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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 88 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +15
Contract jobs citing ITSM 10 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 2.42% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 2.80% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 2
Average daily rate £120 £340 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.70% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £261 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £470 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £351
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -31.11%
ITSM
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
1236 965 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.74% 86.39% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 699 471
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 10 (41.67%) SLA
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Change Management
5 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
5 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
6 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
7 5 (20.83%) DameWare
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
10 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Service Manager
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Operations Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Service Operations Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Incident Manager
4 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
5 4 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Service Design Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
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