Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 27 May 2018 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 35 30
Contract jobs citing ITSM 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.37% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.44% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Watford median daily rate - - £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £164 £363
% change year-on-year +190.08% -54.83% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £10.60 - £7.96

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 251 226 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 90.29% 84.33% 78.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 119 89
Watford median daily rate £400 £445 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +15.58% +2.67%
10th Percentile £265 £198 £221
90th Percentile £538 £570 £521
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Watford median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.10% +6.90% +8.41%
10th Percentile £15.58 £14.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £63.00 £16.25 £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year -45.24% +11.50% -3.42%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Watford

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Watford