Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an ITSM Architect was £584 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 635 612 619
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 -16
Contract jobs requiring an ITSM Architect 4 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.012% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
London median daily rate £584 - £500
10th Percentile £554 - £450
90th Percentile £616 - £588
England median daily rate £575 £556 £500
% change year-on-year +3.37% +11.25% +5.26%
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 43,128 40,512 43,186
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 95.06% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,171 28,873 31,064
London median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £285
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 501 485
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.63
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.35%

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 Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 4 (100.00%) ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Capita