The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 83 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing ITSM 21 24 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 1.70% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.98% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 1
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £12.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+39.00% -34.21%
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
1330 1210 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.08% 85.94% 82.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 872 721
Median daily rate £425 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 17
Median hourly rate £12.10 £17.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +8.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.28 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
3 16 (51.61%) Finance
4 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
5 12 (38.71%) Service Management
6 11 (35.48%) Legal
7 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
8 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
8 9 (29.03%) MS Office
9 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
9 8 (25.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (25.81%) Change Management
9 8 (25.81%) iPhone
9 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
9 8 (25.81%) iPad
9 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
10 7 (22.58%) SLA
11 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
11 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
12 5 (16.13%) DameWare
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
12 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.90%) SQL
13 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.90%) VMware
13 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
14 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Legal
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 15 (48.39%) Service Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (32.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) ODBC
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Blackberry
1 8 (25.81%) iPad
1 8 (25.81%) iPhone
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Service Management
3 10 (32.26%) Problem Management
4 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
5 8 (25.81%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Document Management
7 3 (9.68%) ERP
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (6.45%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) User Stories
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.23%) Migration
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) DameWare
2 1 (3.23%) Graphite
2 1 (3.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft