Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 36 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 212 190 335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.28% 4.55% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 5.34% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 136 193
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £163 £113 £113
90th Percentile £543 £475 £555
England median daily rate £406 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +1.59% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.92% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £10.08 £9.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.90 £20.33 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.72 £17.00
% change year-on-year +1.81% -7.56% +3.03%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,320 3,557 4,942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.11% 85.26% 86.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,899 2,342 3,309
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £270
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 95 115
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -3.73% +6.31%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.89 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £32.65 £42.15
England median hourly rate £20.90 £23.14 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.70% +1.31% +3.82%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire -18 121 £413 +10.00% 58
North Yorkshire -1 43 £350 +27.27% 5
South Yorkshire +17 36 £325 +44.44% 12
East Yorkshire +1 2 £413 -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 62 (29.25%) Windows
2 54 (25.47%) Active Directory
3 53 (25.00%) Service Management
4 51 (24.06%) Microsoft
5 41 (19.34%) SCCM
6 37 (17.45%) PowerShell
7 36 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (16.04%) Finance
9 29 (13.68%) Cisco
10 26 (12.26%) Change Management
10 26 (12.26%) Self-Motivation
11 25 (11.79%) Windows 7
12 24 (11.32%) Project Management
13 23 (10.85%) Cisco Certification
13 23 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (9.91%) VMware
15 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2
15 20 (9.43%) VB
16 19 (8.96%) WAN
16 19 (8.96%) ITIL V3
17 18 (8.49%) LAN
17 18 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (8.49%) ITSM
17 18 (8.49%) Windows Server
18 17 (8.02%) Service Delivery
18 17 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (8.02%) Degree
18 17 (8.02%) Problem Management
19 16 (7.55%) CCNA
19 16 (7.55%) SharePoint

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 16 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.42%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.94%) Apache
6 2 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.94%) JBoss
6 2 (0.94%) Mule
6 2 (0.94%) nginx
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.66%) Office 365
2 10 (4.72%) SaaS
3 9 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.83%) IaaS
5 6 (2.83%) PaaS
6 4 (1.89%) Serverless
7 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.96%) WAN
2 18 (8.49%) LAN
3 11 (5.19%) DNS
3 11 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.25%) Firewall
5 7 (3.30%) BGP
5 7 (3.30%) MPLS
5 7 (3.30%) OSPF
5 7 (3.30%) VPN
6 6 (2.83%) Network Security
6 6 (2.83%) Wireless
7 5 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.36%) IPsec
7 5 (2.36%) SAN
7 5 (2.36%) Skype
8 4 (1.89%) DHCP
8 4 (1.89%) SSL
9 3 (1.42%) PBX
9 3 (1.42%) SMS
9 3 (1.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.94%) MySQL
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.47%) Big Data
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Power BI
7 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.94%) Toad
3 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) Subversion
3 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (16.04%) Finance
2 11 (5.19%) Retail
3 6 (2.83%) Japanese Language
4 3 (1.42%) Banking
4 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 2 (0.94%) Back Office
5 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (11.32%) Analyst
2 23 (10.85%) Service Manager
3 20 (9.43%) Architect
4 16 (7.55%) Administrator
4 16 (7.55%) Network Engineer
5 15 (7.08%) Technical Specialist
6 14 (6.60%) Consultant
7 13 (6.13%) IT Manager
8 11 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (5.19%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.19%) Service Analyst
9 10 (4.72%) DBA
9 10 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) IT Services Manager
10 9 (4.25%) Service Transition Manager
10 9 (4.25%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.25%) Transition Manager
11 8 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.77%) CSS
1 8 (3.77%) HTML
2 7 (3.30%) JSON
2 7 (3.30%) XML
3 4 (1.89%) .NET
3 4 (1.89%) Web Services
4 3 (1.42%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.42%) Middleware
5 2 (0.94%) RESTful
6 1 (0.47%) Ajax
6 1 (0.47%) DOM
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.47%) REST
6 1 (0.47%) SAML
6 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.26%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (4.72%) Clustering
3 8 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.36%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.89%) User Experience
6 3 (1.42%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.42%) CMDB
6 3 (1.42%) NHS
6 3 (1.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.42%) Tandem
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.94%) PKI
8 1 (0.47%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.47%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.25%) Windows
2 25 (11.79%) Windows 7
3 18 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.60%) Linux
5 8 (3.77%) Unix
6 5 (2.36%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.89%) VMS
7 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.42%) AIX
9 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) HPUX
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.00%) Service Management
2 36 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.26%) Change Management
4 24 (11.32%) Project Management
5 23 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (9.43%) PRINCE2
7 19 (8.96%) ITIL V3
8 18 (8.49%) ITSM
9 17 (8.02%) Problem Management
9 17 (8.02%) Service Delivery
10 16 (7.55%) Service Design
11 15 (7.08%) DevOps
11 15 (7.08%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (5.66%) Change Control
12 12 (5.66%) Configuration Management
12 12 (5.66%) Incident Management
12 12 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (4.72%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.45%) PowerShell
2 20 (9.43%) VB
3 14 (6.60%) SQL
4 8 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.30%) PHP
6 6 (2.83%) Python
7 4 (1.89%) C#
7 4 (1.89%) Perl
8 3 (1.42%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.94%) Java
9 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.94%) Ruby
9 2 (0.94%) VBScript
10 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (10.85%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (8.02%) Degree
4 16 (7.55%) CCNA
5 14 (6.60%) Security Cleared
6 13 (6.13%) CCNP
7 9 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (4.25%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (3.30%) MCSE
10 5 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.89%) CCIE
12 2 (0.94%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.94%) CCA
12 2 (0.94%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.77%) SLA
2 3 (1.42%) PMO
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.94%) GDPR
3 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (25.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.89%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.42%) XenApp
5 3 (1.42%) XenServer
6 2 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.47%) Docker
7 1 (0.47%) KVM
7 1 (0.47%) QEMU
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (19.34%) SCCM
2 12 (5.66%) WSUS
3 6 (2.83%) SCOM
4 4 (1.89%) HP SIM
4 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.89%) Puppet
5 3 (1.42%) Ansible
5 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.94%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.94%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.94%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 51 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.68%) Cisco
3 21 (9.91%) VMware
4 16 (7.55%) Oracle
5 14 (6.60%) Dell
6 13 (6.13%) HP
6 13 (6.13%) Intel
7 11 (5.19%) Citrix
7 11 (5.19%) F5
7 11 (5.19%) ServiceNow
8 10 (4.72%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.77%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.83%) Splunk
11 5 (2.36%) CA
11 5 (2.36%) IBM
11 5 (2.36%) Juniper
12 3 (1.42%) Avaya
12 3 (1.42%) Lotus
12 3 (1.42%) NetApp
13 2 (0.94%) Red Hat