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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 62 61 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.74% 6.81% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 8.69% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 25 44
Average daily rate
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£320 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £142 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £421 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +246.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +0.47%
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
827 702 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.57% 78.35% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 403 454
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 13
Average hourly rate £14.87 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.96% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £16.00 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014, 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 62 (41.89%) Service Management
2 38 (25.68%) Service Delivery
3 28 (18.92%) Windows
4 26 (17.57%) UNIX
5 22 (14.86%) Incident Management
5 22 (14.86%) Change Management
6 19 (12.84%) SLA
7 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
7 18 (12.16%) Project Management
8 17 (11.49%) Problem Management
8 17 (11.49%) Finance
9 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
12 13 (8.78%) Oracle
12 13 (8.78%) Supplier Management
12 13 (8.78%) Release Management
13 12 (8.11%) VMware
13 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
13 12 (8.11%) MS Excel
14 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
14 11 (7.43%) Linux
14 11 (7.43%) MS Office
14 11 (7.43%) Management Information System
14 11 (7.43%) ITIL V3
15 10 (6.76%) Business Continuity
15 10 (6.76%) Web Services
16 9 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (6.08%) Ubuntu

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (4.73%) Apache
2 6 (4.05%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 3 (2.03%) JBoss
4 3 (2.03%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.68%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) SAN
1 7 (4.73%) DNS
2 6 (4.05%) DHCP
3 5 (3.38%) VPN
3 5 (3.38%) Firewall
4 4 (2.70%) HTTP
5 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.03%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.35%) SSH
6 2 (1.35%) H.323
6 2 (1.35%) LAN
6 2 (1.35%) Internet
6 2 (1.35%) 3G
6 2 (1.35%) 2G
6 2 (1.35%) LTE
6 2 (1.35%) NAS
6 2 (1.35%) MVNO
6 2 (1.35%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.68%) QlikView
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Subversion
2 3 (2.03%) JIRA
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.35%) Hudson
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (11.49%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.73%) Analyst
2 28 (18.92%) Service Analyst
3 25 (16.89%) Service Manager
4 15 (10.14%) Service Management Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (8.78%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.43%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Problem Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Incident Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Incident & Problem Manager
11 4 (2.70%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.70%) Release Manager
11 4 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (2.70%) Administrator
12 3 (2.03%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.03%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) Web Services
2 3 (2.03%) .NET
2 3 (2.03%) Middleware
3 2 (1.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.68%) WinForms
4 1 (0.68%) Spring
4 1 (0.68%) Java EE
4 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.68%) WCF
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.68%) XML
4 1 (0.68%) SAML
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.70%) NHS
4 3 (2.03%) Physics
4 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.35%) Statistics
5 2 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) PKI
6 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.68%) CMDB
6 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.92%) Windows
2 26 (17.57%) UNIX
3 11 (7.43%) Linux
4 9 (6.08%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.05%) CentOS
5 6 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.03%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.03%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.68%) HPUX
10 1 (0.68%) Debian
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (41.89%) Service Management
2 38 (25.68%) Service Delivery
3 22 (14.86%) Change Management
3 22 (14.86%) Incident Management
4 18 (12.16%) Project Management
5 17 (11.49%) Problem Management
6 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (8.78%) Supplier Management
7 13 (8.78%) Release Management
8 11 (7.43%) ITIL V3
8 11 (7.43%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.76%) Business Continuity
10 9 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.41%) Configuration Management
11 8 (5.41%) Capacity Management
12 6 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.05%) ITSM
12 6 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (3.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) Python
1 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.38%) Java
3 4 (2.70%) SQL
3 4 (2.70%) Ruby
4 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.68%) C#
5 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
5 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.68%) ABAP
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
5 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.68%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.41%) Degree
3 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.38%) CISSP
4 3 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.03%) CCNA
5 2 (1.35%) MCSE
5 2 (1.35%) MCSA
5 2 (1.35%) PMP
5 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.35%) CISM
5 2 (1.35%) CCVP
5 2 (1.35%) CEH
5 2 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) GIAC
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) SLA
2 7 (4.73%) QA
3 6 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.03%) BS25999
5 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.35%) vSphere
4 2 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.68%) Samba
5 1 (0.68%) UAG
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.35%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.35%) OpenView
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) OVSD
3 1 (0.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.68%) SCOM
3 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.68%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle
3 12 (8.11%) VMware
4 8 (5.41%) Cisco
4 8 (5.41%) HP
4 8 (5.41%) Citrix
5 7 (4.73%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.05%) Splunk
6 6 (4.05%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.38%) IBM
8 4 (2.70%) NetApp
8 4 (2.70%) Perforce
9 3 (2.03%) Remedy
9 3 (2.03%) SAP
9 3 (2.03%) Dell
10 2 (1.35%) Symantec
10 2 (1.35%) BMC
11 1 (0.68%) Informatica
11 1 (0.68%) Nokia
11 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 26 days ago