The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 28 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.

ITIL Version 3
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 1 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.099% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.57% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £638 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +140.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £341
% change year-on-year - +17.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 870 1231 1026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 85.80% 85.25% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 874 687
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 17
Median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £10.20 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.46 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Leeds

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Leeds

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Leeds

ITIL V3
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL V3
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Incident and Problem Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Major Incident Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Brocade
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware