The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM 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 ITSM over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 65 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing ITSM 36 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.33% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 0.54% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 1
Average daily rate
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£406 £350 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +180.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.13 £16.88 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.29% -11.18%
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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
1321 919 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 83.17% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 655 360
Average daily rate £363 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 19
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £8.95 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £73.40 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITSM across the Leeds region.

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Leeds region.

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 57 (89.06%) Service Management
2 28 (43.75%) ITIL
3 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 22 (34.38%) Matrix Management
6 21 (32.81%) Coaching
7 20 (31.25%) NHS
7 20 (31.25%) Project Management
8 19 (29.69%) Scrum
8 19 (29.69%) Change Management
8 19 (29.69%) Incident Management
9 18 (28.13%) Problem Management
10 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2
11 16 (25.00%) Software Delivery
12 14 (21.88%) Configuration Management
12 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
13 13 (20.31%) Finance
14 12 (18.75%) QA
15 11 (17.19%) Release Management
15 11 (17.19%) SLA
16 9 (14.06%) Performance Management
16 9 (14.06%) Trend Analysis
16 9 (14.06%) Service Continuity Management
17 8 (12.50%) Capacity Management
18 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
18 7 (10.94%) SQL
18 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
18 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
19 6 (9.38%) Knowledge Management
19 6 (9.38%) Workflow

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.69%) assyst
3 2 (3.13%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Delivery Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Author
2 8 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 6 (9.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Service Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Incident Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Service Management Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management Specialist
6 3 (4.69%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.13%) Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.13%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Incident Analyst
8 1 (1.56%) NHS Project Manager
8 1 (1.56%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) XML
1 4 (6.25%) XSD
1 4 (6.25%) XSLT
2 2 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) NHS
2 4 (6.25%) CMDB
3 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.69%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.69%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (89.06%) Service Management
2 28 (43.75%) ITIL
3 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 22 (34.38%) Matrix Management
6 21 (32.81%) Coaching
7 20 (31.25%) Project Management
8 19 (29.69%) Change Management
8 19 (29.69%) Scrum
8 19 (29.69%) Incident Management
9 18 (28.13%) Problem Management
10 17 (26.56%) PRINCE2
11 16 (25.00%) Software Delivery
12 14 (21.88%) Configuration Management
12 14 (21.88%) Business Analysis
13 11 (17.19%) Release Management
14 9 (14.06%) Performance Management
14 9 (14.06%) Trend Analysis
14 9 (14.06%) Service Continuity Management
15 8 (12.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) Python
2 4 (6.25%) Ruby
2 4 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 11 (17.19%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) HP
2 4 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (1.56%) Google
3 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.56%) BMC
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