Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 40 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 -18 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 110 119 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.90% 5.05% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.86% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 70 140
Leeds median daily rate £350 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -22.08% +23.20%
10th Percentile £113 £128 £150
90th Percentile £488 £496 £558
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 4
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £12.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.53% -26.87% +34.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £12.13 £17.75
% change year-on-year +229.90% -31.69% +42.00%

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 1,906 2,029 2,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 84.90% 86.12% 87.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,329 1,338 1,789
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £270 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 38 56
Leeds median hourly rate £26.75 £13.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +98.15% -10.74% +4.31%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.63 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.98 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +10.34% -5.57% +5.90%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 41 (37.27%) Windows
3 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 23 (20.91%) Office 365
5 19 (17.27%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.45%) Degree
7 17 (15.45%) Project Management
7 17 (15.45%) SQL
7 17 (15.45%) Windows Server
8 16 (14.55%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.55%) SCCM
9 15 (13.64%) Shell Script
9 15 (13.64%) Perl
9 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (13.64%) Python
9 15 (13.64%) Splunk
10 14 (12.73%) CA
11 13 (11.82%) Service Management
11 13 (11.82%) Windows 10
12 12 (10.91%) Windows 7
12 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
12 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
13 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (10.00%) ITIL V3
14 10 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (9.09%) Change Management
14 10 (9.09%) MCSE

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 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 10 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 10 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.91%) Confluence
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.91%) JBoss
4 1 (0.91%) Mule
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.64%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.91%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.91%) Office 365
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.73%) SaaS
4 2 (1.82%) PaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.91%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) LAN
2 6 (5.45%) DNS
2 6 (5.45%) NetScaler
2 6 (5.45%) WAN
3 5 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (1.82%) Internet
4 2 (1.82%) Skype
4 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.82%) VLAN
4 2 (1.82%) VPN
5 1 (0.91%) 3G
5 1 (0.91%) 4G
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.91%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.91%) Firewall
5 1 (0.91%) HSRP
5 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.91%) MPLS
5 1 (0.91%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.91%) Burp Suite
2 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.91%) JIRA
2 1 (0.91%) JMeter
2 1 (0.91%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (1.82%) German Language
2 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (0.91%) Banking
3 1 (0.91%) Legal
3 1 (0.91%) Online Betting
3 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (22.73%) Analyst
2 14 (12.73%) Service Analyst
3 12 (10.91%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (10.00%) Consultant
5 10 (9.09%) Administrator
6 8 (7.27%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.45%) Service Manager
8 6 (5.45%) SharePoint Administrator
9 5 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.55%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (3.64%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) .NET
2 5 (4.55%) REST
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (3.64%) HTML
3 4 (3.64%) WCF
4 3 (2.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.55%) Clustering
3 5 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.64%) Replication
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) CMDB
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) NHS
6 2 (1.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Life Science
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.27%) Windows
2 17 (15.45%) Windows Server
3 13 (11.82%) Windows 10
4 12 (10.91%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.27%) Android
7 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.45%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.73%) Linux
9 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) Capacity Planning
2 18 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (15.45%) Project Management
4 16 (14.55%) Configuration Management
5 13 (11.82%) Service Management
6 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.09%) Change Management
9 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.18%) Supplier Management
10 8 (7.27%) Change Control
11 7 (6.36%) Information Security
11 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (5.45%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.45%) Migration
13 5 (4.55%) Data Protection
13 5 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
14 4 (3.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) SQL
2 15 (13.64%) Perl
2 15 (13.64%) Python
2 15 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.64%) C#
4 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.09%) MCSE
4 7 (6.36%) CISSP
5 6 (5.45%) CISM
6 5 (4.55%) CISA
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.55%) MCSA
7 4 (3.64%) CCNA
7 4 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.73%) CCNP
9 2 (1.82%) CCA
9 2 (1.82%) CCAA
9 2 (1.82%) CCEA
9 2 (1.82%) CCIE
9 2 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.91%) CRISC
10 1 (0.91%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.45%) GDPR
2 6 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 31000
5 1 (0.91%) PSD2
5 1 (0.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 42 (38.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) vSphere
4 4 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) SCCM
2 6 (5.45%) SCOM
3 2 (1.82%) EdgeSight
3 2 (1.82%) WSUS
4 1 (0.91%) Nessus
4 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Splunk
3 14 (12.73%) CA
4 10 (9.09%) VMware
5 9 (8.18%) ServiceNow
6 8 (7.27%) Apple
7 7 (6.36%) Citrix
8 6 (5.45%) Cisco
9 5 (4.55%) Oracle
10 4 (3.64%) NetApp
11 2 (1.82%) Symantec
12 1 (0.91%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.91%) Dell
12 1 (0.91%) EMC
12 1 (0.91%) HP
12 1 (0.91%) IBM
12 1 (0.91%) McAfee
12 1 (0.91%) SAP
12 1 (0.91%) Sophos