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 3 months to 26 June 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)
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 -22  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 46 81 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.21% 5.50% 9.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 6.18% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 91
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £612 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -37.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

ITIL 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 966 1310 1337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.38% 88.87% 86.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 931 992
Median daily rate £403 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +19.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) Windows
4 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
5 20 (22.73%) SLA
6 16 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 16 (18.18%) Service Design
7 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
8 14 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (15.91%) Service Management
8 14 (15.91%) Project Management
8 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
9 13 (14.77%) Waterfall
9 13 (14.77%) SQL
9 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
10 12 (13.64%) WAN
11 11 (12.50%) Cisco
11 11 (12.50%) Banking
12 10 (11.36%) Supplier Management
12 10 (11.36%) Incident Management
12 10 (11.36%) Linux
12 10 (11.36%) Change Management
12 10 (11.36%) VMware
13 9 (10.23%) Law
13 9 (10.23%) Tivoli
13 9 (10.23%) NetIQ
13 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
13 9 (10.23%) Minimum Viable Product

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 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.68%) IBM Domino
3 4 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.14%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 3 (3.41%) IaaS
2 3 (3.41%) PaaS
2 3 (3.41%) SaaS
3 2 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) WAN
2 7 (7.95%) DNS
2 7 (7.95%) Firewall
2 7 (7.95%) LAN
3 5 (5.68%) Internet
3 5 (5.68%) VLAN
4 4 (4.55%) DHCP
4 4 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.27%) LDAP
5 2 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.27%) SSL
5 2 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) IPsec
6 1 (1.14%) OpenFlow
6 1 (1.14%) SAN
6 1 (1.14%) Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) MS Access
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.27%) Gatling
4 2 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.27%) Subversion
4 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.27%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.14%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.14%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.14%) JIRA Agile
General
1 27 (30.68%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Banking
3 9 (10.23%) Law
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (15.91%) Analyst
1 14 (15.91%) Consultant
1 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (11.36%) Designer
3 9 (10.23%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.23%) Service Analyst
3 9 (10.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.68%) Administrator
5 5 (5.68%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
5 5 (5.68%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
6 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.55%) Tester
7 3 (3.41%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) HTML
1 6 (6.82%) XML
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.55%) jQuery
3 2 (2.27%) CSS
3 2 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (1.14%) Middleware
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.23%) Minimum Viable Product
3 7 (7.95%) iSeries
4 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.27%) Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) CMDB
7 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
7 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.14%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.95%) Unix
4 7 (7.95%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.27%) AIX
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) CentOS
6 1 (1.14%) Solaris
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 16 (18.18%) Service Design
3 15 (17.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.91%) Project Management
4 14 (15.91%) Service Management
5 13 (14.77%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.36%) Change Management
6 10 (11.36%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.36%) Supplier Management
7 9 (10.23%) Programme Delivery
8 8 (9.09%) Migration
8 8 (9.09%) People Management
8 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.09%) Scrum
9 7 (7.95%) ITSM
9 7 (7.95%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.95%) Process Improvement
10 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.68%) C
4 4 (4.55%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) Delphi
5 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) Jython
6 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
3 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.27%) CCNP
4 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.27%) CISM
4 2 (2.27%) CISSP
4 2 (2.27%) ISEB
5 1 (1.14%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.14%) CCDA
5 1 (1.14%) CCDP
5 1 (1.14%) CCIE
5 1 (1.14%) CCNA
5 1 (1.14%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (22.73%) SLA
2 5 (5.68%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.14%) KVM
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Tivoli
2 8 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.14%) Terraform
4 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.50%) Cisco
3 10 (11.36%) VMware
4 9 (10.23%) NetIQ
5 7 (7.95%) Avaya
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle
6 5 (5.68%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.41%) Citrix
7 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.27%) BMC
8 2 (2.27%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) NetApp
8 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.27%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.14%) Dell
9 1 (1.14%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.14%) Lotus
9 1 (1.14%) Veritas
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day 3 - 6 Month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago