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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 29 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.56% 2.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 3.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£460 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.14%
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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
201 131 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 79.45% 70.43% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 70 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
Average hourly rate £19.13 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.35% +51.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £13.50 £21.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) SAP SM
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) CA
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) SLA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP SM
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) TETRA
2 1 (6.25%) LTE
2 1 (6.25%) MVNO
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Management Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Chief Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Manager
4 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) Frameworx
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) BPMN
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Transition Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) CMMI
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) BMC
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) CA