The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank - 36 37
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.25% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.55% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £321 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +121.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-16.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.16 £18.53 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.77% +23.50%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 194 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.23% 80.83% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 132 92
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.85% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ITSM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) ServiceNow
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Service Management
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (10.00%) SCCM
8 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Citrix
8 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (10.00%) MSI
8 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
8 1 (10.00%) Validation
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) MSI Packager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft