The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 35 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.26% 3.96% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 5.26% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.69 £17.68 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-16.90% -0.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 171 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 64.71% 75.33% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 94 44
Average daily rate £340 £403 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 20
Average hourly rate £11.35 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.57% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Management across the Basingstoke region.

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Basingstoke region.

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Service Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) CA
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy