The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 49 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 59 104 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.85% 7.73% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 9.00% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 71 38
Median daily rate £413 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £425 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
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
1309 1156 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.50% 85.88% 82.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 793 658
Median daily rate £425 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £32.20 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 58 (38.41%) Finance
2 47 (31.13%) Incident Management
3 38 (25.17%) Windows
4 29 (19.21%) Change Management
5 26 (17.22%) Microsoft
6 25 (16.56%) Problem Management
6 25 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (15.89%) ITIL V3
8 22 (14.57%) Service Management
9 21 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (12.58%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
10 19 (12.58%) CISSP
10 19 (12.58%) SLA
11 18 (11.92%) ITSM
12 17 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (11.26%) Cisco
12 17 (11.26%) MCSA
12 17 (11.26%) Project Management
13 16 (10.60%) MS Office
13 16 (10.60%) Windows XP
13 16 (10.60%) PCI DSS
14 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
15 14 (9.27%) Firewall
15 14 (9.27%) PRINCE2
16 13 (8.61%) VMware
16 13 (8.61%) CEH
16 13 (8.61%) MS Excel
16 13 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (7.95%) Telecoms

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.28%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (3.31%) SAS
4 4 (2.65%) JBoss
4 4 (2.65%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.32%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.32%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) Apache
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.60%) MS Office
2 13 (8.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.99%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.65%) Office 365
2 3 (1.99%) PaaS
2 3 (1.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) IaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Firewall
2 7 (4.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.64%) VPN
3 6 (3.97%) SAN
4 5 (3.31%) Internet
5 4 (2.65%) DNS
5 4 (2.65%) LAN
6 3 (1.99%) BGP
6 3 (1.99%) Extranet
6 3 (1.99%) IPv6
6 3 (1.99%) MPLS
6 3 (1.99%) OSPF
6 3 (1.99%) Skype
6 3 (1.99%) WAN
7 1 (0.66%) DHCP
7 1 (0.66%) NAS
7 1 (0.66%) Telepresence
7 1 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.31%) Base SAS
4 5 (3.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (2.65%) MySQL
5 4 (2.65%) OLAP
5 4 (2.65%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (2.65%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.66%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) JIRA
1 3 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.32%) MSI
2 2 (1.32%) Selenium
3 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.66%) JUnit
3 1 (0.66%) Maven
3 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.66%) Subversion
3 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.66%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.66%) Zephyr
General
1 58 (38.41%) Finance
2 12 (7.95%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.64%) Law
3 7 (4.64%) Legal
3 7 (4.64%) Marketing
4 6 (3.97%) Electronics
4 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.31%) Retail
6 4 (2.65%) Games
7 3 (1.99%) Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Analyst
2 18 (11.92%) Incident Manager
3 16 (10.60%) ITIL Manager
4 15 (9.93%) Service Manager
5 14 (9.27%) Service Analyst
5 14 (9.27%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (8.61%) Security Specialist
6 13 (8.61%) Support Analyst
7 12 (7.95%) IT Manager
7 12 (7.95%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 11 (7.28%) Administrator
9 9 (5.96%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.30%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.64%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support
12 6 (3.97%) Information Manager
12 6 (3.97%) Information Security Manager
12 6 (3.97%) Security Manager
13 5 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) .NET
2 6 (3.97%) XML
3 5 (3.31%) Classic ASP
4 4 (2.65%) Web Services
5 3 (1.99%) Middleware
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.32%) Web Services Management
7 1 (0.66%) HTML
7 1 (0.66%) LAMP
7 1 (0.66%) REST
7 1 (0.66%) SOAP
7 1 (0.66%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.30%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.65%) iPad
4 4 (2.65%) iPhone
4 4 (2.65%) Wiki
5 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.99%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.32%) CMDB
6 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.32%) Replication
6 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) EPoS
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) PMI
7 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.17%) Windows
2 16 (10.60%) Windows XP
3 12 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.28%) Linux
5 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.96%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.30%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.64%) Windows Vista
8 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.99%) Unix
10 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) Incident Management
2 29 (19.21%) Change Management
3 25 (16.56%) Problem Management
3 25 (16.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (15.89%) ITIL V3
5 22 (14.57%) Service Management
6 18 (11.92%) ITSM
7 17 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (11.26%) Project Management
8 15 (9.93%) Service Delivery
9 14 (9.27%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.28%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (7.28%) Security Management
11 10 (6.62%) Data Security
11 10 (6.62%) Information Security
12 9 (5.96%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.64%) High Availability
13 7 (4.64%) Programme Management
13 7 (4.64%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.62%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) C#
2 5 (3.31%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
2 5 (3.31%) VB
2 5 (3.31%) VB.NET
2 5 (3.31%) VBA
3 4 (2.65%) C++
3 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.65%) Python
4 3 (1.99%) Java
5 1 (0.66%) ABAP
5 1 (0.66%) PHP
5 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (13.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (12.58%) CISSP
2 19 (12.58%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (11.26%) MCSA
4 13 (8.61%) CEH
4 13 (8.61%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.62%) Degree
6 8 (5.30%) MCSE
7 7 (4.64%) CISM
8 5 (3.31%) MCITP
8 5 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (3.31%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.99%) APMP
9 3 (1.99%) CISA
9 3 (1.99%) MBA
9 3 (1.99%) MCP
10 2 (1.32%) CCIE
10 2 (1.32%) CCNP
10 2 (1.32%) PMP
10 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.58%) SLA
2 16 (10.60%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.65%) ISO 9000
4 4 (2.65%) QA
5 3 (1.99%) COBIT
5 3 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.99%) ISAE 3402
5 3 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.99%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.66%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.66%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.66%) Val IT
System Software
1 19 (12.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.30%) Hyper-V
2 8 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.64%) DameWare
2 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.99%) Nagios
3 3 (1.99%) Opsview
3 3 (1.99%) Salt
3 3 (1.99%) SCCM
4 2 (1.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.66%) SCOM
5 1 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.26%) Cisco
3 13 (8.61%) VMware
4 10 (6.62%) SAP
5 9 (5.96%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.30%) Citrix
7 4 (2.65%) Oracle
8 3 (1.99%) F5
8 3 (1.99%) Qualys
8 3 (1.99%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.32%) Lotus
9 2 (1.32%) Siebel
10 1 (0.66%) CommVault
10 1 (0.66%) HP
10 1 (0.66%) IBM
10 1 (0.66%) NetApp
10 1 (0.66%) Reuters
10 1 (0.66%) Splunk
10 1 (0.66%) Symantec
10 1 (0.66%) Wincor Nixdorf