The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 53 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing ITSM 7 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 3.18% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 4.04% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Median daily rate £700 £343 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.37% +110.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £260 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £463 £173
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £18.53 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-33.87% +23.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 495 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.31% 78.70% 72.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 313 262
Median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.67% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITSM across the Birmingham region.

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Birmingham region.

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) ServiceNow
3 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) LDAP
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (27.27%) JDBC
4 3 (27.27%) ODBC
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) SAML
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) CMDB
5 2 (18.18%) Wiki
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) FCAPS
3 1 (9.09%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Service Architect
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 1 (9.09%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) OSS Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) JDBC
2 3 (27.27%) ODBC
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SAML
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) CMDB
3 2 (18.18%) Wiki
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) MODAF
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) SevOne
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