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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 77 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing ITSM 24 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.80% 0.34% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.43% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 7
Average daily rate
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£403 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £353 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £373 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £352 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.14 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-30.84% +31.03%
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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
1120 933 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.08% 80.02% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 634 326
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +60.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £110.00 £22.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 38 (88.37%) Service Management
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) NHS
5 14 (32.56%) Project Management
6 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
7 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
8 11 (25.58%) QA
8 11 (25.58%) Matrix Management
8 11 (25.58%) Scrum
8 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
9 10 (23.26%) SLA
9 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
9 10 (23.26%) Change Management
9 10 (23.26%) Coaching
10 9 (20.93%) Release Management
10 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
10 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
11 8 (18.60%) Performance Management
11 8 (18.60%) Trend Analysis
11 8 (18.60%) Service Continuity Management
11 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
12 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
14 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
14 5 (11.63%) Workflow
14 5 (11.63%) Microsoft

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Misys Midas
2 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Delivery Manager
1 8 (18.60%) Author
1 8 (18.60%) Technical Author
2 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Development Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Process Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.33%) NHS Project Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management Specialist
5 1 (2.33%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) XML
1 4 (9.30%) XSD
1 4 (9.30%) XSLT
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) NHS
2 3 (6.98%) Graphic Design
2 3 (6.98%) Reference Data
2 3 (6.98%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.98%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (88.37%) Service Management
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (32.56%) Project Management
5 13 (30.23%) Mentoring
6 12 (27.91%) Business Analysis
7 11 (25.58%) Matrix Management
7 11 (25.58%) Scrum
7 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
8 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
8 10 (23.26%) Change Management
8 10 (23.26%) Coaching
9 9 (20.93%) Release Management
9 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
9 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
10 8 (18.60%) Performance Management
10 8 (18.60%) Trend Analysis
10 8 (18.60%) Service Continuity Management
10 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
1 4 (9.30%) Python
1 4 (9.30%) Ruby
2 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
2 10 (23.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) HP
3 2 (4.65%) BMC
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy
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