Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 57 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing ITSM 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.71% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.25% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Leicestershire median daily rate £100 £86 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -83.62% -
East Midlands median daily rate £303 £415 £407
% change year-on-year -27.11% +1.97% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £10.68 £10.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +6.75% -46.00% +35.08%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 462 395 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 82.35% 75.10% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 249 208
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £240 £127 £154
90th Percentile £525 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -4.13% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.70 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Leicestershire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Leicestershire

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Leicestershire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Leicester - 2 - -
ITSM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware