Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 32 20
Rank change year-on-year -20 -12 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 91 144 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.08% 5.48% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 6.24% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 87 168
Leeds median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% +5.69%
10th Percentile £113 £119 £129
90th Percentile £529 £563 £531
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £336
% change year-on-year - +4.09% +7.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £12.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.53% +2.08% -15.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.58
90th Percentile £43.00 £12.38 £19.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £12.25 £13.18
% change year-on-year +67.35% -7.06% +7.05%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1924 2307 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.20% 87.82% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1560 2010
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Leeds

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Leeds

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Leeds

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Leeds

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 41 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 39 (42.86%) Windows
3 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
4 25 (27.47%) Office 365
5 17 (18.68%) SCCM
6 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (17.58%) Windows 10
7 15 (16.48%) SQL
7 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
8 14 (15.38%) Project Management
9 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 13 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.19%) Service Management
10 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
11 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
11 11 (12.09%) Change Management
11 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
12 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (10.99%) MCSE
12 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
12 10 (10.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (10.99%) ServiceNow
13 9 (9.89%) Cisco
14 8 (8.79%) DNS

ITIL
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 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.99%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.59%) IIS
4 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.30%) Confluence
6 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.10%) CMS
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.40%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.47%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.49%) PaaS
5 4 (4.40%) IaaS
6 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) DNS
2 6 (6.59%) LAN
3 5 (5.49%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.49%) SAN
3 5 (5.49%) WAN
4 3 (3.30%) SSL
5 2 (2.20%) Internet
5 2 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.20%) VLAN
5 2 (2.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.10%) 3G
6 1 (1.10%) 4G
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.10%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.10%) Firewall
6 1 (1.10%) HSRP
6 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.20%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.40%) JIRA
4 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.20%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.10%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.10%) JMeter
5 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) German Language
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 14 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Administrator
3 13 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (7.69%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Active Directory Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) SharePoint Administrator
7 5 (5.49%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) REST
2 4 (4.40%) .NET
2 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (4.40%) HTML
2 4 (4.40%) WCF
3 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.59%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.49%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Replication
5 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.20%) CMDB
6 2 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Fintech
7 1 (1.10%) Life Science
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Windows
2 16 (17.58%) Windows 10
3 15 (16.48%) Windows 7
4 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.79%) Android
6 8 (8.79%) Windows XP
7 6 (6.59%) Linux
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.20%) AIX
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (15.38%) Project Management
3 13 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (13.19%) PRINCE2
4 12 (13.19%) Service Management
5 11 (12.09%) Change Management
5 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.79%) Asset Management
7 8 (8.79%) Migration
8 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.49%) Change Control
10 5 (5.49%) ITIL V3
10 5 (5.49%) SFIA
11 4 (4.40%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.40%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.69%) Perl
3 7 (7.69%) Python
3 7 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.40%) C#
4 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.20%) Jython
6 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (10.99%) MCSE
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.79%) Degree
3 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.49%) CCNP
5 4 (4.40%) CCNA
5 4 (4.40%) CISSP
5 4 (4.40%) MCSA
6 3 (3.30%) CCDP
6 3 (3.30%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (3.30%) CISM
6 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.20%) CCIE
7 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) CCAA
8 1 (1.10%) CCDA
8 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.20%) QA
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) GDPR
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) PSD2
2 1 (1.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 41 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) vSphere
3 4 (4.40%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (18.68%) SCCM
2 6 (6.59%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) Puppet
3 2 (2.20%) Terraform
3 2 (2.20%) WSUS
4 1 (1.10%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.10%) Nessus
4 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) ServiceNow
3 9 (9.89%) Cisco
4 8 (8.79%) Apple
5 6 (6.59%) CA
5 6 (6.59%) Citrix
5 6 (6.59%) Splunk
5 6 (6.59%) VMware
6 5 (5.49%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) NetApp
8 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.20%) Symantec
9 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.10%) Dell
9 1 (1.10%) EMC
9 1 (1.10%) HP
9 1 (1.10%) Lotus
9 1 (1.10%) McAfee
9 1 (1.10%) Sophos