The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.73% 0.22% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.27% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £470 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +96.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £470 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £470 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +19.23% -29.72%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 656 742 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 79.71% 81.99% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 533 477
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £282 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -4.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £31.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Bristol

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITSM in Bristol

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Bristol

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) Toshiba
3 3 (37.50%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CMDB
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
3 2 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CREST Certified
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) GCIA
2 1 (12.50%) GCIH
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (12.50%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Apple
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow
1 3 (37.50%) Toshiba
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk
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