Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 27 18
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 137 218 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.50% 6.06% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 7.02% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 120 208
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +7.94%
10th Percentile £113 £125 £163
90th Percentile £535 £563 £508
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.08% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.25 £12.25 £12.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.94% -2.70% +13.17%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.91 £8.81
90th Percentile £40.00 £14.59 £22.37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.33%

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 2584 3105 3759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.86% 86.25% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 2037 2588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.64 £10.23 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -12 93 £350 +2.94% 26
Wakefield +2 18 £375 +50.00% 2
Bradford -6 4 £425 +11.84% 7
Huddersfield -1 3 £450 +278.95% 3
Pontefract - 2 £210 -
Pudsey - 2 £400 -
Brighouse - 1 - -
Elland - 1 - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 60 (43.80%) Active Directory
2 57 (41.61%) Windows
3 49 (35.77%) Microsoft
4 28 (20.44%) Office 365
5 27 (19.71%) SCCM
6 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (15.33%) Windows 7
8 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
10 17 (12.41%) Windows 10
10 17 (12.41%) Service Management
11 16 (11.68%) Change Management
11 16 (11.68%) SQL
11 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2
11 16 (11.68%) Cisco
11 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
11 16 (11.68%) Project Management
12 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (10.95%) Service Delivery
13 14 (10.22%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (10.22%) MCSE
13 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
15 12 (8.76%) LAN
15 12 (8.76%) SharePoint
15 12 (8.76%) Configuration Management
15 12 (8.76%) VMware
15 12 (8.76%) Finance
15 12 (8.76%) Information Security

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 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.76%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.38%) IIS
4 6 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.19%) CMS
6 3 (2.19%) Confluence
7 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.73%) JBoss
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.92%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.44%) Office 365
2 7 (5.11%) SaaS
3 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.65%) PaaS
5 4 (2.92%) IaaS
6 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.73%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) LAN
2 11 (8.03%) DNS
2 11 (8.03%) WAN
3 10 (7.30%) SAN
4 8 (5.84%) NetScaler
5 6 (4.38%) SMS
6 5 (3.65%) Firewall
6 5 (3.65%) Internet
6 5 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.92%) DHCP
8 3 (2.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.19%) Intranet
8 3 (2.19%) SSL
8 3 (2.19%) VPN
9 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.46%) VLAN
9 2 (1.46%) Wireless
10 1 (0.73%) IPsec
10 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.46%) MySQL
6 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.19%) JIRA
4 2 (1.46%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.46%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.73%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.73%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.73%) JMeter
5 1 (0.73%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (8.76%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Retail
3 4 (2.92%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) German Language
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (24.09%) Analyst
2 20 (14.60%) Service Analyst
3 19 (13.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (12.41%) Administrator
5 12 (8.76%) Consultant
6 10 (7.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.30%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.11%) Active Directory Analyst
7 7 (5.11%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.11%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.38%) Desktop Support
8 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Security Manager
8 6 (4.38%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.38%) SharePoint Administrator
8 6 (4.38%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.65%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) .NET
1 5 (3.65%) REST
2 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 4 (2.92%) WCF
3 2 (1.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.84%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.11%) Clustering
5 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.92%) Replication
6 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.19%) PMI
7 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.46%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.46%) CMDB
8 2 (1.46%) FMCG
8 2 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.73%) Fintech
9 1 (0.73%) Life Science
9 1 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.61%) Windows
2 21 (15.33%) Windows 7
3 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
4 17 (12.41%) Windows 10
5 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.03%) Windows XP
7 8 (5.84%) Android
7 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.11%) Linux
9 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.46%) AIX
10 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (12.41%) Service Management
3 16 (11.68%) Change Management
3 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2
3 16 (11.68%) Project Management
4 15 (10.95%) Service Delivery
5 14 (10.22%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (8.76%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.76%) Information Security
7 10 (7.30%) ITIL V3
8 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (6.57%) Migration
8 9 (6.57%) Problem Management
9 8 (5.84%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (5.11%) Supplier Management
11 6 (4.38%) ITSM
11 6 (4.38%) Security Management
12 5 (3.65%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.68%) SQL
2 11 (8.03%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.84%) Perl
3 8 (5.84%) Python
3 8 (5.84%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.92%) C#
4 4 (2.92%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.46%) Java
5 2 (1.46%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.22%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (10.22%) MCSE
3 10 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.30%) Degree
4 9 (6.57%) CISSP
5 8 (5.84%) MCSA
6 7 (5.11%) CISM
7 6 (4.38%) CCNA
7 6 (4.38%) CCNP
8 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.92%) CISA
9 4 (2.92%) MCP
9 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.19%) CCA
10 3 (2.19%) CCDP
10 3 (2.19%) CCEA
10 3 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.19%) MCDST
10 3 (2.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) GDPR
3 4 (2.92%) RMADS
4 3 (2.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.46%) QA
6 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.73%) PSD2
6 1 (0.73%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (43.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.65%) vSphere
4 4 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.19%) XenApp
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.73%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 27 (19.71%) SCCM
2 10 (7.30%) SCOM
3 3 (2.19%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.46%) DameWare
4 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.46%) Puppet
4 2 (1.46%) Terraform
4 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.46%) WSUS
5 1 (0.73%) Nessus
5 1 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (35.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.68%) Cisco
3 12 (8.76%) VMware
4 9 (6.57%) Citrix
4 9 (6.57%) ServiceNow
5 8 (5.84%) Apple
5 8 (5.84%) HP
6 7 (5.11%) CA
6 7 (5.11%) Splunk
7 6 (4.38%) Oracle
8 5 (3.65%) IBM
9 4 (2.92%) Dell
9 4 (2.92%) NetApp
10 3 (2.19%) Avaya
10 3 (2.19%) Brocade
10 3 (2.19%) Wyse
11 2 (1.46%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.46%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.46%) Lotus
11 2 (1.46%) Red Hat