Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -15 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 232 241 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.74% 5.71% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 6.76% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 150 192
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £152 £113 £150
90th Percentile £538 £488 £524
England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £11.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.83% -20.69% +16.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £8.41 £10.60
90th Percentile £40.50 £13.95 £22.25
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +8.50%

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 4,220 3,563 4,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.23% 84.39% 84.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,789 2,291 3,235
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £263 £275
90th Percentile £538 £556 £570
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 82 115
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £13.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.89% -15.87% -5.80%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £44.50 £34.07 £39.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -23 129 £400 +3.90% 77
North Yorkshire -3 45 £275 -26.67% 9
South Yorkshire -8 29 £400 +76.60% 17
East Yorkshire +1 7 - -
Humberside - 1 £345 -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 52 (22.41%) Windows
2 49 (21.12%) Active Directory
3 41 (17.67%) ITIL V3
4 39 (16.81%) Service Management
5 38 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (16.38%) Microsoft
6 32 (13.79%) Degree
6 32 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 30 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (12.07%) Finance
9 25 (10.78%) SLA
9 25 (10.78%) Configuration Management
10 24 (10.34%) Data Centre
11 23 (9.91%) VMware
11 23 (9.91%) Change Management
12 22 (9.48%) Python
13 21 (9.05%) Splunk
14 20 (8.62%) Project Management
15 19 (8.19%) CA
16 18 (7.76%) HP
16 18 (7.76%) SMS
16 18 (7.76%) Perl
16 18 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
17 17 (7.33%) Coaching
17 17 (7.33%) ITSM
17 17 (7.33%) Cisco
17 17 (7.33%) Shell Script
18 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
18 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2

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 10 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.16%) Mule
3 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.29%) Apache
4 3 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.29%) JBoss
4 3 (1.29%) nginx
4 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.86%) Confluence
5 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) IIS
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (0.43%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.60%) Office 365
3 5 (2.16%) SaaS
4 4 (1.72%) PaaS
5 3 (1.29%) IaaS
6 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Serverless
7 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.76%) SMS
2 9 (3.88%) WAN
3 8 (3.45%) LAN
4 7 (3.02%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.16%) DNS
5 5 (2.16%) Firewall
6 4 (1.72%) SSL
7 3 (1.29%) Wireless
8 2 (0.86%) DHCP
8 2 (0.86%) Internet
8 2 (0.86%) NAS
8 2 (0.86%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.86%) Network Security
8 2 (0.86%) SAN
8 2 (0.86%) Skype
8 2 (0.86%) VoIP
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.43%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.86%) Big Data
2 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (0.86%) MySQL
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.43%) DB2
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.59%) HP UFT
2 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.43%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) JMeter
4 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.43%) Selenium
4 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Toad
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (12.07%) Finance
2 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.72%) Retail
4 3 (1.29%) Banking
4 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (18.97%) Analyst
2 23 (9.91%) Service Analyst
3 20 (8.62%) Architect
3 20 (8.62%) Service Manager
4 18 (7.76%) Consultant
5 17 (7.33%) IT Manager
6 14 (6.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.74%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (3.88%) Coordinator
10 9 (3.88%) Implementation Specialist
10 9 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.88%) IT Services Manager
10 9 (3.88%) Report Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.02%) Junior
11 7 (3.02%) Junior Analyst
12 6 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (2.59%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.45%) HTML
1 8 (3.45%) XML
2 7 (3.02%) CSS
2 7 (3.02%) JSON
3 6 (2.59%) .NET
3 6 (2.59%) REST
4 5 (2.16%) Middleware
5 4 (1.72%) Web Services
6 3 (1.29%) RESTful
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.86%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.86%) Velocity
8 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.43%) jQuery
8 1 (0.43%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.88%) User Experience
4 7 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.72%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.72%) NHS
7 3 (1.29%) Clustering
7 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.86%) AS400
8 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.86%) CMDB
8 2 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.86%) PKI
8 2 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.41%) Windows
2 32 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.60%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.31%) Linux
4 10 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.02%) Unix
6 6 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.72%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.86%) AIX
9 2 (0.86%) Debian
9 2 (0.86%) HPUX
9 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.86%) Solaris
9 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.43%) VMS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (17.67%) ITIL V3
2 39 (16.81%) Service Management
3 38 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (10.78%) Configuration Management
6 23 (9.91%) Change Management
7 20 (8.62%) Project Management
8 17 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (7.33%) Coaching
8 17 (7.33%) ITSM
9 16 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.47%) SDLC
10 15 (6.47%) Service Design
11 14 (6.03%) Analytics
11 14 (6.03%) Problem Management
11 14 (6.03%) SFIA
12 13 (5.60%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.60%) Scrum
12 13 (5.60%) Service Delivery
13 12 (5.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.48%) Python
2 18 (7.76%) Perl
3 17 (7.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (3.88%) PowerShell
5 8 (3.45%) SQL
6 6 (2.59%) Java
6 6 (2.59%) PHP
7 5 (2.16%) Ruby
7 5 (2.16%) VB
8 4 (1.72%) C#
9 3 (1.29%) C
9 3 (1.29%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.86%) VBScript
11 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (13.79%) Degree
2 13 (5.60%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.02%) CCNA
6 7 (3.02%) CISM
6 7 (3.02%) CISSP
7 6 (2.59%) NVQ Level 3
7 6 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.72%) CCNP
8 4 (1.72%) CISA
8 4 (1.72%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (1.72%) Sun Certification
9 3 (1.29%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.29%) CLAS
10 2 (0.86%) CCA
10 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.86%) ISEB
10 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.78%) SLA
2 11 (4.74%) GDPR
3 9 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.88%) PCI DSS
4 8 (3.45%) QA
4 8 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.29%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.43%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.43%) PMO
8 1 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 49 (21.12%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.59%) vSphere
4 5 (2.16%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.86%) XenApp
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.90%) SCCM
2 6 (2.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (2.16%) Ansible
3 5 (2.16%) HP ALM
3 5 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.16%) Puppet
4 2 (0.86%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (0.86%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.86%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.86%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.43%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.43%) Nessus
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (16.38%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.91%) VMware
3 21 (9.05%) Splunk
4 19 (8.19%) CA
5 18 (7.76%) HP
6 17 (7.33%) Cisco
7 15 (6.47%) Citrix
8 10 (4.31%) Dell
8 10 (4.31%) Oracle
9 9 (3.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (3.02%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.59%) Intel
12 5 (2.16%) Brocade
12 5 (2.16%) IBM
12 5 (2.16%) SolarWinds
13 4 (1.72%) Cadence
14 3 (1.29%) ArcSight
14 3 (1.29%) Capita
15 2 (0.86%) Google
15 2 (0.86%) Red Hat