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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 71 75 83
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 3.52% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£364 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.40% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +2.63%
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
129 142 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.33% 15.40% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 73 116
Average daily rate £335 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.70 £14.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%

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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Environment Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Build Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA