The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 62 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing ITSM 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.23% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.38
% change year-on-year
- -20.61%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 430 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.35% 80.52% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 340 355
Median daily rate £475 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.90 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XHTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) HEAT Software
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow