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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 47 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -22
Contract jobs citing ITSM 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.02% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 0.18% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £475 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +137.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £28.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-54.78% +98.27%
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
613 543 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.58% 88.01% 75.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 390 172
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.32% -28.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.16 £12.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 4 - -
Gatwick - 3 £375 -
Horsham - 1 - -
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 14 (77.78%) Service Management
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 11 (61.11%) ServiceNow
4 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Perl
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) Change Management
7 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
8 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 5 (27.78%) REST
8 5 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
9 4 (22.22%) CMDB
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Workflow
9 4 (22.22%) MySQL
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) UML
9 4 (22.22%) Workflow Development
10 3 (16.67%) SDLC
10 3 (16.67%) F5
10 3 (16.67%) WebCenter

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) REST
2 5 (27.78%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) WebCenter
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Service Management
2 13 (72.22%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (38.89%) Change Management
5 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 5 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) UML
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow
7 4 (22.22%) Workflow Development
8 3 (16.67%) High Availability
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (11.11%) Process Management
9 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 5 (27.78%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) ServiceNow
2 3 (16.67%) F5
2 3 (16.67%) FatWire
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle