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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 83 85 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing ITSM 4 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.36% 0.78% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.92% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 22
Median daily rate £350 £155 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -54.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -14.75%

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
932 1191 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.42% 84.65% 86.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 821 715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.44 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
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 20 February 2017, 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 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 17 (77.27%) Finance
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Problem Management
5 12 (54.55%) MS Office
5 12 (54.55%) iPhone
5 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 12 (54.55%) iPad
5 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 12 (54.55%) Blackberry
5 12 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (54.55%) Legal
6 10 (45.45%) Service Management
7 5 (22.73%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (18.18%) SaaS
8 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.64%) PaaS
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (13.64%) IaaS
9 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
9 3 (13.64%) Dell
9 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence

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 12 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (54.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Service Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Change Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Service Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Blackberry
1 12 (54.55%) iPad
1 12 (54.55%) iPhone
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
1 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Problem Management
3 10 (45.45%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
6 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Service Design
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) Resilience Testing
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Graphite
1 1 (4.55%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Dell
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) VMware