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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 35 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 -22  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 61 106 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.23% 5.21% 9.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 5.96% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 58 119
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £178 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Median hourly rate £9.50 £11.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.48% -31.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1247 1778 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.42% 87.37% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1217 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 46 £389 +3.66% 21
Wakefield +3 5 £275 +124.48% 4
Pudsey +1 3 £400 +6.66%
Bradford 0 3 £375 - 16
Elland - 1 - -
ITIL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 47 (34.06%) Windows
2 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (26.81%) Finance
3 27 (19.57%) SLA
3 27 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 27 (19.57%) Service Delivery
4 26 (18.84%) Service Management
5 25 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (17.39%) Project Management
7 23 (16.67%) Cisco
8 22 (15.94%) WAN
8 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
9 21 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
10 20 (14.49%) Incident Management
11 19 (13.77%) VMware
11 19 (13.77%) Firewall
12 18 (13.04%) SQL
12 18 (13.04%) Linux
13 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (12.32%) LAN
13 17 (12.32%) Change Management
13 17 (12.32%) SCCM
13 17 (12.32%) Windows Server
13 17 (12.32%) Service Design
14 16 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (10.87%) Windows 7
16 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
17 13 (9.42%) Waterfall
17 13 (9.42%) DevOps

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 10 (7.25%) IIS
2 8 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.07%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.62%) IBM Domino
6 3 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.45%) CMS
7 2 (1.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.72%) Confluence
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.07%) Office 365
3 3 (2.17%) IaaS
3 3 (2.17%) PaaS
3 3 (2.17%) SaaS
4 2 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.94%) WAN
2 19 (13.77%) Firewall
3 17 (12.32%) LAN
4 12 (8.70%) DNS
5 9 (6.52%) DHCP
5 9 (6.52%) Internet
6 8 (5.80%) SAN
7 7 (5.07%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (4.35%) SSL
9 5 (3.62%) VLAN
9 5 (3.62%) Wireless
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.90%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (2.90%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.90%) Intranet
10 4 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.90%) Telnet
10 4 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.90%) MS Access
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.17%) MySQL
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.62%) JIRA
4 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.45%) Gatling
5 2 (1.45%) Subversion
5 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.72%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA Agile
General
1 37 (26.81%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Banking
3 9 (6.52%) Law
4 5 (3.62%) Retail
5 3 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (19.57%) Analyst
2 18 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
2 18 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 16 (11.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (9.42%) Consultant
5 12 (8.70%) Designer
6 10 (7.25%) Administrator
6 10 (7.25%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
9 5 (3.62%) Active Directory Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.62%) Implementation Specialist
9 5 (3.62%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.62%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 5 (3.62%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (2.90%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) HTML
1 6 (4.35%) XML
2 4 (2.90%) .NET
2 4 (2.90%) .NET Framework
2 4 (2.90%) jQuery
3 2 (1.45%) CSS
3 2 (1.45%) JSON
4 1 (0.72%) Middleware
4 1 (0.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.52%) Minimum Viable Product
3 7 (5.07%) iSeries
4 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.62%) Clustering
5 5 (3.62%) NHS
6 4 (2.90%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.90%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.17%) CMDB
8 2 (1.45%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.45%) FMCG
8 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.45%) Replication
8 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.72%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.06%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Linux
3 17 (12.32%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.87%) Windows 7
5 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.52%) Unix
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.07%) Windows 10
8 5 (3.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.17%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.45%) AIX
10 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.72%) CentOS
11 1 (0.72%) Solaris
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) Service Delivery
2 26 (18.84%) Service Management
3 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (17.39%) Project Management
5 20 (14.49%) Incident Management
6 17 (12.32%) Change Management
6 17 (12.32%) Service Design
7 13 (9.42%) DevOps
7 13 (9.42%) Problem Management
7 13 (9.42%) Waterfall
8 12 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 10 (7.25%) ITSM
9 10 (7.25%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.52%) Scrum
11 8 (5.80%) Load Balancing
11 8 (5.80%) Migration
11 8 (5.80%) People Management
11 8 (5.80%) Programme Delivery
11 8 (5.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.04%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.62%) C
5 4 (2.90%) C#
5 4 (2.90%) Delphi
6 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.72%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) Jython
6 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.52%) Degree
3 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.62%) CCNA
4 5 (3.62%) MCSE
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.45%) CCNP
6 2 (1.45%) CISM
6 2 (1.45%) CISSP
6 2 (1.45%) ISEB
6 2 (1.45%) MCP
6 2 (1.45%) MCSA
7 1 (0.72%) CCDA
7 1 (0.72%) CCENT
7 1 (0.72%) CCIE
7 1 (0.72%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.72%) MCDST
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (19.57%) SLA
2 5 (3.62%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.17%) vSphere
3 3 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.45%) Docker
4 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (12.32%) SCCM
2 10 (7.25%) Tivoli
3 9 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.90%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.17%) DameWare
5 3 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.45%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.45%) Puppet
6 2 (1.45%) SCOM
7 1 (0.72%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.72%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.67%) Cisco
3 19 (13.77%) VMware
4 13 (9.42%) HP
5 9 (6.52%) NetIQ
6 8 (5.80%) Avaya
6 8 (5.80%) Citrix
7 6 (4.35%) Brocade
7 6 (4.35%) IBM
8 5 (3.62%) Oracle
8 5 (3.62%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.62%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.90%) Dell
9 4 (2.90%) EMC
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.17%) LANDesk
10 3 (2.17%) Wyse
11 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.45%) Lotus
11 2 (1.45%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 - 6 Month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago