The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
England / East Midlands
Rank 75 97 74
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Contract jobs citing ITSM 18 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.23% 0.20% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.25% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 4
Median daily rate £320 £355 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -32.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £16.75
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 East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1162 1184 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.43% 77.84% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 720 603
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 37 43
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £43.75 £29.92
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 the East Midlands

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire - 6 £320 -
Northamptonshire -11 5 £300 -15.49%
Derbyshire - 4 £320 -
Leicestershire - 4 £450 - 1
ITSM
England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 19 (82.61%) Service Management
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) Retail
6 5 (21.74%) Data Management
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 4 (17.39%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) CCNA
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) Middleware
7 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Intel
7 4 (17.39%) Talend
7 4 (17.39%) Apigee
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (17.39%) Office Automation

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Head of Applications
3 2 (8.70%) Head of IT
3 2 (8.70%) Project Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Platform Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) LINQ
2 1 (4.35%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) CMDB
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 19 (82.61%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Data Management
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Office Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
5 4 (17.39%) Service Design
6 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) Security Management
6 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) MCSD
6 1 (4.35%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) CISSP
6 1 (4.35%) ISEB
6 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Apigee
2 4 (17.39%) Intel
2 4 (17.39%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.70%) webMethods
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) HP