The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 127 143 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.98% 4.97% 8.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.22% 6.13% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 86 150
Median daily rate £385 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year +6.76% +0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.59% +32.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £19.05 £12.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.57
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.10%  

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 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
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Yorkshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Yorkshire

ITIL
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 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 +3 77 £425 +30.76% 44
North Yorkshire +5 35 £380 +26.66% 6
South Yorkshire -5 12 £206 -29.78% 6
East Yorkshire +3 2 - - 1
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 73 (30.17%) Windows
2 62 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 62 (25.62%) Active Directory
3 58 (23.97%) Service Management
4 53 (21.90%) Service Delivery
5 52 (21.49%) Finance
6 39 (16.12%) SLA
7 38 (15.70%) Cisco
8 34 (14.05%) Project Management
9 32 (13.22%) Problem Management
10 31 (12.81%) Incident Management
10 31 (12.81%) Firewall
11 30 (12.40%) VMware
12 28 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (11.57%) Change Management
13 27 (11.16%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (11.16%) Linux
14 26 (10.74%) ITSM
14 26 (10.74%) Windows 7
15 24 (9.92%) MS Excel
15 24 (9.92%) WAN
16 23 (9.50%) SQL Server
17 22 (9.09%) SQL
17 22 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (8.68%) Windows Server
19 20 (8.26%) Security Cleared
19 20 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (7.85%) LAN
20 19 (7.85%) Degree

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.89%) IIS
4 6 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.48%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.07%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.83%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.41%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.02%) MS Office
3 5 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.89%) Office 365
4 2 (0.83%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) IaaS
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.81%) Firewall
2 24 (9.92%) WAN
3 19 (7.85%) LAN
4 15 (6.20%) DNS
4 15 (6.20%) Wireless
5 14 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (5.79%) DHCP
6 10 (4.13%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.13%) VoIP
7 9 (3.72%) Cisco Wireless
7 9 (3.72%) SAN
8 8 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (3.31%) Internet
9 7 (2.89%) SSL
10 5 (2.07%) BGP
10 5 (2.07%) FTP
10 5 (2.07%) HTTP
10 5 (2.07%) HTTPS
10 5 (2.07%) SMTP
10 5 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.31%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.83%) MySQL
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.83%) Gatling
5 2 (0.83%) JIRA
5 2 (0.83%) Subversion
5 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
General
1 52 (21.49%) Finance
2 13 (5.37%) Banking
3 11 (4.55%) Legal
3 11 (4.55%) Retail
4 8 (3.31%) Law
4 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.83%) Local Government
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (30.99%) Analyst
2 39 (16.12%) Service Analyst
3 33 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (7.44%) Network Engineer
5 17 (7.02%) Infrastructure Manager
6 16 (6.61%) Administrator
7 14 (5.79%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 14 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.79%) Service Manager
8 13 (5.37%) ITIL Service Analyst
9 10 (4.13%) Consultant
9 10 (4.13%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (4.13%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.72%) IT Analyst
10 9 (3.72%) ITIL Manager
10 9 (3.72%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.72%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.31%) Active Directory Support
11 8 (3.31%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.72%) HTML
2 5 (2.07%) .NET
3 3 (1.24%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.24%) XML
4 2 (0.83%) CSS
4 2 (0.83%) JSON
4 2 (0.83%) Middleware
4 2 (0.83%) Web Services
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.31%) Blackberry
4 8 (3.31%) NHS
5 7 (2.89%) iSeries
6 6 (2.48%) iPad
6 6 (2.48%) iPhone
7 3 (1.24%) CMDB
8 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.83%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.83%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.41%) CESG
9 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.41%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.17%) Windows
2 27 (11.16%) Linux
3 26 (10.74%) Windows 7
4 21 (8.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (7.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (4.55%) Unix
9 10 (4.13%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.31%) Windows XP
11 7 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.83%) Android
12 2 (0.83%) CentOS
12 2 (0.83%) Solaris
12 2 (0.83%) SUSE
12 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.83%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.97%) Service Management
2 53 (21.90%) Service Delivery
3 34 (14.05%) Project Management
4 32 (13.22%) Problem Management
5 31 (12.81%) Incident Management
6 28 (11.57%) Change Management
6 28 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (10.74%) ITSM
8 22 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (6.61%) DevOps
10 14 (5.79%) Customer Requirements
11 12 (4.96%) Business Analysis
11 12 (4.96%) Service Design
12 11 (4.55%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.55%) Data Analysis
12 11 (4.55%) ITIL V3
12 11 (4.55%) Supplier Management
13 10 (4.13%) Migration
14 9 (3.72%) Integration Testing
14 9 (3.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.09%) SQL
2 9 (3.72%) JavaScript
2 9 (3.72%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.89%) C++
4 3 (1.24%) C
4 3 (1.24%) C#
4 3 (1.24%) Python
4 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.83%) Java
5 2 (0.83%) Ruby
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (11.16%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.85%) Degree
4 16 (6.61%) CCNA
5 13 (5.37%) CCNP
5 13 (5.37%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (3.31%) CCIE
8 8 (3.31%) MCSE
9 6 (2.48%) CCSE
10 5 (2.07%) CCDA
11 4 (1.65%) CISSP
12 3 (1.24%) CCSP
12 3 (1.24%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.24%) CISM
12 3 (1.24%) ISEB
12 3 (1.24%) MCDBA
12 3 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.12%) SLA
2 3 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (25.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (8.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.07%) Docker
3 5 (2.07%) vSphere
4 4 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.24%) Terminal Server
5 3 (1.24%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.83%) vCloud
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.83%) VMware GSX
6 2 (0.83%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.83%) XenServer
7 1 (0.41%) KVM
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (6.61%) SCCM
2 15 (6.20%) Tivoli
3 11 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (2.07%) Puppet
5 3 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.41%) Control-M
7 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.41%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 1 (0.41%) OpenView
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 62 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.70%) Cisco
3 30 (12.40%) VMware
4 16 (6.61%) ServiceNow
5 14 (5.79%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.37%) HP
6 13 (5.37%) Red Hat
7 12 (4.96%) NetIQ
8 10 (4.13%) Citrix
9 8 (3.31%) Avaya
9 8 (3.31%) F5
9 8 (3.31%) Oracle
10 7 (2.89%) Remedy
11 5 (2.07%) Brocade
11 5 (2.07%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.65%) BMC
12 4 (1.65%) Extreme Networks
12 4 (1.65%) Juniper
13 3 (1.24%) EMC
13 3 (1.24%) SolarWinds
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