The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 60 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing ITSM 7 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 1.54% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.99% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
Median daily rate £138 £409 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.38% -3.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 17
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.16 £18.53 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.77% +23.50%
ITSM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 957 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.73% 77.49% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 471 544
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 57
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 7 £138 -66.38%
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 19 (79.17%) Service Management
3 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) ITIL V3
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) MS Office
6 10 (41.67%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) OVSD
8 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
8 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
9 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (25.00%) SLA
9 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
9 6 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (16.67%) CRM
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Operations Management
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.67%) People Management
11 4 (16.67%) Service Design
12 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
12 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
13 2 (8.33%) Content Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Support Manager
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) ITSM Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Monitoring Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Service Operations Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) ITIL
2 19 (79.17%) Service Management
3 13 (54.17%) ITIL V3
4 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
4 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
5 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.67%) CRM
7 4 (16.67%) Operations Management
7 4 (16.67%) People Management
7 4 (16.67%) Service Design
8 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.33%) Content Management
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) Ticket Management
9 2 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) OVSD
2 2 (8.33%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) HP
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) BMC
3 2 (8.33%) CA
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) SAP