Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 48 25
Rank change year-on-year -9 -23 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 101 97 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.04% 4.49% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 5.14% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 68 119
Leeds median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +17.46%
10th Percentile £150 £113 £151
90th Percentile £525 £500 £603
West Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.63% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 0 5
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 - £16.50
10th Percentile £15.03 - £11.30
90th Percentile £40.10 - £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £8.82 £18.00
% change year-on-year +353.51% -51.00% +44.00%

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 2,187 1,888 2,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 87.55% 87.45% 87.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,502 1,267 1,783
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £288
90th Percentile £538 £556 £584
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 18 47
Leeds median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -11.48% -4.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.01 £9.59
90th Percentile £41.00 £32.85 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -11.29% -11.43%

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 20 April 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 20 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 28 (27.72%) Configuration Management
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 27 (26.73%) Splunk
3 26 (25.74%) Python
4 25 (24.75%) CA
5 24 (23.76%) Windows
5 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
6 22 (21.78%) Perl
6 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
6 22 (21.78%) Capacity Planning
7 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
8 16 (15.84%) Service Management
9 14 (13.86%) Finance
10 13 (12.87%) ITIL V3
11 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (11.88%) Change Management
11 12 (11.88%) Project Management
12 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
14 9 (8.91%) Service Design
14 9 (8.91%) Office 365
14 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
15 8 (7.92%) Business Analysis
15 8 (7.92%) LAN
15 8 (7.92%) Coaching
16 7 (6.93%) DevOps
16 7 (6.93%) WAN
16 7 (6.93%) Citrix

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 6 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Mule
2 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.99%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.91%) Office 365
3 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.97%) SaaS
5 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.98%) IaaS
5 2 (1.98%) PaaS
6 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) LAN
2 7 (6.93%) WAN
3 4 (3.96%) SAN
4 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.98%) DNS
5 2 (1.98%) Internet
5 2 (1.98%) NAS
5 2 (1.98%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.98%) Network Security
5 2 (1.98%) Skype
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
6 1 (0.99%) 3G
6 1 (0.99%) BGP
6 1 (0.99%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.99%) Firewall
6 1 (0.99%) MPLS
6 1 (0.99%) OSPF
6 1 (0.99%) VRRP
6 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) Big Data
2 2 (1.98%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.98%) MySQL
2 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.99%) OLAP
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
General
1 14 (13.86%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.99%) Online Betting
2 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Analyst
2 15 (14.85%) Consultant
3 11 (10.89%) Implementation Specialist
4 10 (9.90%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.93%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.93%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Splunk Specialist
8 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.96%) GDPR Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Scrum Master
8 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Network Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.96%) .NET
1 4 (3.96%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) NHS
1 4 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (3.96%) User Experience
2 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.99%) CMDB
4 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Replication
4 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Windows
2 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.95%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.96%) Linux
6 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.98%) AIX
7 2 (1.98%) Android
7 2 (1.98%) Debian
7 2 (1.98%) HPUX
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.98%) Solaris
7 2 (1.98%) Unix
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) Configuration Management
2 22 (21.78%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) Service Management
5 13 (12.87%) ITIL V3
6 12 (11.88%) Change Management
6 12 (11.88%) Project Management
6 12 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
7 9 (8.91%) Service Design
8 8 (7.92%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.92%) Coaching
9 7 (6.93%) DevOps
9 7 (6.93%) Scrum
10 6 (5.94%) Information Security
10 6 (5.94%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.94%) Supplier Management
11 5 (4.95%) Migration
11 5 (4.95%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.74%) Python
2 24 (23.76%) Shell Script
3 22 (21.78%) Perl
4 7 (6.93%) SQL
5 3 (2.97%) Java
6 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.98%) Ruby
7 1 (0.99%) C#
7 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) CISA
2 5 (4.95%) CISM
2 5 (4.95%) CISSP
3 2 (1.98%) CCA
3 2 (1.98%) CCAA
3 2 (1.98%) CCEA
3 2 (1.98%) CCNA
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.98%) MCSA
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) CRISC
4 1 (0.99%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.99%) MCP
4 1 (0.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.94%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.95%) GDPR
2 5 (4.95%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.99%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (21.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) Ansible
2 2 (1.98%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (1.98%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.98%) EdgeSight
2 2 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.98%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (26.73%) Splunk
2 25 (24.75%) CA
3 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.93%) Citrix
4 7 (6.93%) VMware
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle
6 3 (2.97%) ArcSight
6 3 (2.97%) HP
6 3 (2.97%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.98%) Apple
7 2 (1.98%) Google
7 2 (1.98%) Intel
7 2 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.99%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.99%) Cadence
8 1 (0.99%) Capita
8 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.99%) Dell
8 1 (0.99%) Orchard
8 1 (0.99%) Symantec