Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 42 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 122 121 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.51% 4.26% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 4.89% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 120
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £210 £113 £122
90th Percentile £550 £478 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £12.00 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.08% +1.05% -19.49%
10th Percentile £11.83 £9.08 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.13 £28.40 £12.56
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +33.92% -13.33% -

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 3,080 2,473 3,462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.63% 87.14% 88.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,108 1,690 2,315
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £281
90th Percentile £550 £545 £549
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 62 54
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% +6.66%
10th Percentile £11.04 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £30.90 £27.38 £31.28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.35 £14.66
% change year-on-year +21.32% -2.10% +5.64%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -19 82 £425 +13.33% 35
Bradford +1 18 £428 +14.00% 9
Brighouse +4 3 - -
Wakefield -9 3 £330 +5.60% 4
Todmorden - 2 - -
Halifax - 1 £375 - 1
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 44 (36.07%) Service Management
2 27 (22.13%) Microsoft
3 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (18.03%) Windows
5 22 (18.03%) Change Management
5 22 (18.03%) Finance
6 18 (14.75%) Project Management
7 17 (13.93%) ITSM
7 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.11%) VMware
9 15 (12.30%) SharePoint
9 15 (12.30%) ITIL V3
9 15 (12.30%) Service Design
10 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
10 14 (11.48%) Cisco
10 14 (11.48%) Degree
11 13 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
11 13 (10.66%) DevOps
11 13 (10.66%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (9.84%) HP
12 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.02%) SQL
13 11 (9.02%) LAN
13 11 (9.02%) Problem Management
13 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
14 10 (8.20%) Retail
14 10 (8.20%) Release 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 15 (12.30%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.82%) CMS
5 1 (0.82%) Confluence
5 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (8.20%) Office 365
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.56%) SaaS
3 6 (4.92%) IaaS
3 6 (4.92%) PaaS
4 4 (3.28%) Serverless
5 2 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.02%) LAN
2 10 (8.20%) DNS
3 9 (7.38%) WAN
4 7 (5.74%) MPLS
5 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.10%) BGP
6 5 (4.10%) Firewall
6 5 (4.10%) Network Security
6 5 (4.10%) OSPF
7 4 (3.28%) VPN
8 3 (2.46%) 802.11
8 3 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.46%) DHCP
8 3 (2.46%) IPsec
8 3 (2.46%) Wireless
9 2 (1.64%) SAN
9 2 (1.64%) Skype
9 2 (1.64%) SSL
9 2 (1.64%) VoIP
10 1 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.82%) Big Data
3 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.82%) MySQL
3 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) JIRA
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (18.03%) Finance
2 10 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Back Office
3 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.64%) Marketing
3 2 (1.64%) Publishing
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (17.21%) Service Manager
2 14 (11.48%) Analyst
2 14 (11.48%) Architect
3 12 (9.84%) IT Manager
4 10 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (6.56%) Consultant
5 8 (6.56%) DBA
5 8 (6.56%) IT Services Manager
5 8 (6.56%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.56%) Service Transition Manager
5 8 (6.56%) Transition Manager
6 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 6 (4.92%) Incident Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (4.10%) Incident and Problem Manager
8 5 (4.10%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) .NET
1 4 (3.28%) Web Services
2 3 (2.46%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.82%) Ajax
3 1 (0.82%) CSS
3 1 (0.82%) DOM
3 1 (0.82%) HTML
3 1 (0.82%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.82%) REST
3 1 (0.82%) SAML
3 1 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Clustering
2 5 (4.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.10%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.46%) CMDB
4 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.46%) Replication
4 3 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.64%) NHS
5 2 (1.64%) PKI
5 2 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) EPoS
6 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.03%) Windows
2 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.92%) Linux
4 4 (3.28%) VMS
5 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.82%) HPUX
7 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.82%) Unix
7 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Service Management
2 26 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.03%) Change Management
4 18 (14.75%) Project Management
5 17 (13.93%) ITSM
5 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (12.30%) ITIL V3
6 15 (12.30%) Service Design
7 13 (10.66%) DevOps
7 13 (10.66%) Mentoring
8 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2
9 11 (9.02%) Problem Management
9 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.20%) Release Management
11 9 (7.38%) High Availability
11 9 (7.38%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (7.38%) IT Strategy
12 8 (6.56%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.66%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.02%) SQL
3 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.28%) C#
5 3 (2.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.46%) Python
5 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.64%) Java
6 2 (1.64%) VBScript
7 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
2 13 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.56%) CCNP
4 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.92%) CCNA
5 6 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.92%) MCSE
6 5 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.28%) CCIE
7 4 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.64%) CCA
9 2 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.64%) MCITP
9 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.64%) PMP
10 1 (0.82%) CISM
10 1 (0.82%) CISSP
10 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) PMO
2 3 (2.46%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.46%) XenServer
5 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.64%) XenApp
6 1 (0.82%) KVM
6 1 (0.82%) QEMU
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) SCCM
2 6 (4.92%) SCOM
3 5 (4.10%) WSUS
4 4 (3.28%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.64%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.64%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.82%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.82%) Puppet
7 1 (0.82%) SCSM
7 1 (0.82%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.11%) VMware
3 14 (11.48%) Cisco
4 12 (9.84%) HP
5 9 (7.38%) Citrix
5 9 (7.38%) Oracle
6 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.56%) ServiceNow
7 6 (4.92%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.92%) Splunk
8 5 (4.10%) CA
8 5 (4.10%) F5
9 3 (2.46%) Dell
10 2 (1.64%) IBM
10 2 (1.64%) Lotus
10 2 (1.64%) McAfee
10 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.64%) Remedy
10 2 (1.64%) Trend Micro
10 2 (1.64%) Zoho