The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank - 64 41
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.72% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £393
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £19.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-35.89% +13.04%
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
636 648 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.70% 77.33% 72.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 416 200
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 10
Average hourly rate £15.13 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.50% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £15.32 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £52.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (86.36%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Project Management
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (59.09%) Service Delivery
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (54.55%) Service Management
4 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 10 (45.45%) SLA
7 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) C
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
10 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
10 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
10 4 (18.18%) Workflow
10 4 (18.18%) MS Office
11 3 (13.64%) MS Project
11 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (13.64%) Coaching
11 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
12 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
12 2 (9.09%) Process Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
3 3 (13.64%) MS Project
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Service Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Service Transition Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Transition Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Service Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Project Management
3 13 (59.09%) Service Delivery
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Service Management
4 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 4 (18.18%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (18.18%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
9 2 (9.09%) Process Management
9 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 1 (4.55%) Change Management
10 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu