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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 13 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 90 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.66% 1.43% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.92% 1.89% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 6 12
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£255 £307 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.80% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £118 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £365 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
824 687 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 79.31% 75.74% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 379 480
Average daily rate £348 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +153.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £29.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 69 (53.49%) ITIL
2 32 (24.81%) Windows
3 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
4 28 (21.71%) Splunk
5 26 (20.16%) Management Information System
5 26 (20.16%) Python
6 25 (19.38%) Workflow
7 23 (17.83%) CentOS
8 22 (17.05%) Ubuntu
8 22 (17.05%) Project Management
8 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
9 20 (15.50%) MS Excel
9 20 (15.50%) Supplier Management
9 20 (15.50%) Incident Management
10 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (11.63%) NHS
11 15 (11.63%) VMware
12 14 (10.85%) SAN
12 14 (10.85%) Windows XP
13 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (9.30%) Active Directory
14 12 (9.30%) Problem Management
14 12 (9.30%) Release Management
14 12 (9.30%) VMware Server
15 11 (8.53%) Windows 7
15 11 (8.53%) Business Continuity
15 11 (8.53%) Telecoms
15 11 (8.53%) Change Management
15 11 (8.53%) MS Office
16 10 (7.75%) Linux

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (6.20%) nginx
2 6 (4.65%) Apache
3 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Lync
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.85%) SAN
2 5 (3.88%) Firewall
3 4 (3.10%) DSL
4 2 (1.55%) 2G
4 2 (1.55%) LTE
4 2 (1.55%) 3G
4 2 (1.55%) DHCP
4 2 (1.55%) HTTP
4 2 (1.55%) VPN
4 2 (1.55%) DNS
5 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.78%) SSL
5 1 (0.78%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.78%) MVNO
5 1 (0.78%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) MySQL
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.10%) Riak
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.33%) Redis
2 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) JIRA
2 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (8.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (6.20%) Finance
4 4 (3.10%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Publishing
6 1 (0.78%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Analyst
2 28 (21.71%) Service Manager
3 23 (17.83%) Service Analyst
4 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (10.85%) Services Delivery Manager
4 14 (10.85%) Delivery Manager
5 13 (10.08%) Service Management Analyst
6 12 (9.30%) Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 9 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.65%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Technical Support
10 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Change Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Performance Manager
11 4 (3.10%) IT Services Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.88%) Web Services
2 4 (3.10%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.33%) .NET
4 2 (1.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.78%) SOAP
5 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.16%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.63%) NHS
3 6 (4.65%) Statistics
4 4 (3.10%) Physics
4 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.55%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.81%) Windows
2 23 (17.83%) CentOS
3 22 (17.05%) Ubuntu
4 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (10.85%) Windows XP
6 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.53%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.75%) Linux
9 9 (6.98%) UNIX
10 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.55%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.49%) ITIL
2 29 (22.48%) Service Delivery
3 25 (19.38%) Workflow
4 22 (17.05%) Project Management
5 20 (15.50%) Supplier Management
5 20 (15.50%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.30%) Problem Management
6 12 (9.30%) Release Management
7 11 (8.53%) Business Continuity
7 11 (8.53%) Change Management
8 10 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (7.75%) ITSM
9 8 (6.20%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.43%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.65%) QMS
11 6 (4.65%) Migration
11 6 (4.65%) Quality Management
11 6 (4.65%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.65%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.16%) Python
2 4 (3.10%) Java
2 4 (3.10%) SQL
3 2 (1.55%) Perl
3 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.78%) C
4 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.10%) MCSE
4 4 (3.10%) ISEB
5 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.55%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CCNA
7 1 (0.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) SLA
3 3 (2.33%) BS25999
3 3 (2.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) VMware Server
1 12 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) vSphere
2 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) Puppet
2 2 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.55%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.55%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.78%) SCOM
3 1 (0.78%) Cacti
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (21.71%) Splunk
2 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.63%) VMware
4 8 (6.20%) Cisco
4 8 (6.20%) Remedy
5 5 (3.88%) Oracle
6 4 (3.10%) Citrix
6 4 (3.10%) BMC
7 3 (2.33%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.33%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) Symantec
7 3 (2.33%) FatWire
7 3 (2.33%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.55%) Perforce
8 2 (1.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.55%) NetApp
8 2 (1.55%) Lotus
9 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.78%) Google
9 1 (0.78%) Postini
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