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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 67 58 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs citing Service Management 34 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.49% 3.24% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.81% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 51
Median daily rate £480 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £116 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +23.46%
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
1167 1392 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.49% 85.14% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 970 510
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 19 (27.94%) Finance
3 18 (26.47%) ITSM
4 16 (23.53%) VMware
4 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 14 (20.59%) Windows
6 12 (17.65%) Linux
6 12 (17.65%) Project Management
7 10 (14.71%) DNS
7 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (13.24%) Puppet
8 9 (13.24%) Splunk
8 9 (13.24%) CentOS
8 9 (13.24%) Ubuntu
8 9 (13.24%) Workflow
9 8 (11.76%) Law
9 8 (11.76%) Legal
9 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
9 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.76%) Change Management
9 8 (11.76%) Citrix
9 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.76%) Resource Management
9 8 (11.76%) SaaS
9 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (10.29%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS

Service Management
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 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.76%) SaaS
3 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) DNS
2 7 (10.29%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) Intranet
4 3 (4.41%) LAN
5 2 (2.94%) Firewall
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.47%) CTI
6 1 (1.47%) DPNSS
6 1 (1.47%) H.323
6 1 (1.47%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (1.47%) ISDN
6 1 (1.47%) ISUP
6 1 (1.47%) MGCP
6 1 (1.47%) PBX
6 1 (1.47%) Q.931
6 1 (1.47%) RTP
6 1 (1.47%) SS7
6 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Law
2 8 (11.76%) Legal
2 8 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Back Office
4 5 (7.35%) Games
4 5 (7.35%) Publishing
5 2 (2.94%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) iGaming
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (13.24%) Analyst
2 7 (10.29%) Architect
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Consultant
4 4 (5.88%) Senior Technician
4 4 (5.88%) Service Management Officer
4 4 (5.88%) Support Officer
4 4 (5.88%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.41%) Active Directory Specialist
5 3 (4.41%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 3 (4.41%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (4.41%) Security Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Senior Support Technician
5 3 (4.41%) Service Security Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) CSS
2 3 (4.41%) Web Services
3 2 (2.94%) Ajax
3 2 (2.94%) ebXML
3 2 (2.94%) LAMP
3 2 (2.94%) Middleware
3 2 (2.94%) REST
3 2 (2.94%) SOAP
4 1 (1.47%) CCXML
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) RFC 2833
4 1 (1.47%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.82%) Public Cloud
1 6 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.41%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) CMDB
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) SCADA
3 2 (2.94%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.47%) IVR
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Linux
3 9 (13.24%) CentOS
3 9 (13.24%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.88%) Unix
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 18 (26.47%) ITSM
3 12 (17.65%) Project Management
4 9 (13.24%) Workflow
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) Change Management
5 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 8 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.29%) Release Management
6 7 (10.29%) TDD
6 7 (10.29%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) DevOps
7 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 4 (5.88%) Java
4 3 (4.41%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.94%) C++
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) CCNP
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) MCSE
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.94%) RHCE
3 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) MAPM
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.94%) HL7
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.94%) ACF2
4 2 (2.94%) RACF
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.94%) XenApp
4 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Puppet
2 7 (10.29%) Ansible
2 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) logstash
3 2 (2.94%) zSecure
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.47%) Graphite
4 1 (1.47%) Nagios
4 1 (1.47%) Opsview
4 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Splunk
3 8 (11.76%) Citrix
4 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.82%) iManage
5 6 (8.82%) NetApp
5 6 (8.82%) Symantec
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle
7 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 3 (4.41%) Dell
7 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.94%) Veeam
9 1 (1.47%) Apple