The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 40 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing ITSM 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.73% 0.27% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.46% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£131 - £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.12% +17.85%
ITSM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
311 218 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.30% 58.76% 67.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 112 137
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 19
Average hourly rate £15.73 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.10% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Doncaster - - - - 1
ITSM
Yorkshire

ITSM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) AIX
1 7 (70.00%) HPUX
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Sun
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
1 7 (70.00%) Brocade
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Firmware
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) AIX
1 7 (70.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Sun
1 7 (70.00%) Brocade
2 4 (40.00%) HP