Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 July 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 99 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 -30
Contract jobs citing ITSM 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.00% 0.49% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.55% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
South East median daily rate £416 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.93% - +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £37.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year -54.00% +40.19% +91.07%

ITSM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 959 1269 911
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.34% 89.68% 84.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 758 599
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £407 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.36% +5.78% +10.00%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 21
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +75.05% +34.41%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.48 £12.75
90th Percentile £53.63 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +7.14%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in West Sussex

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in West Sussex

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITSM in West Sussex

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Gatwick +1 3 £373 +2.05%
Crawley - 2 £418 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £425 -
ITSM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) IPv4
4 3 (27.27%) IPv6
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) LAMP
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) PMP

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) IPv4
1 3 (27.27%) IPv6
2 1 (9.09%) CTI
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
1 3 (27.27%) IT Relationships Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (9.09%) BCP
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Ariba
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Verint