The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 98 92 95
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing ITSM 19 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.95% 1.30% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.52% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 10
Median daily rate £438 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.69 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.14 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.54% -27.00%
ITSM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1681 1710 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.05% 85.50% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1107 961
Median daily rate £425 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 20
Median hourly rate £12.75 £17.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% -5.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.90 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the West Yorkshire region.

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Leeds -5 17 £438 +30.59% 3
Bradford +20 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
ITSM
Yorkshire

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 19 (65.52%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) Service Management
3 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
4 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
5 8 (27.59%) Change Management
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
6 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
6 7 (24.14%) SLA
7 6 (20.69%) Legal
7 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
8 5 (17.24%) DameWare
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Vista
8 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.24%) VMware
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.24%) MS Office
9 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
9 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (13.79%) iPhone
9 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
9 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.79%) iPad
10 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
10 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Legal
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Service Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Incident Manager
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL Incident Manager
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (10.34%) Consultant
8 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
8 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) ODBC
2 1 (3.45%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
1 4 (13.79%) iPad
1 4 (13.79%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 8
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Vista
6 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Incident Management
2 11 (37.93%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) Change Management
4 7 (24.14%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) Document Management
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.45%) vCloud
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) DameWare
2 1 (3.45%) Graphite
2 1 (3.45%) Opsview
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy
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