The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 40 25 56
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Contract jobs citing Service Management 63 70 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.64% 5.75% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 7.11% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 45 7
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£363 £265 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.79% -31.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £185 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £606 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £19.50 £16.33
% change year-on-year
-31.53% +19.44%
Service Management
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
1132 985 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.42% 80.94% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 699 323
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £12.63 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 68 (46.58%) ITIL
2 40 (27.40%) ITSM
3 36 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (23.29%) NHS
5 32 (21.92%) Change Management
5 32 (21.92%) Incident Management
6 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (20.55%) Workflow
7 28 (19.18%) UNIX
8 23 (15.75%) Linux
8 23 (15.75%) SLA
8 23 (15.75%) Project Management
8 23 (15.75%) Ubuntu
8 23 (15.75%) CentOS
9 21 (14.38%) LDAP
10 20 (13.70%) Configuration Management
11 19 (13.01%) QA
11 19 (13.01%) Splunk
12 18 (12.33%) Windows
13 17 (11.64%) Problem Management
14 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
14 16 (10.96%) SSL
15 15 (10.27%) Cisco
15 15 (10.27%) Firewall
16 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
17 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
17 13 (8.90%) Java
17 13 (8.90%) Oracle
18 12 (8.22%) Web Services
18 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.11%) Apache
2 6 (4.11%) nginx
3 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (4.11%) Amazon S3
1 6 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 6 (4.11%) Route 53
2 2 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.38%) LDAP
2 16 (10.96%) SSL
3 15 (10.27%) Firewall
4 9 (6.16%) WAN
4 9 (6.16%) LAN
5 7 (4.79%) GPRS
5 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.11%) DNS
6 6 (4.11%) Internet
6 6 (4.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (3.42%) SAN
8 4 (2.74%) HTTP
9 2 (1.37%) ATM
10 1 (0.68%) LTE
10 1 (0.68%) NAS
10 1 (0.68%) Network Security
10 1 (0.68%) 2G
10 1 (0.68%) Intranet
10 1 (0.68%) 3G
10 1 (0.68%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
2 10 (6.85%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.11%) MySQL
3 6 (4.11%) SimpleDB
3 6 (4.11%) Redis
3 6 (4.11%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.11%) Couchbase
3 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.53%) Finance
3 5 (3.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Law
4 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (13.01%) Analyst
2 17 (11.64%) Architect
3 10 (6.85%) Technical Support
4 8 (5.48%) Service Analyst
4 8 (5.48%) Author
4 8 (5.48%) Technical Author
4 8 (5.48%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (4.11%) Administrator
6 6 (4.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) Technical Architect
6 6 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (4.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 5 (3.42%) IT Support
7 5 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.42%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.42%) Support Engineer
8 4 (2.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) Web Services
2 6 (4.11%) POSIX
3 4 (2.74%) XML
3 4 (2.74%) XSD
3 4 (2.74%) XSLT
4 3 (2.05%) .NET
5 2 (1.37%) HTML
5 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.37%) Middleware
5 2 (1.37%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.29%) NHS
2 12 (8.22%) Smartcard
3 8 (5.48%) Smart Meter
3 8 (5.48%) Open Source
4 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.05%) Statistics
6 3 (2.05%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.05%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.05%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.05%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.37%) PKI
7 2 (1.37%) Replication
7 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.18%) UNIX
2 23 (15.75%) Linux
2 23 (15.75%) Ubuntu
2 23 (15.75%) CentOS
3 18 (12.33%) Windows
4 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.74%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.74%) Solaris
7 2 (1.37%) HPUX
7 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (46.58%) ITIL
2 40 (27.40%) ITSM
3 36 (24.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (21.92%) Change Management
4 32 (21.92%) Incident Management
5 30 (20.55%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.55%) Workflow
6 23 (15.75%) Project Management
7 20 (13.70%) Configuration Management
8 17 (11.64%) Problem Management
9 16 (10.96%) Business Analysis
10 14 (9.59%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2
11 12 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (8.22%) Release Management
11 12 (8.22%) Performance Management
11 12 (8.22%) Coaching
11 12 (8.22%) DevOps
12 11 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.53%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.90%) Java
2 12 (8.22%) Python
3 9 (6.16%) C
4 7 (4.79%) SQL
5 6 (4.11%) VB
5 6 (4.11%) PHP
5 6 (4.11%) Scala
6 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.42%) Ruby
7 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) C#
8 1 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.53%) Security Cleared
1 11 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.05%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.37%) Degree
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.68%) MOS
5 1 (0.68%) MCDST
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) MCSA
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.75%) SLA
2 19 (13.01%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) VMware Server
2 6 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.11%) Firmware
3 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Salt
1 6 (4.11%) Ansible
1 6 (4.11%) HAProxy
1 6 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.11%) Puppet
2 4 (2.74%) OpenView
2 4 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (13.01%) Splunk
2 15 (10.27%) Cisco
3 13 (8.90%) Oracle
4 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.85%) HP
6 8 (5.48%) VMware
7 6 (4.11%) hybris
8 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.05%) BMC
9 2 (1.37%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.68%) Polycom
10 1 (0.68%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
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