Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 79 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing ITSM 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.75% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 - £413
10th Percentile £419 - £406
90th Percentile £516 - £419
South West median daily rate £325 £455 £438
% change year-on-year -28.57% +4.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% - -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 544 726 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.93% 79.52% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 427 466
Gloucestershire median daily rate £404 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £229 £213 £213
90th Percentile £552 £555 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.14 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Gloucestershire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Gloucestershire

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Gloucestershire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Gloucester -1 3 - -
Tewkesbury - 1 £425 -
ITSM
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CASP
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow