The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 55 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.37% 1.08% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £249 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.95% +24.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+31.45% +10.71%
ITSM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
445 250 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.02% 67.39% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 167 204
Average daily rate £400 £330 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 19
Average hourly rate £44.00 £16.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -64.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.98 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +3 1 - -
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow