The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 76 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing ITSM 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.11% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.15% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
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£350 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +7.82%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
835 672 805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.07% 76.80% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 371 483
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £57.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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West Yorkshire

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 8 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) BMC
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) S/MIME
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) S/MIME
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Incident & Problem Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) BMC
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Postini
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