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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 74 60 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.67% 6.38% 8.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 8.10% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 38
Average daily rate
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£311 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £213 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £447 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
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 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-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
854 741 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 77.01% 78.83% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 426 423
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 13
Average hourly rate £14.18 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.48% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £15.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £74.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 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 31 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 63 (39.38%) Service Management
2 37 (23.13%) Service Delivery
3 35 (21.88%) Windows
4 26 (16.25%) UNIX
5 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
6 22 (13.75%) Incident Management
7 21 (13.13%) SLA
7 21 (13.13%) Change Management
8 18 (11.25%) Finance
8 18 (11.25%) Problem Management
9 17 (10.63%) Project Management
9 17 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (10.00%) VMware
11 15 (9.38%) Supplier Management
11 15 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 15 (9.38%) Active Directory
12 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
12 14 (8.75%) Release Management
13 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (8.13%) MS Office
13 13 (8.13%) Oracle
14 12 (7.50%) SQL Server
14 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
15 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
15 11 (6.88%) HP
15 11 (6.88%) Citrix
15 11 (6.88%) SAN
15 11 (6.88%) E-Commerce
15 11 (6.88%) Linux
16 10 (6.25%) Web Services

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.38%) Apache
2 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.88%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.88%) IIS
4 3 (1.88%) JBoss
4 3 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (1.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.88%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.25%) SAP EP
5 2 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.63%) Lync
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (8.13%) MS Office
2 12 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) SAN
2 7 (4.38%) DNS
3 6 (3.75%) DHCP
3 6 (3.75%) NAS
4 5 (3.13%) Firewall
4 5 (3.13%) VPN
5 4 (2.50%) HTTP
6 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.88%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.25%) SSH
7 2 (1.25%) H.323
7 2 (1.25%) 3G
7 2 (1.25%) LAN
7 2 (1.25%) Internet
7 2 (1.25%) 2G
7 2 (1.25%) LTE
7 2 (1.25%) MVNO
7 2 (1.25%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.50%) MySQL
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.63%) Ingres
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Subversion
2 3 (1.88%) JIRA
2 3 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.25%) Hudson
3 2 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.63%) AnthillPro
General
1 18 (11.25%) Finance
2 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.50%) Banking
4 4 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (29.38%) Analyst
2 30 (18.75%) Service Analyst
3 26 (16.25%) Service Manager
4 15 (9.38%) Service Management Analyst
5 12 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (7.50%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 7 (4.38%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (4.38%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.13%) Consultant
8 5 (3.13%) Problem Manager
8 5 (3.13%) Incident Manager
8 5 (3.13%) Incident & Problem Manager
9 4 (2.50%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (2.50%) Transition Manager
9 4 (2.50%) Release Manager
9 4 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (2.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) Web Services
2 4 (2.50%) .NET
3 3 (1.88%) Middleware
3 3 (1.88%) HTML
4 2 (1.25%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.25%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) SAML
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.63%) Spring
5 1 (0.63%) Java EE
5 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Management Information System
2 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.13%) Replication
4 4 (2.50%) NHS
5 2 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.25%) Statistics
5 2 (1.25%) Physics
5 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) DTV
6 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.88%) Windows
2 26 (16.25%) UNIX
3 11 (6.88%) Linux
4 9 (5.63%) Ubuntu
4 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.75%) CentOS
6 6 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.75%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.88%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.88%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.25%) Solaris
8 2 (1.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.63%) HPUX
9 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.38%) Service Management
2 37 (23.13%) Service Delivery
3 22 (13.75%) Incident Management
4 21 (13.13%) Change Management
5 18 (11.25%) Problem Management
6 17 (10.63%) Project Management
7 15 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (9.38%) Supplier Management
8 14 (8.75%) Release Management
9 11 (6.88%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 10 (6.25%) Business Continuity
10 10 (6.25%) ITIL V3
11 9 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.63%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.00%) Capacity Management
13 7 (4.38%) ITSM
13 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.75%) SQL
1 6 (3.75%) Python
1 6 (3.75%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.13%) Java
3 4 (2.50%) Ruby
4 3 (1.88%) SAPscript
4 3 (1.88%) ABAP
5 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.63%) C#
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.00%) Degree
4 6 (3.75%) MCSE
4 6 (3.75%) MCSA
4 6 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.13%) CISSP
5 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.88%) CCNA
7 2 (1.25%) CCVP
7 2 (1.25%) CEH
7 2 (1.25%) PMP
7 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.25%) CISM
8 1 (0.63%) GIAC
8 1 (0.63%) MCDST
8 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.13%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) QA
3 6 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.88%) BS25999
5 3 (1.88%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (1.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.25%) vSphere
4 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.63%) Samba
5 1 (0.63%) UAG
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.25%) OpenView
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.63%) Nagios
3 1 (0.63%) OVSD
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.63%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.00%) VMware
3 13 (8.13%) Oracle
4 11 (6.88%) HP
4 11 (6.88%) Citrix
5 9 (5.63%) Cisco
5 9 (5.63%) ServiceNow
6 8 (5.00%) SAP
7 7 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.75%) Splunk
9 5 (3.13%) IBM
10 4 (2.50%) NetApp
10 4 (2.50%) Perforce
11 3 (1.88%) Reuters
11 3 (1.88%) Remedy
11 3 (1.88%) CommVault
11 3 (1.88%) Dell
12 2 (1.25%) BMC
12 2 (1.25%) Symantec
13 1 (0.63%) FatWire
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