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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 60 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing ITSM 6 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 1.92% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.52% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 5
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +33.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £553 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -15.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £30.08 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-56.77% +114.82%
ITSM
West Midlands

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
573 555 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.91% 76.24% 73.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 348 328
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.59 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, 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 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Service Management
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (46.67%) Spring
5 7 (46.67%) JUnit
5 7 (46.67%) Java
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) Struts
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (40.00%) ClearQuest
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (40.00%) Toad
6 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (40.00%) Ant
6 6 (40.00%) C++
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) VB
6 6 (40.00%) J2EE
6 6 (40.00%) WebLogic

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.67%) FCAPS
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle OWB
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JUnit
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (40.00%) Ant
2 6 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 6 (40.00%) ClearQuest
2 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Maven
2 6 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
5 2 (13.33%) ETL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Architect
6 1 (6.67%) OSS Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
1 7 (46.67%) Struts
2 6 (40.00%) Apache CXF
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) JSP
2 6 (40.00%) Servlets
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (13.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) OCPJP
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) SevOne
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