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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 59 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing ITSM 17 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.91% 1.78% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.21% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 4
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £140 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £416 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £20.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-28.83% +31.45%
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
730 1087 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.02% 80.40% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 614 540
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 15 £425 +30.76% 1
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 25 (80.65%) Service Management
3 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
4 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
5 16 (51.61%) ITIL V3
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
6 15 (48.39%) HP
7 13 (41.94%) MS Office
7 13 (41.94%) OVSD
8 11 (35.48%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) NFS
9 9 (29.03%) SCOM
9 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
9 9 (29.03%) Virtual Environments
9 9 (29.03%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (25.81%) CentOS
10 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
10 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
11 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (19.35%) High Availability
12 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
12 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
12 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared

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 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) German Language
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Analyst
1 4 (12.90%) Consultant
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL Manager
1 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
1 4 (12.90%) Service Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Service Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Support Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.45%) CMDB
4 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
3 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 25 (80.65%) Service Management
3 16 (51.61%) ITIL V3
4 9 (29.03%) Virtual Environments
5 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
6 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
7 6 (19.35%) High Availability
7 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
7 6 (19.35%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
9 4 (12.90%) Operations Management
9 4 (12.90%) People Management
9 4 (12.90%) Service Design
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 3 (9.68%) Project Management
10 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
11 2 (6.45%) Content Management
11 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) NFS
1 9 (29.03%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) OVSD
2 9 (29.03%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.23%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.45%) BMC
5 2 (6.45%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) arcserve
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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