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 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 81 84 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 0.17% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.78% 1.57% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £400 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £20.88
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -20.95%
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
180 127 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.46% 10.89% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 82 56
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 6 (30.00%) PVCS
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (30.00%) OpenView
3 6 (30.00%) Splunk
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (15.00%) CEH
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) Extranet
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) PVCS
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Database Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (10.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Change Management
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) B2B
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management
8 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) GIAC
2 3 (15.00%) CEH
3 2 (10.00%) MCDST
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Sun