Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an ITSM Architect was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 610 592 586
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +7
Contract jobs requiring an ITSM Architect 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.003% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
London median daily rate £625 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
England median daily rate £518 £600 £400
% change year-on-year -13.75% +50.00% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,477 38,947 42,016
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.93% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,411 27,735 29,786
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 622 563 646
London median hourly rate £20.56 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.37% +13.16% +6.35%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.96 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.08% - +11.45%

ITSM Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured ITSM Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM Architect in London

ITSM Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM Architect in London

ITSM Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM Architect in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITSM Architect in London

ITSM Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. 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
Central London - 1 £675 -
ITSM Architect
England

ITSM Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, ITSM Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring ITSM Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Service Design
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) BMC
5 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) MSI
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Windows

ITSM Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITSM
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Service Design
5 2 (28.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) BMC
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds