The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management 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 Service Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 45 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 38 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.24% 2.88% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 3.80% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 7
Average daily rate £375 £413 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £344 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £421 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.09% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Management
West Yorkshire

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Management across the Leeds region.

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Leeds region.

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 49 (62.82%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Service Delivery
2 16 (20.51%) Finance
3 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.95%) Change Management
5 13 (16.67%) Workflow
6 12 (15.38%) SLA
6 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.10%) Python
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
7 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
8 10 (12.82%) Project Management
8 10 (12.82%) .NET
8 10 (12.82%) C#
8 10 (12.82%) SQL
8 10 (12.82%) Web Services
8 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
8 10 (12.82%) SharePoint Server
8 10 (12.82%) Problem Management
8 10 (12.82%) Splunk
9 9 (11.54%) Puppet
9 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
10 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (10.26%) NHS
10 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
10 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.26%) nginx

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Service Management 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 Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
1 10 (12.82%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (10.26%) nginx
3 6 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.26%) InfoPath
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) DSL
2 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle OLAP
3 7 (8.97%) OLAP
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.85%) Redis
5 3 (3.85%) Riak
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) DTS
7 1 (1.28%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.10%) Service Manager
2 9 (11.54%) Architect
3 8 (10.26%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Applications Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Change Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Performance Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Support Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Service Performance Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Software Asset Manager
8 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Author
8 3 (3.85%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) .NET
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.97%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.28%) Spring
5 1 (1.28%) SOAP
5 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.26%) NHS
3 7 (8.97%) Statistics
4 3 (3.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.28%) Physics
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) CMDB
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) CentOS
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.95%) Change Management
5 13 (16.67%) Workflow
6 10 (12.82%) Project Management
6 10 (12.82%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.26%) Asset Management
8 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.97%) RDF
8 7 (8.97%) SOA
8 7 (8.97%) ETL
8 7 (8.97%) Migration
9 6 (7.69%) ITSM
9 6 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.69%) Release Management
10 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.13%) Identity Management
11 4 (5.13%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) Python
2 10 (12.82%) C#
2 10 (12.82%) SQL
3 7 (8.97%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.13%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) ISEB
4 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.13%) MCSE
5 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) MOS
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
7 1 (1.28%) MCDST
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.28%) CISSP
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Cacti
2 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.28%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.28%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Splunk
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco
4 5 (6.41%) Remedy
5 3 (3.85%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.56%) FatWire
6 2 (2.56%) Lotus
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) BMC
7 1 (1.28%) Perforce
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