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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 88 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.49% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 3.02% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
Median daily rate £400 £431 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.24% -0.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £355 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +20.00%  

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 138 232 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 13.60% 16.12% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 151 110
Median daily rate £375 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +10.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £39.00 £12.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.36% -31.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (55.56%) Change Control
4 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) CCIE
4 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) CCDA
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) KYC
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Facilities Management
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) KYC
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCDA
1 5 (55.56%) CCIE
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas