Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 43 60
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 +5
Contract jobs citing ITSM 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.52% 1.92% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 2.47% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Devon median daily rate £225 £185 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +4.23% -70.42%
10th Percentile £213 £178 £123
90th Percentile £238 £193 £234
South West median daily rate £325 £455 £416
% change year-on-year -28.57% +9.31% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Devon median hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 £12.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -15.06% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £11.12
90th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £14.19
South West median hourly rate £11.25 £11.75 £12.95
% change year-on-year -4.26% -9.27% -48.20%

ITSM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 495 364 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 86.24% 77.78% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 222 324
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £185 £263
90th Percentile £550 £499 £515
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 14
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.21% -18.02% +34.88%
10th Percentile £20.24 £11.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £46.88 £51.60 £41.48
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing ITSM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Devon

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Devon

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -15 3 £225 -
ITSM
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 2 (66.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Product Owner
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Public Cloud
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) People Management
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory