Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 43 29
Rank change year-on-year -17 -14 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 118 143 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.42% 4.74% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 5.48% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 101 109
West Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% +7.69% -10.34%
10th Percentile £163 £113 £113
90th Percentile £538 £525 £496
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £40.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.48% +229.90% -17.80%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £8.44
90th Percentile £33.75 £40.00 £20.17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £23.08 £15.00
% change year-on-year -24.55% +53.83% -

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 3,016 2,609 2,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.39% 86.51% 87.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,054 1,803 1,938
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +1.22% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 68 71
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -4.13%
10th Percentile £11.18 £9.81 £10.20
90th Percentile £27.20 £40.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.85% +0.45%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -21 76 £425 +25.93% 37
Bradford -8 9 £319 -25.00% 4
Wakefield -7 5 £418 +11.33% 9
Brighouse +1 3 - -
Elland -1 3 £118 -
Halifax -3 2 £356 -26.92% 1
Todmorden - 2 - -
Huddersfield -12 1 £213 -52.78%
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.12%) Service Management
3 30 (25.42%) Windows
4 22 (18.64%) Active Directory
4 22 (18.64%) Cisco
5 21 (17.80%) Finance
6 18 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
7 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.56%) Degree
8 15 (12.71%) VMware
8 15 (12.71%) LAN
8 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
9 13 (11.02%) Change Management
9 13 (11.02%) ITSM
9 13 (11.02%) SQL
9 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
9 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (11.02%) ITIL V3
9 13 (11.02%) Windows Server
9 13 (11.02%) Service Design
10 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (10.17%) Mentoring
10 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
10 12 (10.17%) T-SQL
10 12 (10.17%) WAN
10 12 (10.17%) CCNP
10 12 (10.17%) CheckPoint
11 11 (9.32%) DNS

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 11 (9.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.85%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.93%) Office 365
4 6 (5.08%) IaaS
4 6 (5.08%) PaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.54%) SaaS
5 3 (2.54%) Serverless
6 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) LAN
2 12 (10.17%) WAN
3 11 (9.32%) DNS
4 10 (8.47%) Firewall
5 9 (7.63%) BGP
5 9 (7.63%) OSPF
6 6 (5.08%) MPLS
7 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.24%) DHCP
7 5 (4.24%) Network Security
7 5 (4.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.24%) VPN
8 4 (3.39%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (3.39%) TACACS
8 4 (3.39%) tcpdump
8 4 (3.39%) VoIP
8 4 (3.39%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.54%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) InstallShield
1 3 (2.54%) JIRA
1 3 (2.54%) MSI
1 3 (2.54%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Legal
4 2 (1.69%) Back Office
4 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (18.64%) Analyst
2 13 (11.02%) Transition Manager
3 11 (9.32%) DBA
3 11 (9.32%) Network Engineer
4 9 (7.63%) Service Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Service Manager
4 9 (7.63%) Service Transition Manager
5 8 (6.78%) SQL DBA
6 7 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.08%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 5 (4.24%) Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Incident Manager
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (4.24%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) Web Services
2 3 (2.54%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.69%) REST
3 2 (1.69%) SAML
4 1 (0.85%) Ajax
4 1 (0.85%) CSS
4 1 (0.85%) DOM
4 1 (0.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.85%) LAMP
4 1 (0.85%) LDAP
4 1 (0.85%) ODBC
4 1 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.24%) Clustering
3 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.54%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.54%) NHS
4 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.69%) CMDB
5 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.42%) Windows
2 13 (11.02%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
4 3 (2.54%) VMS
4 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) Service Management
2 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.71%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.02%) Change Management
4 13 (11.02%) ITIL V3
4 13 (11.02%) ITSM
4 13 (11.02%) Service Design
4 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.63%) DevOps
6 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (7.63%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
7 8 (6.78%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
8 7 (5.93%) High Availability
8 7 (5.93%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (5.93%) Project Management
8 7 (5.93%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.02%) SQL
3 12 (10.17%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.39%) Python
5 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.54%) VBScript
6 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.69%) Tcl
7 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (13.56%) Degree
3 12 (10.17%) CCNP
4 10 (8.47%) CCNA
4 10 (8.47%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.63%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (7.63%) MCSE
5 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.24%) CCIE
8 4 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.54%) CCENT
9 3 (2.54%) MCSA
10 2 (1.69%) CCA
10 2 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.69%) ISEB
10 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.69%) PMP
10 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) PMO
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (18.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.93%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.54%) XenServer
5 2 (1.69%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.85%) KVM
6 1 (0.85%) QEMU
6 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) SCCM
2 7 (5.93%) SCOM
2 7 (5.93%) WSUS
3 4 (3.39%) ArcSight ESM
3 4 (3.39%) HP SIM
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.69%) Puppet
5 2 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.85%) SCSM
6 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (33.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.64%) Cisco
3 15 (12.71%) VMware
4 12 (10.17%) CheckPoint
5 10 (8.47%) F5
5 10 (8.47%) Oracle
6 9 (7.63%) Citrix
6 9 (7.63%) SolarWinds
7 7 (5.93%) HP
8 5 (4.24%) McAfee
8 5 (4.24%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.39%) ArcSight
9 4 (3.39%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.39%) Dell
9 4 (3.39%) Splunk
10 3 (2.54%) Altiris
10 3 (2.54%) Ivanti
10 3 (2.54%) Symantec
11 2 (1.69%) Trend Micro
11 2 (1.69%) Tufin