The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +23 -13  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 12 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.11% 0.67% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 4.00% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £9.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -43.18% -7.36%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 156 250 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 14.42% 16.64% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 166 145
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Leeds

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Service Design
4 4 (28.57%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) DMZ
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Designer
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) CRM Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Operations
3 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE
4 1 (7.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCDA
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) CISM
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas
4 1 (7.14%) VMware