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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 79 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing ITSM 15 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.88% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.14% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Median daily rate £173 £379 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.42% +51.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £219 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £412 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £387 £369
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.29% -20.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £12.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+39.00% -34.21%
ITSM
England

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
1224 1225 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.69% 77.24% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 748 580
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 70
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.08 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +31.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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
Derbyshire - 7 £195 -
Nottinghamshire +3 4 £150 - 7
Northamptonshire -5 4 £475 +16.70%
ITSM
England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 17 (65.38%) Service Management
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) MS Office
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
6 7 (26.92%) CRM
7 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
9 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.54%) HP
10 3 (11.54%) Citrix
10 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
10 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.69%) Service Design
11 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 2 (7.69%) VMware
11 2 (7.69%) OVSD
11 2 (7.69%) Degree
11 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
11 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
11 2 (7.69%) C

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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Coordinator
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Project Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Service Management
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Service Design
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CISSP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.85%) SSCP
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OVSD
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow