The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 73 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.55% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £278 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -34.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.85 £18.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+28.91% +13.84%
ITSM
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 723 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 79.54% 80.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 568 459
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) GCIH
3 2 (40.00%) Snort
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) RSA enVision
3 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Release Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CREST Certified
1 2 (40.00%) GCIA
1 2 (40.00%) GCIH
1 2 (40.00%) SANS
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ArcSight
1 2 (40.00%) LogRhythm
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk