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 June 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.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 34 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.72% 1.28% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.84% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £318 £394 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.36% -28.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +9.73% -5.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.70 £12.50
% change year-on-year -11.16% +57.60%  

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 358 217 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 88.40% 69.55% 82.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 104 112
Median daily rate £356 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.23% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £702 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.45 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.57% +16.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.45 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITSM in Basingstoke

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (89.47%) Service Management
2 16 (84.21%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (42.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
5 8 (42.11%) UML
5 8 (42.11%) CRM
5 8 (42.11%) ERP
5 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (42.11%) ISEB
5 8 (42.11%) Six Sigma
5 8 (42.11%) BPR
5 8 (42.11%) Business Process Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) BPMN
6 7 (36.84%) Remedy
6 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Workflow Management
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) BMC
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Frameworx
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (21.05%) Android
8 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (21.05%) AirWatch

ITSM
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
1 4 (21.05%) WLAN
2 3 (15.79%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) MVNO
4 1 (5.26%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Specialist
4 4 (21.05%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) ITSM Developer
7 1 (5.26%) OSS Solutions Designer
7 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Frameworx
3 4 (21.05%) CESG
4 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Service Management
2 16 (84.21%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) BPMN
3 8 (42.11%) BPR
3 8 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Business Process Modelling
3 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 8 (42.11%) ERP
3 8 (42.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 8 (42.11%) Six Sigma
3 8 (42.11%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 5 (26.32%) Workflow Management
5 4 (21.05%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.79%) Change Control
6 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (42.11%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) AirWatch
1 4 (21.05%) Netcool
2 3 (15.79%) OpenView
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Remedy
2 5 (26.32%) BMC
3 4 (21.05%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Ericsson
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) Motorola
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) iManage
5 1 (5.26%) Intergraph
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow