Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 27 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 251 272 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.43% 5.83% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 7.02% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 160 237
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £361 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.11% +8.65% -2.21%
10th Percentile £113 £112 £150
90th Percentile £494 £496 £525
England median daily rate £390 £400 £383
% change year-on-year -2.50% +4.51% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% - +14.29%
England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year -4.69% -1.39% +8.17%

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 3,879 3,872 4,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.92% 83.00% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,545 2,508 3,259
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 116 165
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.02% -0.90% -4.61%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.44 £9.99
90th Percentile £42.10 £32.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -18 157 £370 -1.33% 75
North Yorkshire +2 56 £275 -26.67% 28
South Yorkshire -1 20 £375 +29.31% 8
East Yorkshire -1 4 - - 3
Humberside - 1 £345 -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 78 (31.08%) Active Directory
2 74 (29.48%) Windows
3 54 (21.51%) Microsoft
4 42 (16.73%) Office 365
5 37 (14.74%) SCCM
6 36 (14.34%) ITIL V3
7 30 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (11.16%) Windows Server
9 26 (10.36%) Windows 10
10 25 (9.96%) Degree
11 24 (9.56%) Windows 7
11 24 (9.56%) Service Management
11 24 (9.56%) Microsoft Office
11 24 (9.56%) PRINCE2
12 23 (9.16%) Configuration Management
12 23 (9.16%) VMware
13 22 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (8.76%) Shell Script
13 22 (8.76%) Python
13 22 (8.76%) Capacity Planning
14 21 (8.37%) Splunk
14 21 (8.37%) Project Management
14 21 (8.37%) Data Centre
15 20 (7.97%) Finance
15 20 (7.97%) Perl
16 19 (7.57%) SQL
16 19 (7.57%) CA
16 19 (7.57%) Service Delivery
17 18 (7.17%) SLA
18 17 (6.77%) MS Exchange

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 17 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.59%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.20%) Confluence
5 3 (1.20%) IIS
5 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.80%) CMS
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.80%) Mule
7 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.40%) JBoss
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (9.56%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.59%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (0.40%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.73%) Office 365
2 15 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.59%) PaaS
5 3 (1.20%) SaaS
5 3 (1.20%) Slack
6 2 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.37%) LAN
2 15 (5.98%) WAN
3 12 (4.78%) SMS
4 9 (3.59%) SAN
5 7 (2.79%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.39%) DNS
6 6 (2.39%) Firewall
6 6 (2.39%) Internet
7 5 (1.99%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.59%) DHCP
8 4 (1.59%) Skype
8 4 (1.59%) VoIP
9 3 (1.20%) VPN
9 3 (1.20%) Wireless
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.80%) NAS
11 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.40%) Network Security
11 1 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (1.99%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.80%) MySQL
6 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) DB2
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.99%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.20%) Burp Suite
3 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.20%) JIRA
3 3 (1.20%) JMeter
3 3 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (7.97%) Finance
2 5 (1.99%) Retail
3 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.80%) Automotive
4 2 (0.80%) Banking
4 2 (0.80%) German Language
4 2 (0.80%) Law
4 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 62 (24.70%) Analyst
2 32 (12.75%) Service Analyst
3 23 (9.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (8.37%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (8.37%) Service Manager
5 20 (7.97%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.77%) Consultant
7 15 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 15 (5.98%) IT Manager
8 13 (5.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (4.78%) Active Directory Analyst
9 12 (4.78%) ITIL Service Analyst
10 11 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.98%) Administrator
11 10 (3.98%) Implementation Specialist
11 10 (3.98%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.59%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (3.59%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.59%) REST
2 8 (3.19%) .NET
3 7 (2.79%) HTML
4 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.59%) WCF
5 3 (1.20%) Web Services
6 2 (0.80%) CSS
6 2 (0.80%) Middleware
6 2 (0.80%) XML
7 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.40%) jQuery
7 1 (0.40%) JSON
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.40%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (0.40%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.37%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.58%) Driving Licence
3 8 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.39%) Clustering
6 5 (1.99%) Replication
6 5 (1.99%) User Experience
7 4 (1.59%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.20%) NHS
8 3 (1.20%) PMI
8 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.80%) AS400
9 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) CMDB
10 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Fintech
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.48%) Windows
2 28 (11.16%) Windows Server
3 26 (10.36%) Windows 10
4 24 (9.56%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.38%) Windows XP
7 10 (3.98%) Linux
8 8 (3.19%) Android
9 6 (2.39%) Unix
10 4 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.20%) AIX
11 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.80%) Debian
12 2 (0.80%) HPUX
12 2 (0.80%) Solaris
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.34%) ITIL V3
2 30 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (9.56%) PRINCE2
3 24 (9.56%) Service Management
4 23 (9.16%) Configuration Management
5 22 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (8.76%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (8.37%) Project Management
7 19 (7.57%) Service Delivery
8 15 (5.98%) Change Management
8 15 (5.98%) Information Security
9 14 (5.58%) Migration
10 13 (5.18%) Incident Management
10 13 (5.18%) ITSM
10 13 (5.18%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.78%) Coaching
12 11 (4.38%) Analytics
13 9 (3.59%) Information Security Management
13 9 (3.59%) Security Management
13 9 (3.59%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.76%) Python
1 22 (8.76%) Shell Script
2 20 (7.97%) Perl
3 19 (7.57%) SQL
4 9 (3.59%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.39%) Java
5 6 (2.39%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.99%) C#
7 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.80%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (9.96%) Degree
2 15 (5.98%) CISSP
2 15 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.38%) CISA
4 11 (4.38%) CISM
5 10 (3.98%) MCSE
6 9 (3.59%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.79%) CCNA
9 6 (2.39%) MCSA
10 5 (1.99%) CCA
10 5 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.59%) CCAA
11 4 (1.59%) CCEA
11 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.59%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.20%) CCNP
12 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) SLA
2 12 (4.78%) GDPR
3 11 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.79%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.99%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.20%) COBIT
6 3 (1.20%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.20%) QA
6 3 (1.20%) WCAG
7 2 (0.80%) RMADS
8 1 (0.40%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.40%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.40%) PMO
8 1 (0.40%) PSD2
System Software
1 78 (31.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.79%) vSphere
4 5 (1.99%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.59%) XenApp
6 3 (1.20%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (14.74%) SCCM
2 5 (1.99%) SCOM
2 5 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.59%) EdgeSight
4 3 (1.20%) Nessus
4 3 (1.20%) WSUS
5 2 (0.80%) Ansible
5 2 (0.80%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.80%) Puppet
6 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.16%) VMware
3 21 (8.37%) Splunk
4 19 (7.57%) CA
5 14 (5.58%) Citrix
6 12 (4.78%) Cisco
6 12 (4.78%) HP
7 11 (4.38%) Oracle
8 9 (3.59%) Apple
9 7 (2.79%) ServiceNow
10 6 (2.39%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.39%) Dell
11 4 (1.59%) IBM
12 3 (1.20%) Brocade
12 3 (1.20%) Capita
12 3 (1.20%) Google
12 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.80%) F5
13 2 (0.80%) NetApp
13 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds