The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 121 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.19% 6.46% 6.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.72% 7.99% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 40 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £355 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.13 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% -75.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.39 £27.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £13.03 £117.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
ITIL
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1388 826 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 82.47% 80.82% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 548 413
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 16 28
Average hourly rate £15.25 £11.43 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -74.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITIL 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.

1 82 (32.93%) Service Management
2 79 (31.73%) Windows
3 63 (25.30%) Microsoft
4 49 (19.68%) Incident Management
5 48 (19.28%) Finance
5 48 (19.28%) SQL
6 41 (16.47%) Change Management
7 38 (15.26%) SQL Server
8 37 (14.86%) VMware
9 36 (14.46%) MS Office
10 33 (13.25%) UNIX
10 33 (13.25%) ITSM
11 32 (12.85%) Oracle
11 32 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (12.45%) Problem Management
13 30 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (12.05%) Project Management
14 28 (11.24%) Active Directory
15 27 (10.84%) Workflow
16 23 (9.24%) Cisco
16 23 (9.24%) SAN
16 23 (9.24%) CentOS
17 22 (8.84%) Ubuntu
17 22 (8.84%) SLA
17 22 (8.84%) PRINCE2
18 21 (8.43%) SharePoint
18 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (8.03%) Configuration Management
19 20 (8.03%) Security Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.43%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.83%) IIS
3 14 (5.62%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.21%) SAS
5 7 (2.81%) Lync
5 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.61%) JBoss
6 4 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (14.46%) MS Office
2 18 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.24%) SAN
2 13 (5.22%) DNS
3 11 (4.42%) Internet
3 11 (4.42%) Firewall
4 9 (3.61%) 4G
4 9 (3.61%) LAN
5 8 (3.21%) LDAP
5 8 (3.21%) WAN
5 8 (3.21%) DHCP
6 7 (2.81%) VoIP
6 7 (2.81%) 2G
6 7 (2.81%) 3G
7 6 (2.41%) RTP
7 6 (2.41%) SS7
7 6 (2.41%) ISUP
7 6 (2.41%) SCCP
7 6 (2.41%) SIGTRAN
7 6 (2.41%) MGW
7 6 (2.41%) SMS
7 6 (2.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.21%) OLAP
3 8 (3.21%) Oracle OLAP
4 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.01%) PVCS
1 5 (2.01%) Subversion
2 2 (0.80%) Maven
2 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (0.80%) Ant
2 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (19.28%) Finance
2 18 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.01%) Banking
4 3 (1.20%) Law
4 3 (1.20%) Legal
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (23.29%) Analyst
2 29 (11.65%) Support Analyst
3 26 (10.44%) Service Analyst
4 18 (7.23%) Consultant
4 18 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.43%) Technical Support
5 16 (6.43%) Service Manager
6 15 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 14 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (5.62%) Incident Manager
8 11 (4.42%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (4.02%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.61%) DBA
10 9 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (3.21%) IT Services Manager
11 8 (3.21%) Incident Analyst
11 8 (3.21%) Operations Engineer
12 7 (2.81%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (2.81%) Administrator
13 6 (2.41%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.23%) XML
2 16 (6.43%) .NET
3 9 (3.61%) Web Services
4 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 5 (2.01%) SOAP
6 5 (2.01%) WSDL
6 5 (2.01%) Middleware
7 4 (1.61%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.20%) ODBC
8 3 (1.20%) J2EE
9 2 (0.80%) CSS
9 2 (0.80%) HTML
9 2 (0.80%) Spring
10 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.40%) WCF
10 1 (0.40%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.02%) CMDB
3 9 (3.61%) NHS
3 9 (3.61%) Clustering
3 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.41%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (2.41%) Statistics
5 5 (2.01%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.01%) Replication
6 4 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.20%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.80%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.80%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.80%) PKI
8 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 79 (31.73%) Windows
2 33 (13.25%) UNIX
3 32 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (9.24%) CentOS
5 22 (8.84%) Ubuntu
6 19 (7.63%) Linux
7 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (6.83%) Windows 7
7 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (5.62%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.41%) Windows NT
9 6 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.20%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.20%) Solaris
11 2 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (32.93%) Service Management
2 49 (19.68%) Incident Management
3 41 (16.47%) Change Management
4 33 (13.25%) ITSM
5 31 (12.45%) Problem Management
6 30 (12.05%) Project Management
7 27 (10.84%) Workflow
8 22 (8.84%) PRINCE2
9 21 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (8.03%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.82%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.42%) Performance Management
12 11 (4.42%) CRM
13 10 (4.02%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.61%) Release Management
14 9 (3.61%) Service Continuity Management
15 8 (3.21%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.28%) SQL
2 17 (6.83%) PL/SQL
3 14 (5.62%) T-SQL
4 11 (4.42%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.81%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.41%) Perl
6 6 (2.41%) VBScript
6 6 (2.41%) Jython
7 4 (1.61%) Python
7 4 (1.61%) C#
7 4 (1.61%) Java
8 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.40%) C
9 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
2 20 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.03%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (3.21%) MCDST
6 7 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.81%) MCSE
7 6 (2.41%) HNC
8 5 (2.01%) CCNP
8 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.61%) MOS
9 4 (1.61%) MCP
10 3 (1.20%) CCNA
10 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.20%) Degree
11 2 (0.80%) MCITP
11 2 (0.80%) CCVP
11 2 (0.80%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.84%) SLA
2 14 (5.62%) QA
3 8 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.81%) VMware Server
5 4 (1.61%) SRDF
6 3 (1.20%) vSphere
6 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.80%) UAG
7 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.21%) OpenView
2 7 (2.81%) SCCM
3 6 (2.41%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.01%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.61%) SCOM
6 2 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.40%) DameWare
Vendors
1 63 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.86%) VMware
3 32 (12.85%) Oracle
4 23 (9.24%) Cisco
5 17 (6.83%) HP
6 16 (6.43%) Splunk
7 14 (5.62%) Citrix
8 12 (4.82%) Remedy
9 9 (3.61%) NetApp
10 8 (3.21%) ServiceNow
10 8 (3.21%) Brocade
11 6 (2.41%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.01%) IBM
13 4 (1.61%) EMC
13 4 (1.61%) KANA
14 3 (1.20%) Google
15 2 (0.80%) Tandberg
15 2 (0.80%) Intel
15 2 (0.80%) Nortel
15 2 (0.80%) Juniper
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