The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 77 93 110
Rank change year-on-year +16 +17  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 38 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.04% 1.51% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.90% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 8
Median daily rate £425 £315 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £231 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £481 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £394 £350
% change year-on-year +0.31% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.41% -  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1737 1736
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.61% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1170 998
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 66 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Hampshire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITSM in Hampshire

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Hampshire

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in Hampshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITSM in Hampshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +19 13 £425 +144.25%
Basingstoke +13 8 £235 -44.04%
Fareham -5 5 £600 -
Portsmouth -7 2 £625 +115.51%
Southampton +6 1 £550 +77.41%
Farnborough - 1 - -
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 56 (93.33%) ITIL
2 47 (78.33%) Service Management
3 27 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 23 (38.33%) Wireless
5 21 (35.00%) WAN
6 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 19 (31.67%) LAN
8 18 (30.00%) Cisco
9 17 (28.33%) CCIE
9 17 (28.33%) CCNP
9 17 (28.33%) CCIP
9 17 (28.33%) CCDP
9 17 (28.33%) HP
9 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (28.33%) Firewall
9 17 (28.33%) Juniper
9 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
9 17 (28.33%) CCSA
9 17 (28.33%) Network Design
9 17 (28.33%) JNCIA
9 17 (28.33%) JNCIE
9 17 (28.33%) CCSE
9 17 (28.33%) Fortinet
9 17 (28.33%) Riverbed
9 17 (28.33%) F5
9 17 (28.33%) FortiGate
10 15 (25.00%) Aruba
10 15 (25.00%) HP ASE
10 15 (25.00%) HP MASE

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Wireless
2 21 (35.00%) WAN
3 19 (31.67%) LAN
4 17 (28.33%) Firewall
5 15 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 5 (8.33%) DNS
6 5 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (8.33%) VPN
6 5 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 4 (6.67%) Skype
7 4 (6.67%) WLAN
8 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
1 4 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Business Requirements Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Lync Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Mobile Specialist
4 4 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Requirements Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) ITSM Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Administrator
6 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.33%) CMDB
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) CESG
3 4 (6.67%) Frameworx
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Blog
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (93.33%) ITIL
2 47 (78.33%) Service Management
3 17 (28.33%) Network Design
4 10 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.00%) User Stories
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
7 5 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 5 (8.33%) Scrum
8 4 (6.67%) BPMN
8 4 (6.67%) BPR
8 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (6.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.67%) UML
8 4 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 17 (28.33%) CCDP
3 17 (28.33%) CCIE
3 17 (28.33%) CCIP
3 17 (28.33%) CCNP
3 17 (28.33%) CCSA
3 17 (28.33%) CCSE
3 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (28.33%) JNCIA
3 17 (28.33%) JNCIE
4 15 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 15 (25.00%) HP MASE
5 12 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (6.67%) ISEB
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.67%) HND
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.33%) SCOM
3 4 (6.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco
2 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
2 17 (28.33%) F5
2 17 (28.33%) Fortinet
2 17 (28.33%) HP
2 17 (28.33%) Juniper
2 17 (28.33%) Riverbed
3 15 (25.00%) Aruba
4 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.00%) Remedy
6 5 (8.33%) BMC
6 5 (8.33%) ServiceNow
6 5 (8.33%) Sonus
7 4 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.67%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.67%) Motorola
8 1 (1.67%) Twitter