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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £128 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £385 £350
% change year-on-year +2.59% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 281 333 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 85.41% 75.51% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 167 198
Median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Gloucestershire

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy