Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 42 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL 242 201 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.81% 4.72% 5.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 5.57% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 119 179
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £215 £113 £134
90th Percentile £538 £475 £578
England median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 16
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.75 £11.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +236.96% -32.35% +36.00%
10th Percentile £15.24 £8.41 £11.38
90th Percentile £40.90 £14.50 £19.38
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -13.89% +12.64%

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 4,361 3,606 4,911
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.77% 84.77% 85.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,908 2,339 3,347
Yorkshire median daily rate £402 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £281
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 95 109
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -13.33% -2.88%
10th Percentile £11.09 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £42.40 £34.70 £41.55
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -12 133 £413 +3.13% 58
North Yorkshire 0 50 £288 +130.00% 7
South Yorkshire +14 39 £375 +71.43% 17
East Yorkshire +4 5 £413 - 6
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 (25.62%) Windows
2 58 (23.97%) Active Directory
3 46 (19.01%) Microsoft
4 45 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (16.94%) Service Management
6 38 (15.70%) Finance
6 38 (15.70%) ITIL V3
7 34 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (13.64%) SCCM
9 32 (13.22%) Degree
10 28 (11.57%) Cisco
10 28 (11.57%) Windows Server
11 27 (11.16%) VMware
12 25 (10.33%) Self-Motivation
13 24 (9.92%) Change Management
13 24 (9.92%) PowerShell
13 24 (9.92%) Windows 7
14 23 (9.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (9.09%) SLA
16 21 (8.68%) Configuration Management
16 21 (8.68%) PRINCE2
17 20 (8.26%) Project Management
18 19 (7.85%) ITSM
18 19 (7.85%) Dell
18 19 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (7.85%) Data Centre
19 18 (7.44%) VB
20 17 (7.02%) Python
20 17 (7.02%) WAN
20 17 (7.02%) ITIL Certification

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 14 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.07%) Mule
5 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.65%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.24%) Apache
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (1.24%) JBoss
6 3 (1.24%) nginx
6 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.41%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.79%) Office 365
2 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.89%) PaaS
4 7 (2.89%) SaaS
5 6 (2.48%) IaaS
6 3 (1.24%) Serverless
7 2 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.02%) WAN
2 15 (6.20%) LAN
3 14 (5.79%) SMS
4 11 (4.55%) Firewall
5 10 (4.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.31%) Wireless
7 7 (2.89%) DNS
7 7 (2.89%) SAN
7 7 (2.89%) VPN
8 6 (2.48%) Network Security
9 5 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.07%) IPsec
9 5 (2.07%) SSL
9 5 (2.07%) VoIP
10 4 (1.65%) DHCP
10 4 (1.65%) Internet
10 4 (1.65%) NAS
10 4 (1.65%) PBX
11 3 (1.24%) MPLS
11 3 (1.24%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.24%) MySQL
4 2 (0.83%) Big Data
4 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.41%) OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.24%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.83%) Toad
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.41%) Selenium
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (15.70%) Finance
2 9 (3.72%) Retail
3 5 (2.07%) Banking
4 4 (1.65%) Japanese Language
4 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.24%) Marketing
6 2 (0.83%) Billing
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (13.64%) Analyst
2 24 (9.92%) Architect
3 22 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 18 (7.44%) Consultant
5 16 (6.61%) IT Manager
5 16 (6.61%) Service Analyst
6 15 (6.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (5.37%) Technical Specialist
8 11 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.13%) IT Services Manager
10 9 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (3.72%) Administrator
10 9 (3.72%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.72%) Report Analyst
10 9 (3.72%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
12 7 (2.89%) Applications Support
12 7 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.31%) HTML
2 7 (2.89%) .NET
2 7 (2.89%) CSS
2 7 (2.89%) XML
3 6 (2.48%) JSON
3 6 (2.48%) Middleware
4 4 (1.65%) REST
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.24%) RESTful
5 3 (1.24%) Web Services
6 2 (0.83%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.83%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.83%) Velocity
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
7 1 (0.41%) DOM
7 1 (0.41%) SAML
7 1 (0.41%) SOAP
7 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.33%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (7.85%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.31%) User Experience
4 7 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.48%) Clustering
5 6 (2.48%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.65%) NHS
8 3 (1.24%) CMDB
8 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.24%) Tandem
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.83%) PKI
9 2 (0.83%) Replication
9 2 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.41%) EPoS
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 62 (25.62%) Windows
2 28 (11.57%) Windows Server
3 24 (9.92%) Windows 7
4 15 (6.20%) Linux
5 9 (3.72%) Unix
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.65%) AIX
8 3 (1.24%) HPUX
8 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.24%) VMS
9 2 (0.83%) Debian
9 2 (0.83%) Solaris
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (16.94%) Service Management
3 38 (15.70%) ITIL V3
4 34 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (9.92%) Change Management
6 21 (8.68%) Configuration Management
6 21 (8.68%) PRINCE2
7 20 (8.26%) Project Management
8 19 (7.85%) ITSM
9 16 (6.61%) DevOps
9 16 (6.61%) Service Delivery
9 16 (6.61%) Service Design
10 15 (6.20%) Problem Management
11 14 (5.79%) Analytics
11 14 (5.79%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (5.79%) Coaching
12 13 (5.37%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.37%) Scrum
12 13 (5.37%) SDLC
13 12 (4.96%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.92%) PowerShell
2 18 (7.44%) VB
3 17 (7.02%) Python
4 13 (5.37%) Shell Script
5 12 (4.96%) Perl
6 9 (3.72%) SQL
7 6 (2.48%) Java
7 6 (2.48%) PHP
8 5 (2.07%) C#
8 5 (2.07%) Ruby
9 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.24%) C
10 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (13.22%) Degree
2 19 (7.85%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (6.20%) CCNA
5 14 (5.79%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.31%) CCNP
7 8 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.07%) CISM
9 5 (2.07%) CISSP
9 5 (2.07%) MCSE
10 4 (1.65%) NVQ Level 3
11 3 (1.24%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.24%) CLAS
11 3 (1.24%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 3 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.83%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.83%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.09%) SLA
2 8 (3.31%) GDPR
3 7 (2.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.48%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.07%) QA
6 3 (1.24%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 58 (23.97%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.65%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.24%) vSphere
4 3 (1.24%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.83%) XenApp
5 2 (0.83%) XenServer
6 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.41%) KVM
6 1 (0.41%) QEMU
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (13.64%) SCCM
2 7 (2.89%) WSUS
3 6 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.48%) Puppet
4 5 (2.07%) Ansible
4 5 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.24%) HP ALM
5 3 (1.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.83%) ArcSight ESM
6 2 (0.83%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.83%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (0.83%) SCOM
6 2 (0.83%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.83%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 46 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.57%) Cisco
3 27 (11.16%) VMware
4 19 (7.85%) Dell
5 17 (7.02%) Splunk
6 15 (6.20%) CA
7 14 (5.79%) Citrix
7 14 (5.79%) HP
8 13 (5.37%) Intel
8 13 (5.37%) Oracle
9 11 (4.55%) ServiceNow
10 10 (4.13%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.89%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.48%) IBM
13 5 (2.07%) F5
14 4 (1.65%) Brocade
14 4 (1.65%) Cadence
14 4 (1.65%) Juniper
15 3 (1.24%) Avaya
15 3 (1.24%) Red Hat