The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 25 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.14% 1.07% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 1.38% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £235 £420 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.04% +15.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.82
% change year-on-year +19.23% -17.82%  

ITSM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 194 218 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 76.08% 77.86% 78.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 118 75
Median daily rate £335 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.44% -50.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.75 £11.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing ITSM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Basingstoke

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITSM in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Basingstoke

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Basingstoke

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Service Management
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Frameworx
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
5 4 (33.33%) BMC
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) CESG
5 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (33.33%) BPMN
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (33.33%) BPR
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (33.33%) WLAN

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Process Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile Specialist
2 4 (33.33%) Process Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CESG
1 4 (33.33%) Frameworx
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) BPMN
3 4 (33.33%) BPR
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) BMC
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Motorola