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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 82 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing ITSM 13 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.81% 0.76% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.07% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
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£407 £250 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £170 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £290 £163
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +12.90%
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
1229 1032 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.72% 70.98% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 548 548
Average daily rate £375 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 53 47
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -52.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +8 9 £407 +48.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Leicestershire -1 1 £250 -
ITSM
England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing ITSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITSM.

1 22 (81.48%) Service Management
2 20 (74.07%) MS Office
3 19 (70.37%) ITIL
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
4 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 9 (33.33%) HP
6 9 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) OVSD
8 7 (25.93%) VMware
8 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
8 7 (25.93%) Change Control
8 7 (25.93%) NetApp
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (22.22%) F5
9 6 (22.22%) NFS
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco
9 6 (22.22%) Remedy
9 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Capacity Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing ITSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) IMAP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) ProC
General
1 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Service Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Relationships Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) CentOS
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Service Management
2 19 (70.37%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Capacity Management
4 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Distribution
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VBScript
2 4 (14.81%) C
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
2 6 (22.22%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) OVSD
2 4 (14.81%) Control-M
3 3 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) NetApp
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 6 (22.22%) F5
4 6 (22.22%) Remedy
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (18.52%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Lumension
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18.52 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago