The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 83 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 0.51% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.19% 3.50% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
Average daily rate
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£190 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £339
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -19.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 143 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.40% 14.46% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 93 71
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £415 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £62.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Leeds region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Leeds region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) MCDST
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Law
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Extranet
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Extranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Service Design Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCDST
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix