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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 76 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing ITSM 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.10% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.13% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £250 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -25.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £250 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +21.37%
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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
989 762 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 80.41% 78.64% 74.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 470 398
Average daily rate £375 £325 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Service Management
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) S/MIME
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.00%) BMC
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Google
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.00%) Lync
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) S/MIME
1 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Analyst
1 3 (15.00%) Problem Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Incident Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Tester
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Service Management
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
1 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) BMC
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) Google
2 3 (15.00%) Postini
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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