The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 54 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing ITSM 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 1.47% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.97% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-22.48% +20.93%
ITSM
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
383 304 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 73.23% 74.51% 76.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 180 179
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +356.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Cardiff - 3 £315 - 2
Torfaen - - - -
ITSM
Wales

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ServiceNow
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management
7 1 (14.29%) BT
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) APMP
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
7 1 (14.29%) Network Management
7 1 (14.29%) PMP
7 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Juniper
7 1 (14.29%) BMC
7 1 (14.29%) Remedy
7 1 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL V3
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
6 1 (14.29%) Network Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) ServiceNow
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £275 - £330 per day
Posted: 26 days ago