1.32%) German Language
3 2 (1.32%) Law
3 2 (1.32%) Legal
3 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.66%) Banking
4 1 (0.66%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 33 (21.71%) Analyst
2 19 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 16 (10.53%) Consultant
4 15 (9.87%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (7.24%) Service Manager
6 10 (6.58%) Implementation Specialist
7 8 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.26%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 8 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.61%) Administrator
8 7 (4.61%) Architect
8 7 (4.61%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.61%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.95%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (3.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Active Directory Analyst
10 5 (3.29%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.26%) .NET
2 6 (3.95%) HTML
3 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (2.63%) REST
3 4 (2.63%) WCF
4 3 (1.97%) Web Services
5 2 (1.32%) Middleware
5 2 (1.32%) XML
6 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.66%) CSS
6 1 (0.66%) jQuery
6 1 (0.66%) JSON
6 1 (0.66%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.95%) Driving Licence
3 4 (2.63%) Clustering
4 3 (1.97%) PMI
4 3 (1.97%) Replication
4 3 (1.97%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.32%) NHS
5 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (0.66%) CMDB
6 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.66%) Fintech
6 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.61%) Windows
2 16 (10.53%) Windows 10
2 16 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.24%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.58%) Windows XP
6 8 (5.26%) Android
7 5 (3.29%) Linux
8 4 (2.63%) Unix
9 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.32%) AIX
10 2 (1.32%) Debian
10 2 (1.32%) HPUX
10 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.11%) ITIL V3
2 25 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (14.47%) Configuration Management
4 21 (13.82%) Capacity Planning
5 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
7 16 (10.53%) Project Management
8 10 (6.58%) Change Management
8 10 (6.58%) Service Management
9 9 (5.92%) Analytics
9 9 (5.92%) ITSM
9 9 (5.92%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.26%) Information Security
10 8 (5.26%) Migration
11 7 (4.61%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (4.61%) Scrum
11 7 (4.61%) Service Design
11 7 (4.61%) Supplier Management
12 6 (3.95%) Data Analysis
12 6 (3.95%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.47%) Python
1 22 (14.47%) Shell Script
2 20 (13.16%) Perl
3 16 (10.53%) SQL
4 9 (5.92%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.29%) C#
5 5 (3.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.63%) Java
6 4 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.13%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) CISM
2 9 (5.92%) CISSP
2 9 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.26%) CISA
3 8 (5.26%) MCSE
4 6 (3.95%) MCSA
5 5 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.63%) CCA
6 4 (2.63%) CCAA
6 4 (2.63%) CCEA
6 4 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.97%) CCNA
7 3 (1.97%) MCP
7 3 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.97%) PMP
8 2 (1.32%) CCIE
8 2 (1.32%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) GDPR
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 31000
3 1 (0.66%) PSD2
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (32.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.63%) XenApp
4 3 (1.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (13.16%) SCCM
2 5 (3.29%) SCOM
3 4 (2.63%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.32%) Ansible
4 2 (1.32%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.82%) Splunk
3 19 (12.50%) CA
4 10 (6.58%) VMware
5 9 (5.92%) Citrix
6 8 (5.26%) Apple
6 8 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (2.63%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.97%) Google
9 2 (1.32%) Avaya
9 2 (1.32%) Capita
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.66%) Apigee
10 1 (0.66%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.66%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.66%) Cadence
10 1 (0.66%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.66%) New Relic
10 1 (0.66%) Orchard