The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 26 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing ITSM 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.07% 1.55% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.08% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £387 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £387 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £14.13 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+40.53% -25.65%
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 144 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 90.16% 74.23% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 76 116
Median daily rate £400 £387 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £484 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

ITSM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow