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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 24 27 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs citing Service Management 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.38% 2.86% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 3.85% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
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£445 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.44% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.35% -3.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-31.53% +21.87%
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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
153 156 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.91% 74.29% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 111
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (44.44%) SAP SM
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) TETRA
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP SM
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) 3GPP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TETRA
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
1 1 (11.11%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Chief Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) RMADS
2 1 (11.11%) Frameworx
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) BPMN
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy