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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing ITIL 96 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.86% 5.36% 12.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.63% 6.64% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 24 42
Average daily rate
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£329 £307 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £162 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £17.72
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -13.93%
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
903 768 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.30% 80.76% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 467 317
Average daily rate £375 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £27.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 43 (25.90%) Service Management
2 37 (22.29%) UNIX
3 35 (21.08%) Windows
4 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
4 30 (18.07%) Incident Management
5 28 (16.87%) Linux
6 27 (16.27%) Finance
7 26 (15.66%) Service Delivery
8 25 (15.06%) PRINCE2
8 25 (15.06%) Problem Management
9 24 (14.46%) Oracle
10 23 (13.86%) SLA
10 23 (13.86%) Project Management
11 22 (13.25%) Configuration Management
12 20 (12.05%) Red Hat
12 20 (12.05%) Change Management
12 20 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 19 (11.45%) VMware
14 18 (10.84%) Cisco
14 18 (10.84%) E-Commerce
15 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
16 16 (9.64%) ITSM
16 16 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (9.64%) Web Services
17 15 (9.04%) SAN
17 15 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
18 14 (8.43%) MS Office
18 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
18 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (8.43%) ITIL V3

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (5.42%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.01%) Apache
4 4 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.81%) WorkSite
5 3 (1.81%) JBoss
5 3 (1.81%) IIS
5 3 (1.81%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.81%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.20%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.60%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (1.81%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.60%) Agresso
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.04%) SAN
2 11 (6.63%) Firewall
3 8 (4.82%) DNS
3 8 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.22%) HTTP
4 7 (4.22%) SSL
5 6 (3.61%) LAN
5 6 (3.61%) NAS
6 5 (3.01%) DHCP
6 5 (3.01%) VPN
6 5 (3.01%) WAN
7 4 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.81%) H.323
8 3 (1.81%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.20%) IPsec
9 2 (1.20%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.20%) VRRP
9 2 (1.20%) MPLS
9 2 (1.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.01%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) Ingres
7 1 (0.60%) MySQL
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.22%) Hudson
1 7 (4.22%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.61%) Subversion
3 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.81%) PVCS
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) AnthillPro
General
1 27 (16.27%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.01%) Legal
4 2 (1.20%) Publishing
4 2 (1.20%) Law
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) Front Office
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (26.51%) Analyst
2 19 (11.45%) Support Analyst
3 17 (10.24%) Service Analyst
4 14 (8.43%) Service Manager
5 10 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (6.02%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.42%) UNIX Support
6 9 (5.42%) UNIX Operator
7 7 (4.22%) Consultant
7 7 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (4.22%) Linux Support
8 6 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Release Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Configuration Manager
8 6 (3.61%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 5 (3.01%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.01%) Author
9 5 (3.01%) Technical Author
9 5 (3.01%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.64%) Web Services
2 8 (4.82%) Middleware
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (4.22%) .NET
4 3 (1.81%) J2EE
4 3 (1.81%) HTML
5 2 (1.20%) Java EE
6 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.60%) XML
6 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.82%) Open Source
3 5 (3.01%) NHS
4 3 (1.81%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.81%) Replication
5 2 (1.20%) PKI
5 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.20%) CMDB
5 2 (1.20%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Physics
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.60%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.60%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) PDA
6 1 (0.60%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.29%) UNIX
2 35 (21.08%) Windows
3 28 (16.87%) Linux
4 20 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.61%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.61%) Solaris
6 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.61%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.41%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.41%) AIX
8 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.60%) CentOS
9 1 (0.60%) HPUX
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.90%) Service Management
2 30 (18.07%) Incident Management
3 26 (15.66%) Service Delivery
4 25 (15.06%) PRINCE2
4 25 (15.06%) Problem Management
5 23 (13.86%) Project Management
6 22 (13.25%) Configuration Management
7 20 (12.05%) Change Management
8 18 (10.84%) E-Commerce
9 16 (9.64%) ITSM
9 16 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.43%) ITIL V3
12 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.83%) Supplier Management
13 12 (7.23%) Release Management
14 10 (6.02%) ETL
14 10 (6.02%) Transition Management
15 9 (5.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.42%) SQL
2 8 (4.82%) Java
3 5 (3.01%) C
4 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.41%) PHP
4 4 (2.41%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.41%) VB
4 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.41%) Ruby
4 4 (2.41%) Scala
5 3 (1.81%) ABAP
5 3 (1.81%) SAPscript
6 2 (1.20%) C#
7 1 (0.60%) Python
7 1 (0.60%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (6.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.63%) Degree
3 8 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.82%) CISSP
3 8 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.82%) MCSE
3 8 (4.82%) MCSA
3 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (4.22%) CCNA
5 6 (3.61%) CEH
6 5 (3.01%) CCSA
6 5 (3.01%) GIAC
7 3 (1.81%) CCNP
7 3 (1.81%) MCP
7 3 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.81%) CCVP
8 2 (1.20%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.86%) SLA
2 7 (4.22%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.22%) QA
3 6 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.60%) UAG
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.60%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) OpenView
1 4 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.81%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.81%) Nagios
2 3 (1.81%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.20%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.46%) Oracle
3 20 (12.05%) Red Hat
4 19 (11.45%) VMware
5 18 (10.84%) Cisco
6 13 (7.83%) HP
7 9 (5.42%) Citrix
8 8 (4.82%) SAP
9 7 (4.22%) IBM
9 7 (4.22%) Perforce
10 6 (3.61%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.01%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.41%) Splunk
13 3 (1.81%) F5
13 3 (1.81%) Dell
13 3 (1.81%) CommVault
13 3 (1.81%) Reuters
14 2 (1.20%) NetApp
14 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.60%) LogRhythm
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