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 25 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 29 15
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 87 168 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.37% 6.07% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 7.01% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 99 154
Median daily rate £350 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +28.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £148 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.13% +48.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.68 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.25 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

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 1680 2396 2467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.42% 86.53% 83.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 1666 1725
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 25 June 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 25 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
West Yorkshire -8 59 £375 - 56
North Yorkshire +6 17 £125 -53.70% 2
South Yorkshire -18 9 £325 -24.63% 6
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 74 (34.10%) Windows
2 55 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 54 (24.88%) Microsoft
4 40 (18.43%) Service Management
4 40 (18.43%) Finance
5 37 (17.05%) SLA
6 35 (16.13%) Project Management
6 35 (16.13%) Service Delivery
7 33 (15.21%) Cisco
7 33 (15.21%) ITIL Certification
8 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (13.82%) Firewall
9 30 (13.82%) WAN
10 28 (12.90%) SQL Server
10 28 (12.90%) Change Management
10 28 (12.90%) SCCM
10 28 (12.90%) Windows 7
11 27 (12.44%) VMware
11 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (11.52%) Incident Management
13 24 (11.06%) SQL
14 23 (10.60%) Linux
14 23 (10.60%) LAN
15 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
15 22 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (9.68%) Windows Server
17 19 (8.76%) Service Design
17 19 (8.76%) HP
17 19 (8.76%) Data Centre
18 18 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 13 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.61%) IIS
2 10 (4.61%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.76%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (2.30%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.92%) CMS
6 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.92%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) Confluence
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 22 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.53%) Office 365
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.30%) IaaS
4 4 (1.84%) PaaS
4 4 (1.84%) SaaS
5 3 (1.38%) GitHub
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.82%) Firewall
1 30 (13.82%) WAN
2 23 (10.60%) LAN
3 14 (6.45%) DNS
4 12 (5.53%) DHCP
4 12 (5.53%) SAN
5 10 (4.61%) Internet
5 10 (4.61%) VoIP
6 9 (4.15%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (4.15%) Wireless
7 7 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (3.23%) VPN
8 6 (2.76%) SSL
8 6 (2.76%) VLAN
9 5 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.84%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (1.84%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.84%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.84%) MS Access
5 4 (1.84%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.38%) MySQL
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.30%) JIRA
5 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.92%) Gatling
5 2 (0.92%) Subversion
5 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.92%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.46%) JIRA Agile
General
1 40 (18.43%) Finance
2 14 (6.45%) Banking
3 11 (5.07%) Law
4 8 (3.69%) Retail
5 5 (2.30%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.92%) Local Government
7 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 59 (27.19%) Analyst
2 35 (16.13%) Service Analyst
3 32 (14.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
5 17 (7.83%) Administrator
6 16 (7.37%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 15 (6.91%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (6.45%) Consultant
8 14 (6.45%) Designer
8 14 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (5.99%) Active Directory Analyst
10 12 (5.53%) Business Analyst
11 11 (5.07%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 10 (4.61%) Desktop Support
12 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 10 (4.61%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.15%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.61%) HTML
2 7 (3.23%) .NET
2 7 (3.23%) .NET Framework
2 7 (3.23%) XML
3 4 (1.84%) jQuery
4 2 (0.92%) CSS
4 2 (0.92%) JSON
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.46%) Middleware
5 1 (0.46%) Web Services
5 1 (0.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.15%) Minimum Viable Product
3 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.23%) Clustering
4 7 (3.23%) iSeries
5 5 (2.30%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.30%) NHS
6 4 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.84%) CMDB
6 4 (1.84%) Replication
7 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.92%) FMCG
8 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.46%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 74 (34.10%) Windows
2 28 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 23 (10.60%) Linux
4 21 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 18 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (7.37%) Windows 10
7 15 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.61%) Unix
9 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.38%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.92%) AIX
12 2 (0.92%) CentOS
12 2 (0.92%) SUSE
12 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.46%) Solaris
13 1 (0.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.43%) Service Management
2 35 (16.13%) Project Management
2 35 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 32 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.90%) Change Management
5 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (11.52%) Incident Management
7 19 (8.76%) Service Design
8 16 (7.37%) ITSM
8 16 (7.37%) Supplier Management
9 15 (6.91%) Migration
9 15 (6.91%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.91%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.99%) DevOps
11 12 (5.53%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.61%) Business Analysis
12 10 (4.61%) Integration Testing
12 10 (4.61%) SDLC
13 9 (4.15%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.15%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 24 (11.06%) SQL
2 10 (4.61%) JavaScript
2 10 (4.61%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.23%) C#
4 6 (2.76%) C
5 4 (1.84%) C++
5 4 (1.84%) Delphi
6 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.46%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) Jython
6 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.46%) Python
6 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (15.21%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (7.37%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.45%) Degree
3 14 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.53%) CCNA
5 8 (3.69%) CCNP
6 7 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.76%) MCSE
7 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.38%) CCSA
9 3 (1.38%) CCSE
9 3 (1.38%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (0.92%) CISM
10 2 (0.92%) CISSP
10 2 (0.92%) ISEB
10 2 (0.92%) MCP
11 1 (0.46%) HNC
11 1 (0.46%) MCSA
11 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (17.05%) SLA
2 6 (2.76%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (25.35%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.84%) vSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Docker
4 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.46%) KVM
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (12.90%) SCCM
2 11 (5.07%) Tivoli
3 10 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.30%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.84%) SCOM
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.92%) DameWare
7 2 (0.92%) Puppet
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.46%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.46%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.46%) Terraform
8 1 (0.46%) vMotion
8 1 (0.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 54 (24.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.21%) Cisco
3 27 (12.44%) VMware
4 19 (8.76%) HP
5 12 (5.53%) Citrix
6 11 (5.07%) Oracle
6 11 (5.07%) ServiceNow
7 10 (4.61%) Avaya
7 10 (4.61%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.61%) NetIQ
8 8 (3.69%) Brocade
9 7 (3.23%) Remedy
10 6 (2.76%) IBM
11 5 (2.30%) EMC
11 5 (2.30%) F5
11 5 (2.30%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.30%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.84%) BMC
12 4 (1.84%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.84%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Elland, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 - 6 Month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago