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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 82 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing ITSM 16 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.98% 0.80% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.03% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Median daily rate £170 £500 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.00% +354.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £112.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+492.10% +15.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.14 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.54% -22.70%
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
1320 1353 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.78% 76.88% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 796 597
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 89
Median hourly rate £17.05 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 - 11 £195 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 3 £150 - 3
Northamptonshire -2 2 £500 -28.57%
ITSM
England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 13 (68.42%) Service Management
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) Service Design
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 2 (10.53%) C
9 1 (5.26%) Windows
9 1 (5.26%) EDI
9 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
9 1 (5.26%) SLA
9 1 (5.26%) NetApp
9 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
9 1 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) Intel
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Service Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.79%) Project Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Expert
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Service Design
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Intel
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.26%) VMware