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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 44 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.36% 0.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£249 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +7.82%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 287 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 69.21% 72.29% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 199 297
Average daily rate £325 £364 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 8
Average hourly rate £26.98 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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
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 30 July 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
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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
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Worthing -5 1 £298 -30.00%
Horsham - - - -
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) MCDST
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Apple
4 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Replication
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) DB2
6 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (30.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCDST
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) IBM