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 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 6 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 1.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £550 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.53 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-35.22% +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 Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
619 654 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.23% 83.10% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 498 518
Median daily rate £393 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £27.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Toshiba
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Java

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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 3 (42.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Process Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CREST Certified
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) GCIA
1 1 (14.29%) GCIH
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (14.29%) SANS
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (14.29%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Toshiba
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 1 (14.29%) LogRhythm
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk