The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 96 85 108
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Contract jobs citing ITSM 19 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.42% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
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£370 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £345 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -66.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.58 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.28% -12.50%
ITSM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1518 1198 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.42% 72.43% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 742 838
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 64 102
Average hourly rate £22.75 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southampton -6 5 £335 -25.55% 1
Fareham - 4 - - 1
Havant - 1 £450 - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (64.52%) ITIL
1 20 (64.52%) Service Management
2 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
3 7 (22.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Remedy
3 7 (22.58%) XML
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
5 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
5 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
5 5 (16.13%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) SLA
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.68%) Apache Camel
7 3 (9.68%) FindBugs
7 3 (9.68%) Gradle
7 3 (9.68%) RPG IV
7 3 (9.68%) REST
7 3 (9.68%) Selenium
7 3 (9.68%) JSON
7 3 (9.68%) QA
7 3 (9.68%) Remedy AR System

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (9.68%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) 3G
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) FindBugs
1 3 (9.68%) Gradle
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
1 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) Checkstyle
1 3 (9.68%) JUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Remedy Consultant
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Integration Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Problem Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Mainframe Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Change and Release Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) XML
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 4 (12.90%) Ajax
4 3 (9.68%) Apache Camel
4 3 (9.68%) REST
4 3 (9.68%) JSON
4 3 (9.68%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (9.68%) JMS
4 3 (9.68%) XSD
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
4 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) AS400
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) CMDB
3 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
1 20 (64.52%) Service Management
2 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) SOA
4 3 (9.68%) CRM
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) RPG IV
3 3 (9.68%) RPG
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Netcool
1 2 (6.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) ServiceNow
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Remedy
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) BMC
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Siebel