The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 23 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing ITSM 10 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.59% 2.12% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 2.30% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 13
Median daily rate £313 £440 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.97% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £239 £497
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £469 £647
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £27.37 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +88.75%
ITSM
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 348 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.07% 92.06% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 268 102
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Change Management
3 10 (43.48%) SaaS
4 9 (39.13%) PaaS
4 9 (39.13%) Open Source
4 9 (39.13%) IaaS
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
6 6 (26.09%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 5 (21.74%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) FireEye
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
8 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
8 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
8 4 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) iPhone
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (17.39%) BMC
8 4 (17.39%) Apple
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy
8 4 (17.39%) Blackberry

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) SaaS
2 9 (39.13%) IaaS
2 9 (39.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Category Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Information Systems Architect
7 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
7 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Security Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Service Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) iPhone
2 2 (8.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
1 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
1 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
1 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Change Management
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
4 8 (34.78%) Problem Management
4 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 6 (26.09%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
7 4 (17.39%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
9 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) FireEye
2 4 (17.39%) Apple
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.70%) HP