Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 39 31
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 129 138 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.80% 4.97% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.31% 5.72% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 82 117
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £223 £165 £168
90th Percentile £565 £488 £605
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +321.05% -33.33% +14.00%
10th Percentile £29.85 £8.41 £10.25
90th Percentile £41.00 £12.53 £22.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £11.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +240.43% -30.88% +36.00%

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 2,990 2,411 3,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.15% 86.88% 86.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,020 1,615 2,325
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £297 £281 £284
90th Percentile £538 £550 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 48 59
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -15.52% -17.14%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £30.66 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.31 £13.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +56.19% -17.46% -5.80%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -17 90 £410 +7.89% 45
Bradford -12 13 £600 +33.33% 3
Wakefield -2 4 £328 +19.09% 6
Brighouse +3 1 £288 -
Halifax -3 1 £700 +75.00%
Pudsey -3 1 £475 +18.75%
Todmorden - 1 - - 1
Pontefract - 1 - - 1
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) ITIL V3
3 26 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (20.16%) Service Management
4 21 (16.28%) Change Management
4 21 (16.28%) Finance
4 21 (16.28%) Degree
5 19 (14.73%) Project Management
5 19 (14.73%) Active Directory
6 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
6 18 (13.95%) Splunk
7 17 (13.18%) Windows
8 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
8 16 (12.40%) CA
9 14 (10.85%) ITSM
9 14 (10.85%) Python
9 14 (10.85%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (10.08%) Service Design
10 13 (10.08%) Shell Script
11 12 (9.30%) DevOps
12 11 (8.53%) PRINCE2
12 11 (8.53%) SLA
13 10 (7.75%) Perl
13 10 (7.75%) Scrum
13 10 (7.75%) Business Analysis
13 10 (7.75%) Windows Server
14 9 (6.98%) Coaching
14 9 (6.98%) Analytics
14 9 (6.98%) Office 365
14 9 (6.98%) 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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.55%) Mule
4 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (0.78%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Office 365
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.65%) SaaS
4 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.33%) IaaS
5 3 (2.33%) PaaS
6 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) LAN
1 5 (3.88%) WAN
2 4 (3.10%) DNS
2 4 (3.10%) SAN
2 4 (3.10%) VPN
3 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.33%) IPsec
3 3 (2.33%) MPLS
3 3 (2.33%) Network Security
4 2 (1.55%) Firewall
4 2 (1.55%) NAS
4 2 (1.55%) SSL
4 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.55%) VoIP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.78%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.78%) HSRP
5 1 (0.78%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.78%) SSH
5 1 (0.78%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) Big Data
2 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) DB2
3 1 (0.78%) OLAP
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Retail
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
4 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (15.50%) Service Manager
2 18 (13.95%) Analyst
3 13 (10.08%) Architect
3 13 (10.08%) Consultant
3 13 (10.08%) IT Manager
4 10 (7.75%) IT Services Manager
5 8 (6.20%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Implementation Specialist
6 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (5.43%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 6 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Monitoring Specialist
9 4 (3.10%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) Middleware
2 2 (1.55%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.78%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
1 5 (3.88%) User Experience
2 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.10%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.33%) NHS
3 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.55%) Clustering
4 2 (1.55%) CMDB
4 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.55%) PKI
4 2 (1.55%) Replication
4 2 (1.55%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) EPoS
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.18%) Windows
2 10 (7.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.88%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) Unix
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.33%) HPUX
5 3 (2.33%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.55%) AIX
6 2 (1.55%) Debian
6 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.55%) Solaris
6 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) ITIL V3
3 26 (20.16%) Service Management
3 26 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (16.28%) Change Management
5 19 (14.73%) Project Management
6 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 14 (10.85%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (10.85%) ITSM
8 13 (10.08%) Service Design
9 12 (9.30%) DevOps
10 11 (8.53%) PRINCE2
11 10 (7.75%) Business Analysis
11 10 (7.75%) Scrum
12 9 (6.98%) Analytics
12 9 (6.98%) Coaching
12 9 (6.98%) Release Management
12 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.20%) Performance Management
13 8 (6.20%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.85%) Python
2 13 (10.08%) Shell Script
3 10 (7.75%) Perl
4 8 (6.20%) SQL
5 5 (3.88%) C#
6 4 (3.10%) Java
6 4 (3.10%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.55%) Ruby
7 2 (1.55%) VBScript
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (16.28%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.33%) CCNA
4 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) CISA
5 2 (1.55%) CISM
5 2 (1.55%) CISSP
5 2 (1.55%) ISEB
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) CCSA
6 1 (0.78%) CCSE
6 1 (0.78%) MCSA
6 1 (0.78%) MCSE
6 1 (0.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) VCP5
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.53%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.55%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.55%) Ansible
2 2 (1.55%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (1.55%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.55%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.55%) Puppet
2 2 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.55%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.55%) WSUS
3 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.78%) SCSM
3 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Splunk
2 16 (12.40%) CA
2 16 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.98%) VMware
4 7 (5.43%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.65%) HP
6 5 (3.88%) Oracle
7 4 (3.10%) Cisco
7 4 (3.10%) Citrix
8 2 (1.55%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.55%) Google
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Intel
8 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.55%) Remedy
8 2 (1.55%) Snow
9 1 (0.78%) Cadence
9 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.78%) CommVault
9 1 (0.78%) Lotus