Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 209 309 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.73% 5.70% 7.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 6.78% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 175 278
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £113 £113 £130
90th Percentile £488 £500 £500
England median daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.33%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.68 £9.05
90th Percentile £40.00 £23.75 £23.53
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%

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 3694 4558 5182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.61% 84.05% 83.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2965 3551
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £262
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 133 180
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72% -
10th Percentile £9.92 £11.01 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £36.60 £34.08
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 24 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -24 137 £350 - 38
North Yorkshire +6 53 £288 -2.13% 5
South Yorkshire 0 15 £295 -1.67% 4
East Yorkshire -5 3 - - 1
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 84 (40.19%) Active Directory
2 82 (39.23%) Windows
3 62 (29.67%) Microsoft
4 43 (20.57%) SCCM
4 43 (20.57%) Office 365
5 35 (16.75%) Service Management
6 34 (16.27%) Windows 7
7 32 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (13.88%) Windows 10
9 26 (12.44%) Service Delivery
10 24 (11.48%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (11.48%) PRINCE2
10 24 (11.48%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (11.48%) Windows Server
11 23 (11.00%) Change Management
12 22 (10.53%) Project Management
12 22 (10.53%) ITIL V3
13 21 (10.05%) Cisco
14 20 (9.57%) MS Exchange
15 19 (9.09%) ServiceNow
15 19 (9.09%) SQL
15 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (8.61%) Migration
16 18 (8.61%) VMware
17 17 (8.13%) Driving Licence
17 17 (8.13%) MCSE
18 16 (7.66%) LAN
18 16 (7.66%) WAN
18 16 (7.66%) Information Security
18 16 (7.66%) 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 20 (9.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.35%) IIS
5 6 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.91%) Confluence
8 3 (1.44%) CMS
8 3 (1.44%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.96%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.96%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (11.48%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.91%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (20.57%) Office 365
2 7 (3.35%) SaaS
3 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.39%) PaaS
5 4 (1.91%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.66%) LAN
1 16 (7.66%) WAN
2 13 (6.22%) DNS
3 12 (5.74%) SAN
4 10 (4.78%) Firewall
5 8 (3.83%) NetScaler
6 7 (3.35%) SMS
7 6 (2.87%) DHCP
7 6 (2.87%) Internet
8 5 (2.39%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (2.39%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.39%) VoIP
9 4 (1.91%) VPN
9 4 (1.91%) Wireless
10 3 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.44%) Intranet
10 3 (1.44%) SSL
10 3 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.96%) MySQL
6 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.83%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.91%) JIRA
4 2 (0.96%) Burp Suite
4 2 (0.96%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.96%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.96%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.96%) JMeter
4 2 (0.96%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (6.22%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Retail
3 5 (2.39%) Law
4 4 (1.91%) Automotive
4 4 (1.91%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (28.23%) Analyst
2 32 (15.31%) Service Analyst
3 31 (14.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (9.57%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 19 (9.09%) Administrator
7 18 (8.61%) Active Directory Analyst
8 17 (8.13%) Service Manager
8 17 (8.13%) Support Analyst
9 15 (7.18%) Consultant
10 14 (6.70%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
11 13 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (6.22%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.22%) Project Manager
12 12 (5.74%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
12 12 (5.74%) Support Engineer
13 11 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
13 11 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
13 11 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.87%) REST
2 5 (2.39%) .NET
2 5 (2.39%) HTML
3 4 (1.91%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (1.91%) WCF
4 2 (0.96%) Web Services
5 1 (0.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) LAMP
5 1 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.13%) Driving Licence
2 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.74%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.83%) Clustering
4 8 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) Replication
6 4 (1.91%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.44%) PMI
7 3 (1.44%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.96%) CMDB
8 2 (0.96%) FMCG
8 2 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.96%) NHS
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (39.23%) Windows
2 34 (16.27%) Windows 7
3 29 (13.88%) Windows 10
4 24 (11.48%) Windows Server
5 16 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.31%) Linux
7 9 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.83%) Android
9 4 (1.91%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.44%) AIX
10 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.48%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.48%) Unix
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.75%) Service Management
2 32 (15.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (12.44%) Service Delivery
4 24 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 23 (11.00%) Change Management
6 22 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 22 (10.53%) Project Management
7 18 (8.61%) Migration
8 16 (7.66%) Information Security
9 15 (7.18%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (6.22%) Incident Management
11 12 (5.74%) Asset Management
11 12 (5.74%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.74%) Problem Management
12 10 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.78%) Change Control
12 10 (4.78%) ITSM
13 9 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.31%) Security Management
13 9 (4.31%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.09%) SQL
2 11 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.83%) Perl
3 8 (3.83%) Python
3 8 (3.83%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.91%) C#
5 4 (1.91%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.96%) Java
6 2 (0.96%) Jython
Qualifications
1 24 (11.48%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (8.13%) MCSE
4 14 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.74%) CISSP
6 11 (5.26%) Degree
7 9 (4.31%) CCNA
8 8 (3.83%) MCSA
9 7 (3.35%) CCNP
9 7 (3.35%) CISA
9 7 (3.35%) CISM
10 6 (2.87%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.91%) MCP
13 3 (1.44%) CCA
13 3 (1.44%) CCDP
13 3 (1.44%) CCEA
13 3 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) SLA
2 8 (3.83%) GDPR
3 6 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.91%) RMADS
5 3 (1.44%) COBIT
6 2 (0.96%) QA
6 2 (0.96%) WCAG
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.48%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (40.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.35%) vSphere
4 5 (2.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.39%) XenApp
5 4 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.44%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.48%) Firmware
8 1 (0.48%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 43 (20.57%) SCCM
2 10 (4.78%) SCOM
3 3 (1.44%) EdgeSight
3 3 (1.44%) WSUS
4 2 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.96%) DameWare
4 2 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.96%) Nessus
4 2 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.96%) Puppet
4 2 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.96%) Terraform
4 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 62 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.05%) Cisco
3 19 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 18 (8.61%) VMware
5 12 (5.74%) Citrix
6 10 (4.78%) HP
7 9 (4.31%) Apple
8 8 (3.83%) Oracle
9 7 (3.35%) CA
9 7 (3.35%) IBM
9 7 (3.35%) Splunk
10 5 (2.39%) Avaya
10 5 (2.39%) NetApp
11 4 (1.91%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.91%) Dell
12 3 (1.44%) Brocade
12 3 (1.44%) Lotus
12 3 (1.44%) McAfee
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.44%) Wyse