The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

ITIL Version 3
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 127 111
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 3 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.45% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.56% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 20
Median daily rate - £488 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +83.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £343
% change year-on-year - +16.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1759 2332 2198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.85% 81.11% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1127 1595 1422
Median daily rate £410 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £37.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Yorkshire

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
West Yorkshire +10 3 - - 5
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
5 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Brocade
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Incident and Problem Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Major Incident Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) SUSE
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
6 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Brocade
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) VMware