The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 0 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 19
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.45 £13.14 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -27.00%
ITSM
Somerset

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
22 111 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 70.97% 86.05% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 95 150
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £675 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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