Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 83 74
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 -20
Contract jobs citing ITSM 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.86% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.21% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £294 £100 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +193.75% -76.19% +8.20%
10th Percentile £269 £100 £146
90th Percentile £321 £100 £594
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £343 £358
% change year-on-year -12.41% -4.20% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £8.46 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -41.66% +11.54% -65.79%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 679 957 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.01% 80.15% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 651 576
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% +17.63%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £228
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 48
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -9.81%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.18
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in South Yorkshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Sheffield +17 4 £294 +193.75% 1
ITSM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (57.14%) Skype
3 4 (57.14%) PMO
4 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (28.57%) DameWare
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Bomgar

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Skype
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WebEx
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Coordinator
1 4 (57.14%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Deskside Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) PDA
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) DameWare
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Bomgar
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware