The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 34 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITSM 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.33% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £90 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -9.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 328 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.54% 70.39% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 219 197
Average daily rate £375 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
ITSM
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 3 £525 -
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - - 6
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) FileNet
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) IBM