Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 17 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 > Dorset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 49 43
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.67% 0.22% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.30% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Dorset median daily rate £500 £310 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.29% -27.06% -
South West median daily rate £325 £455 £416
% change year-on-year -28.57% +9.31% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 243 337 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.27% 75.22% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 244 183
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £208 £227 £231
90th Percentile £500 £522 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.45 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +49.51%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Dorset

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) ICT Manager
1 2 (100.00%) ICT Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow