Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 40 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 224 205 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.51% 4.61% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 5.41% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 152 170
Yorkshire median daily rate £382 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.62% +1.56% -1.54%
10th Percentile £157 £113 £112
90th Percentile £534 £480 £500
England median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 27
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% - -
10th Percentile £10.73 £9.25 £10.68
90th Percentile £35.15 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09% -

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 4,308 3,789 4,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.75% 85.22% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,912 2,519 2,993
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 102 135
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +3.39% +1.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.82 £10.85
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.00 £40.30
England median hourly rate £22.20 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.17% +4.55%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -8 124 £421 +20.36% 65
North Yorkshire 0 49 £350 +21.74% 11
South Yorkshire +22 41 £288 +15.00% 8
East Yorkshire +2 3 £413 - 2
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 60 (26.79%) Windows
3 53 (23.66%) Active Directory
4 50 (22.32%) Service Management
5 38 (16.96%) Cisco
6 35 (15.63%) Finance
7 34 (15.18%) SCCM
8 32 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 28 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (11.16%) Self-Motivation
11 24 (10.71%) VMware
12 22 (9.82%) LAN
12 22 (9.82%) WAN
13 21 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
13 21 (9.38%) Change Management
14 20 (8.93%) Service Delivery
15 19 (8.48%) Windows 7
15 19 (8.48%) Degree
15 19 (8.48%) Service Design
16 18 (8.04%) SQL
16 18 (8.04%) Oracle
16 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (7.59%) SQL Server
17 17 (7.59%) PRINCE2
17 17 (7.59%) Project Management
17 17 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (7.59%) ITIL V3
18 16 (7.14%) CCNA
18 16 (7.14%) Retail

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 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.68%) IBM Notes
3 6 (2.68%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.36%) Office 365
4 7 (3.13%) SaaS
5 6 (2.68%) IaaS
5 6 (2.68%) PaaS
6 4 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.79%) Serverless
7 2 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.82%) LAN
1 22 (9.82%) WAN
2 13 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.91%) DNS
3 11 (4.91%) Firewall
4 9 (4.02%) VPN
5 8 (3.57%) MPLS
6 7 (3.13%) BGP
6 7 (3.13%) Network Security
6 7 (3.13%) OSPF
7 6 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.68%) Skype
7 6 (2.68%) Wireless
8 5 (2.23%) DHCP
8 5 (2.23%) SAN
9 4 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.79%) IPsec
9 4 (1.79%) VoIP
10 3 (1.34%) NAS
10 3 (1.34%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.89%) MySQL
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
4 1 (0.45%) Toad
4 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (15.63%) Finance
2 16 (7.14%) Retail
3 6 (2.68%) Japanese Language
4 4 (1.79%) Banking
5 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.34%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (16.07%) Analyst
2 22 (9.82%) Service Manager
3 20 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 16 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 15 (6.70%) Administrator
5 15 (6.70%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Transition Manager
7 12 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
8 11 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (4.91%) DBA
8 11 (4.91%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.46%) Project Manager
9 10 (4.46%) Service Transition Manager
10 9 (4.02%) Consultant
10 9 (4.02%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (4.02%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Architect
11 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.79%) CSS
1 4 (1.79%) HTML
1 4 (1.79%) Web Services
2 3 (1.34%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.34%) JSON
2 3 (1.34%) XML
3 2 (0.89%) .NET
3 2 (0.89%) REST
3 2 (0.89%) SAML
4 1 (0.45%) Ajax
4 1 (0.45%) DOM
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) Middleware
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.16%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (3.57%) Clustering
2 8 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.68%) CMDB
4 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.23%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.79%) NHS
6 4 (1.79%) User Experience
7 3 (1.34%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.34%) Replication
7 3 (1.34%) Tandem
8 2 (0.89%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.45%) EPoS
9 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.79%) Windows
2 19 (8.48%) Windows 7
3 16 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 14 (6.25%) Linux
5 8 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.13%) Unix
7 4 (1.79%) VMS
8 3 (1.34%) AIX
8 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.45%) HPUX
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.32%) Service Management
2 28 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (9.38%) Change Management
4 20 (8.93%) Service Delivery
5 19 (8.48%) Service Design
6 18 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (7.59%) ITIL V3
7 17 (7.59%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.59%) Project Management
8 16 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (6.70%) ITSM
10 14 (6.25%) DevOps
10 14 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.80%) Incident Management
11 13 (5.80%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.80%) Problem Management
12 12 (5.36%) Change Control
13 11 (4.91%) Configuration Management
14 10 (4.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 18 (8.04%) SQL
3 15 (6.70%) VB
4 10 (4.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.34%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.34%) PHP
5 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.89%) C#
6 2 (0.89%) Java
6 2 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.89%) Python
7 1 (0.45%) Perl
7 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 25 (11.16%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (8.48%) Degree
4 16 (7.14%) CCNA
5 11 (4.91%) CCNP
5 11 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.91%) Security Cleared
6 10 (4.46%) MCSE
7 8 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.68%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.79%) CCIE
10 4 (1.79%) MCSA
11 3 (1.34%) CCENT
12 2 (0.89%) CCA
12 2 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.89%) ISEB
12 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.23%) PMO
2 2 (0.89%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 53 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.79%) XenApp
6 3 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.34%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.34%) XenServer
7 2 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.89%) vSphere
7 2 (0.89%) Xen
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.45%) Docker
8 1 (0.45%) KVM
8 1 (0.45%) QEMU
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (15.18%) SCCM
2 13 (5.80%) WSUS
3 7 (3.13%) SCOM
4 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (1.79%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.34%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.89%) Puppet
7 2 (0.89%) SCSM
7 2 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.89%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.45%) Ansible
8 1 (0.45%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 62 (27.68%) Microsoft
2 38 (16.96%) Cisco
3 24 (10.71%) VMware
4 18 (8.04%) Oracle
5 14 (6.25%) Dell
6 13 (5.80%) Citrix
6 13 (5.80%) F5
7 10 (4.46%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.02%) ServiceNow
8 9 (4.02%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.57%) HP
9 8 (3.57%) Intel
10 6 (2.68%) Juniper
10 6 (2.68%) Lotus
11 4 (1.79%) NetApp
11 4 (1.79%) Splunk
12 3 (1.34%) Avaya
12 3 (1.34%) Brocade
12 3 (1.34%) Infoblox
12 3 (1.34%) Trend Micro