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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 100 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.49% 5.12% 8.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.92% 6.39% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 36 25
Average daily rate
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£288 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £163 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £570 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
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
1121 923 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.91% 80.12% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 628 321
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 £258 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +60.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £110.00 £22.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 61 (30.50%) Service Management
2 50 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 47 (23.50%) Oracle
4 46 (23.00%) Windows
4 46 (23.00%) Incident Management
5 40 (20.00%) UNIX
6 36 (18.00%) SQL
7 31 (15.50%) Project Management
8 30 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 29 (14.50%) Configuration Management
10 28 (14.00%) Linux
11 27 (13.50%) Cisco
11 27 (13.50%) Finance
12 26 (13.00%) Security Cleared
13 25 (12.50%) Problem Management
13 25 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (12.00%) PL/SQL
14 24 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (12.00%) VMware
14 24 (12.00%) Change Management
14 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (11.50%) Workflow
15 23 (11.50%) MS Office
15 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (11.00%) SLA
16 22 (11.00%) SC Cleared
17 21 (10.50%) Service Delivery
18 19 (9.50%) ITSM
18 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
18 19 (9.50%) Splunk

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (5.50%) IIS
1 11 (5.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.00%) SAS
4 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.50%) WorkSite
6 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.50%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (11.50%) MS Office
2 19 (9.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (3.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.50%) Agresso
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.00%) SAN
2 15 (7.50%) LDAP
2 15 (7.50%) Firewall
3 13 (6.50%) SSL
4 10 (5.00%) DNS
5 7 (3.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (3.50%) LAN
6 6 (3.00%) WAN
6 6 (3.00%) DHCP
6 6 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (3.00%) NAS
7 5 (2.50%) VPN
8 4 (2.00%) HTTP
8 4 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (2.00%) MPLS
9 3 (1.50%) Extranet
9 3 (1.50%) 4G
10 2 (1.00%) DMVPN
10 2 (1.00%) SMTP
10 2 (1.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
4 8 (4.00%) OLAP
4 8 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.50%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.50%) PVCS
1 7 (3.50%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (3.50%) Subversion
1 7 (3.50%) Hudson
2 5 (2.50%) Ant
2 5 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.50%) AnthillPro
3 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (13.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.00%) Legal
3 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.50%) Law
4 3 (1.50%) Publishing
4 3 (1.50%) Banking
4 3 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (0.50%) Billing
6 1 (0.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (27.00%) Analyst
2 27 (13.50%) Support Analyst
3 17 (8.50%) Service Analyst
4 14 (7.00%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 10 (5.00%) UNIX Support
7 9 (4.50%) UNIX Operator
7 9 (4.50%) Technical Support
8 8 (4.00%) DBA
8 8 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 8 (4.00%) Linux Support
9 7 (3.50%) Database Analyst
9 7 (3.50%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.00%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.00%) Release Manager
10 6 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (3.00%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.00%) Configuration Manager
10 6 (3.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.50%) .NET
2 10 (5.00%) Web Services
3 8 (4.00%) XML
3 8 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.50%) J2EE
4 7 (3.50%) Middleware
4 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 7 (3.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (2.50%) Spring
6 2 (1.00%) Java EE
7 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.50%) WCF
7 1 (0.50%) XMPP
7 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.50%) CSS
7 1 (0.50%) XSLT
7 1 (0.50%) ODBC
7 1 (0.50%) WSDL
7 1 (0.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.00%) NHS
3 8 (4.00%) Smartcard
3 8 (4.00%) Open Source
4 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.50%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.00%) PKI
6 4 (2.00%) Replication
7 3 (1.50%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.50%) Statistics
7 3 (1.50%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.50%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.00%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.00%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.00%) Windows
2 40 (20.00%) UNIX
3 28 (14.00%) Linux
4 24 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.00%) CentOS
5 18 (9.00%) Ubuntu
6 16 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.50%) Windows 7
9 10 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.00%) AIX
10 6 (3.00%) Solaris
11 3 (1.50%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.00%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.50%) Service Management
2 46 (23.00%) Incident Management
3 31 (15.50%) Project Management
4 30 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 29 (14.50%) Configuration Management
6 25 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 24 (12.00%) Change Management
7 24 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (11.50%) Workflow
8 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (10.50%) Service Delivery
10 19 (9.50%) ITSM
11 17 (8.50%) ETL
11 17 (8.50%) E-Commerce
12 15 (7.50%) Release Management
13 14 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (7.00%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (6.00%) Line Management
16 11 (5.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.00%) SQL
2 24 (12.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (6.00%) Java
4 11 (5.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.50%) C
5 5 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.00%) VB
6 4 (2.00%) PHP
6 4 (2.00%) Scala
7 3 (1.50%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.50%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) C++
8 1 (0.50%) VBA
8 1 (0.50%) Python
8 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.00%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (5.00%) Degree
7 9 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.00%) MCSE
9 7 (3.50%) MCSA
9 7 (3.50%) CISSP
10 6 (3.00%) CCNA
11 5 (2.50%) CCNP
11 5 (2.50%) CCSA
12 4 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (2.00%) MCP
12 4 (2.00%) CCDA
12 4 (2.00%) CCDP
12 4 (2.00%) ISEB
12 4 (2.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.00%) SLA
2 13 (6.50%) QA
3 8 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (2.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.50%) VMware Server
3 4 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.00%) Firmware
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (5.00%) OpenView
2 5 (2.50%) SCCM
3 4 (2.00%) Nagios
3 4 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.00%) SCOM
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.50%) Oracle
3 27 (13.50%) Cisco
4 24 (12.00%) VMware
5 19 (9.50%) Splunk
6 16 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 15 (7.50%) HP
8 8 (4.00%) Citrix
9 7 (3.50%) Perforce
10 5 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.50%) Sun
10 5 (2.50%) SAP
11 4 (2.00%) IBM
12 3 (1.50%) Reuters
12 3 (1.50%) CommVault
12 3 (1.50%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.50%) Zerto
12 3 (1.50%) F5
13 2 (1.00%) Tandberg
13 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds
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