The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 34 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.43% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £21.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-32.18% +40.32%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 189 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.93% 76.83% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 93 110
Median daily rate £393 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £195 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 19
Median hourly rate £26.44 £41.24 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +161.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

ITSM
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft