The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.70 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-19.78% +22.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 66.67% 58.70% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 17 14
Average daily rate £325 £375 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton