The median contractor rate for an ITSM Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 Consultant
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 - 433
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an ITSM Consultant 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% - 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £475 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £580 £430
% change year-on-year -28.87% +35.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

ITSM Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured ITSM Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM Consultant in London

ITSM Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM Consultant in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, ITSM Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring ITSM Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

ITSM Consultant 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy