The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-14.75% -28.23%
ITSM
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 129 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 69.73% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 77 76
Average daily rate £403 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk