Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 43 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL 217 219 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.30% 4.43% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.04% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 155 109
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £128 £235 £113
90th Percentile £490 £545 £476
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 7 17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.41 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +51.39% -23.33%
10th Percentile £10.16 £14.84 £8.41
90th Percentile £31.03 £38.30 £17.40
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -11.43%

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 3,529 4,348 3,647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.24% 87.91% 85.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,352 2,925 2,390
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £280 £263
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 122 89
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.51 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +25.04% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £8.42
90th Percentile £36.20 £43.25 £38.70
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +2.13%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +32 123 £365 -12.84% 68
South Yorkshire +12 72 £343 -2.14% 12
North Yorkshire -12 15 £259 -19.14% 19
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 87 (40.09%) Windows
1 87 (40.09%) Microsoft
2 68 (31.34%) Service Management
3 67 (30.88%) Active Directory
4 42 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
5 32 (14.75%) Migration
6 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 28 (12.90%) Office 365
8 27 (12.44%) Windows 10
8 27 (12.44%) Service Delivery
8 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (12.44%) LAN
9 24 (11.06%) SLA
9 24 (11.06%) MS Exchange
9 24 (11.06%) PRINCE2
9 24 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (10.14%) VMware
10 22 (10.14%) ITIL V3
11 21 (9.68%) ServiceNow
11 21 (9.68%) Windows Server
12 20 (9.22%) Mentoring
12 20 (9.22%) Windows 7
12 20 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (9.22%) Change Management
12 20 (9.22%) ITSM
13 19 (8.76%) HP
14 18 (8.29%) DNS
14 18 (8.29%) Public Sector
15 17 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure

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 24 (11.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.84%) IIS
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) CMS
5 2 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.92%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 2 (0.92%) Mule
5 2 (0.92%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.92%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.46%) CICS
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.90%) Office 365
2 20 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.30%) SaaS
5 3 (1.38%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.92%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) IaaS
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Flow
7 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.46%) PowerApps
7 1 (0.46%) Serverless
7 1 (0.46%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.44%) LAN
2 18 (8.29%) DNS
3 15 (6.91%) WAN
4 13 (5.99%) VPN
5 9 (4.15%) Firewall
5 9 (4.15%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.69%) DHCP
6 8 (3.69%) Internet
7 7 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.76%) SAN
8 6 (2.76%) VoIP
9 5 (2.30%) MPLS
10 4 (1.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (1.84%) SSL
11 3 (1.38%) ADSL
11 3 (1.38%) Network Security
11 3 (1.38%) Wireless
12 2 (0.92%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.69%) MySQL
2 7 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.38%) Power BI
5 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.92%) GIS
5 2 (0.92%) Hazelcast
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) DB2
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.84%) Subversion
3 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Code
3 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 18 (8.29%) Public Sector
2 15 (6.91%) Finance
3 9 (4.15%) Retail
4 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.76%) Local Government
6 3 (1.38%) Advertising
6 3 (1.38%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.38%) Marketing
7 2 (0.92%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 52 (23.96%) Analyst
2 25 (11.52%) Support Analyst
3 24 (11.06%) Service Manager
4 23 (10.60%) Service Analyst
5 19 (8.76%) 1st Line Support
6 18 (8.29%) Windows Engineer
7 17 (7.83%) IT Analyst
8 16 (7.37%) Desktop Support
8 16 (7.37%) IT Support
8 16 (7.37%) Service Desk Analyst
9 13 (5.99%) IT Support Analyst
9 13 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (5.07%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.61%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 9 (4.15%) Desktop Engineer
12 9 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 7 (3.23%) Configuration Manager
14 7 (3.23%) Service Desk Manager
14 7 (3.23%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.84%) Web Services
2 3 (1.38%) LDAP
2 3 (1.38%) Middleware
2 3 (1.38%) SAML
3 2 (0.92%) .NET
3 2 (0.92%) CSS
3 2 (0.92%) HTML
3 2 (0.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (0.92%) JDBC
3 2 (0.92%) Node.js
3 2 (0.92%) ODBC
3 2 (0.92%) REST
3 2 (0.92%) RESTful
3 2 (0.92%) Spring
3 2 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.92%) XML
4 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.46%) COM
4 1 (0.46%) JSON
4 1 (0.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.83%) NHS
2 16 (7.37%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.91%) Clustering
4 13 (5.99%) Driving Licence
5 12 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.53%) CMDB
6 8 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.69%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.23%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.30%) User Experience
9 4 (1.84%) iPhone
10 3 (1.38%) PKI
10 3 (1.38%) SCADA
11 2 (0.92%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.92%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.92%) Handset
11 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) IVR
11 2 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 87 (40.09%) Windows
2 27 (12.44%) Windows 10
3 21 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 20 (9.22%) Windows 7
5 10 (4.61%) Linux
5 10 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.30%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.92%) Android
8 2 (0.92%) Unix
8 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.34%) Service Management
2 32 (14.75%) Migration
3 31 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 27 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (12.44%) Service Delivery
6 24 (11.06%) PRINCE2
6 24 (11.06%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (10.14%) ITIL V3
8 20 (9.22%) Change Management
8 20 (9.22%) ITSM
8 20 (9.22%) Mentoring
9 17 (7.83%) Project Management
10 16 (7.37%) Supplier Management
11 15 (6.91%) Problem Management
12 13 (5.99%) Business Continuity
13 12 (5.53%) DevOps
13 12 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (5.07%) Configuration Management
14 11 (5.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.37%) SQL
2 14 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.15%) Python
4 7 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.23%) Perl
5 5 (2.30%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.84%) Java
7 3 (1.38%) C#
8 2 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) C
9 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.83%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (5.99%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.07%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.61%) Degree
6 9 (4.15%) MCSE
7 8 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (3.23%) MCITP
9 6 (2.76%) CCNA
10 5 (2.30%) CCNP
11 4 (1.84%) AWS Certification
11 4 (1.84%) Chartered Engineer
11 4 (1.84%) HND
11 4 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.84%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.84%) PMP
12 2 (0.92%) ISEB
12 2 (0.92%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.92%) MCP
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.06%) SLA
2 5 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (2.30%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.30%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) P3O
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) GDPR
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.76%) BitLocker
4 4 (1.84%) Docker
4 4 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.92%) KVM
6 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.92%) vSphere
6 2 (0.92%) XenApp
7 1 (0.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.46%) Postfix
7 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (4.15%) SCCM
2 8 (3.69%) Ansible
2 8 (3.69%) Puppet
3 5 (2.30%) SCOM
3 5 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (2.30%) Terraform
4 4 (1.84%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.92%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.46%) Netcool
6 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (40.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.14%) VMware
3 21 (9.68%) ServiceNow
4 19 (8.76%) HP
5 15 (6.91%) Cisco
6 13 (5.99%) Oracle
7 12 (5.53%) Citrix
8 11 (5.07%) BMC
9 8 (3.69%) Avaya
9 8 (3.69%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.30%) F5
11 3 (1.38%) Juniper
11 3 (1.38%) McAfee
11 3 (1.38%) NetApp
12 2 (0.92%) CommVault
12 2 (0.92%) Forcepoint
12 2 (0.92%) IBM
12 2 (0.92%) IronPort
12 2 (0.92%) Sophos
12 2 (0.92%) Veeam