Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 36 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 225 228 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.63% 5.18% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 6.12% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 171 169
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £154 £113 £112
90th Percentile £538 £488 £489
England median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 26
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £40.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.85% +175.86% -3.33%
10th Percentile £10.22 £13.00 £9.48
90th Percentile £24.55 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.46
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.96% -6.32%

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 4,223 3,728 4,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.88% 84.67% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,844 2,451 2,715
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £261 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 99 134
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +14.36% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.45 £10.50 £10.69
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.50 £33.38
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

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 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -2 137 £418 +19.29% 57
South Yorkshire +12 40 £286 -23.67% 15
North Yorkshire -3 35 £388 +31.91% 18
East Yorkshire -3 3 £115 - 4
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 60 (26.67%) Service Management
2 53 (23.56%) Windows
2 53 (23.56%) Microsoft
3 36 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 36 (16.00%) Finance
4 35 (15.56%) Cisco
5 30 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 28 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (11.11%) SQL
7 25 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 25 (11.11%) SCCM
8 22 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (9.78%) Configuration Management
8 22 (9.78%) Service Delivery
9 21 (9.33%) Security Cleared
9 21 (9.33%) ITIL V3
9 21 (9.33%) Service Design
10 20 (8.89%) PRINCE2
11 19 (8.44%) Oracle
11 19 (8.44%) LAN
11 19 (8.44%) Windows Server
12 18 (8.00%) T-SQL
12 18 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (8.00%) Project Management
12 18 (8.00%) Change Management
12 18 (8.00%) VMware
12 18 (8.00%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (8.00%) Degree

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 8 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.78%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.44%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.89%) Office 365
4 5 (2.22%) SaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.33%) IaaS
5 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 3 (1.33%) Trello
6 2 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.44%) LAN
2 17 (7.56%) WAN
3 11 (4.89%) BGP
3 11 (4.89%) DNS
3 11 (4.89%) Firewall
3 11 (4.89%) OSPF
4 9 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (3.56%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (3.56%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (3.11%) MPLS
7 6 (2.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (2.67%) Network Security
7 6 (2.67%) TACACS
7 6 (2.67%) tcpdump
7 6 (2.67%) VPN
7 6 (2.67%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.22%) DHCP
8 5 (2.22%) VoIP
9 4 (1.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.89%) Big Data
6 2 (0.89%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.44%) MySQL
7 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.67%) JIRA
2 5 (2.22%) InstallShield
2 5 (2.22%) MSI
2 5 (2.22%) WinDbg
3 2 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 36 (16.00%) Finance
2 11 (4.89%) Retail
3 5 (2.22%) Legal
4 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.89%) Japanese Language
6 2 (0.89%) Local Government
6 2 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (16.89%) Analyst
2 18 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 17 (7.56%) DBA
3 17 (7.56%) Service Analyst
4 15 (6.67%) Administrator
4 15 (6.67%) Configuration Management Specialist
4 15 (6.67%) Configuration Specialist
5 14 (6.22%) Service Manager
6 13 (5.78%) SQL DBA
6 13 (5.78%) Transition Manager
7 10 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (4.00%) Service Transition Manager
8 9 (4.00%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.33%) Web Services
2 2 (0.89%) LAMP
3 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.44%) CSS
3 1 (0.44%) HTML
3 1 (0.44%) JSON
3 1 (0.44%) LDAP
3 1 (0.44%) Middleware
3 1 (0.44%) ODBC
3 1 (0.44%) REST
3 1 (0.44%) SAML
3 1 (0.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) CMDB
2 13 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.56%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.67%) Clustering
5 6 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.67%) NHS
6 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.78%) User Experience
7 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Replication
8 2 (0.89%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) SCADA
9 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.56%) Windows
2 19 (8.44%) Windows Server
3 15 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 13 (5.78%) Linux
5 6 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.22%) Unix
7 4 (1.78%) AIX
7 4 (1.78%) CentOS
7 4 (1.78%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.44%) VMS
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.67%) Service Management
2 28 (12.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (9.78%) Configuration Management
3 22 (9.78%) Service Delivery
4 21 (9.33%) ITIL V3
4 21 (9.33%) Service Design
5 20 (8.89%) PRINCE2
6 18 (8.00%) Change Management
6 18 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 18 (8.00%) Project Management
7 16 (7.11%) Incident Management
8 15 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (6.22%) ITSM
10 12 (5.33%) Change Control
11 11 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 11 (4.89%) Problem Management
12 10 (4.44%) Computer Science
12 10 (4.44%) Load Balancing
12 10 (4.44%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 25 (11.11%) SQL
3 18 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.11%) Python
5 5 (2.22%) VBScript
6 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.89%) Perl
7 2 (0.89%) Tcl
7 2 (0.89%) VB
8 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (9.78%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 18 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.00%) Degree
4 17 (7.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (7.11%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.89%) CCNA
6 11 (4.89%) CCNP
7 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.56%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (3.11%) MCSE
10 5 (2.22%) CCIE
11 3 (1.33%) CCENT
11 3 (1.33%) MCSA
12 2 (0.89%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.89%) ISEB
12 2 (0.89%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.11%) SLA
2 5 (2.22%) PMO
3 3 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (0.44%) GDPR
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.78%) XenApp
6 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.89%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.89%) vSphere
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.44%) Docker
8 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.44%) Xen
8 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (11.11%) SCCM
2 16 (7.11%) WSUS
3 6 (2.67%) ArcSight ESM
4 5 (2.22%) Perfmon
4 5 (2.22%) SCOM
5 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (1.33%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.89%) Puppet
7 2 (0.89%) Terraform
8 1 (0.44%) Ansible
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.44%) SCSM
8 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (23.56%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.56%) Cisco
3 19 (8.44%) Oracle
4 18 (8.00%) VMware
5 14 (6.22%) F5
6 12 (5.33%) CheckPoint
7 11 (4.89%) Citrix
7 11 (4.89%) ServiceNow
8 10 (4.44%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.67%) ArcSight
9 6 (2.67%) Blue Coat
9 6 (2.67%) McAfee
9 6 (2.67%) Splunk
10 5 (2.22%) Altiris
10 5 (2.22%) Dell
10 5 (2.22%) HP
10 5 (2.22%) Ivanti
10 5 (2.22%) Symantec
11 4 (1.78%) NetApp
11 4 (1.78%) Tufin