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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 95 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 7 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 1.04% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.97% 7.29% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Average daily rate £431 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.98% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +22.72%
ITIL Certification
West Yorkshire

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
236 192 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.14% 14.33% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 125 85
Average daily rate £410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Change Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITSM
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) Conflict Management
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Games
7 3 (15.00%) Wiki
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (5.00%) Legal
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (5.00%) PMP
9 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
9 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HR Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Wiki
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (25.00%) Conflict Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Business Development
8 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft