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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 25 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 68 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.96% 3.59% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 4.40% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 19 13
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£340 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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
963 795 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.47% 81.45% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 491 280
Average daily rate £375 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.75 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £37.80 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 51 (36.96%) ITIL
2 30 (21.74%) ITSM
3 28 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.39%) Workflow
5 23 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 23 (16.67%) NHS
5 23 (16.67%) Linux
6 22 (15.94%) CentOS
6 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (15.22%) Ubuntu
7 21 (15.22%) UNIX
7 21 (15.22%) LDAP
8 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
9 18 (13.04%) Splunk
10 17 (12.32%) Change Management
11 16 (11.59%) SLA
12 15 (10.87%) Java
12 15 (10.87%) Project Management
12 15 (10.87%) Problem Management
12 15 (10.87%) Service Delivery
13 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
13 14 (10.14%) PRINCE2
13 14 (10.14%) Cisco
14 13 (9.42%) SSL
14 13 (9.42%) Oracle
14 13 (9.42%) Configuration Management
15 12 (8.70%) HP
15 12 (8.70%) SQL
15 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
16 11 (7.97%) Windows

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (2.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.72%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.72%) nginx
3 1 (0.72%) Lync
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
1 2 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) Route 53
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) LDAP
2 13 (9.42%) SSL
3 10 (7.25%) DNS
3 10 (7.25%) Firewall
3 10 (7.25%) LAN
3 10 (7.25%) WAN
4 7 (5.07%) GPRS
5 6 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.35%) SAN
6 4 (2.90%) HTTP
7 3 (2.17%) NAS
8 2 (1.45%) VoIP
8 2 (1.45%) ATM
8 2 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.72%) SSH
9 1 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.72%) S/MIME
9 1 (0.72%) ISDN
9 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.72%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.52%) Oracle Database
1 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.62%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.45%) MySQL
7 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.72%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.72%) Redis
8 1 (0.72%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 9 (6.52%) Finance
2 4 (2.90%) Publishing
2 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.17%) Billing
4 2 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (15.94%) Analyst
2 16 (11.59%) Architect
3 9 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (6.52%) Service Analyst
3 9 (6.52%) Administrator
4 8 (5.80%) Author
4 8 (5.80%) Technical Author
4 8 (5.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 8 (5.80%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (5.07%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 5 (3.62%) Support Engineer
7 5 (3.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.62%) Capacity Manager
8 4 (2.90%) Designer
8 4 (2.90%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) Web Services
1 6 (4.35%) .NET
2 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.90%) XML
2 4 (2.90%) XSD
2 4 (2.90%) XSLT
3 3 (2.17%) HTML
4 2 (1.45%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.45%) Middleware
5 1 (0.72%) XMPP
5 1 (0.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) NHS
2 9 (6.52%) Open Source
3 8 (5.80%) Smartcard
4 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.62%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.17%) Replication
6 3 (2.17%) Statistics
6 3 (2.17%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.45%) PKI
7 2 (1.45%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.72%) Physics
8 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) CMDB
8 1 (0.72%) Economics
8 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Linux
2 22 (15.94%) CentOS
3 21 (15.22%) UNIX
3 21 (15.22%) Ubuntu
4 11 (7.97%) Windows
5 8 (5.80%) Solaris
6 6 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.45%) Debian
8 2 (1.45%) HPUX
8 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (36.96%) ITIL
2 30 (21.74%) ITSM
3 28 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.39%) Workflow
5 23 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (12.32%) Change Management
8 15 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 15 (10.87%) Project Management
8 15 (10.87%) Problem Management
9 14 (10.14%) PRINCE2
10 13 (9.42%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.25%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.25%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.52%) Capacity Management
13 8 (5.80%) Coaching
13 8 (5.80%) DevOps
14 7 (5.07%) Matrix Management
14 7 (5.07%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.87%) Java
2 12 (8.70%) SQL
3 10 (7.25%) Python
4 8 (5.80%) C
5 6 (4.35%) VB
5 6 (4.35%) Ruby
5 6 (4.35%) Scala
5 6 (4.35%) PHP
6 3 (2.17%) C#
6 3 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.45%) C++
7 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.17%) MCSE
3 3 (2.17%) MCSA
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.17%) Degree
4 2 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.72%) CCNP
5 1 (0.72%) CCNA
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 10 (7.25%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (4.35%) Firmware
2 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.17%) Nagios
2 3 (2.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.45%) OpenView
3 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (13.04%) Splunk
2 14 (10.14%) Cisco
3 13 (9.42%) Oracle
4 12 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.70%) HP
5 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.52%) VMware
6 3 (2.17%) BMC
6 3 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.45%) Symantec
7 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.45%) Citrix
7 2 (1.45%) IBM
8 1 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.72%) SAP
8 1 (0.72%) Genesys
8 1 (0.72%) Reuters
8 1 (0.72%) CommVault
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Postini
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago