The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 46 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 12 31 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.96% 5.00% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 6.42% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 7
Median daily rate £413 £463 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +85.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £262 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £582 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £12.70 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 483 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.05% 77.90% 72.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 305 270
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Subversion
4 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
4 7 (29.17%) WCF
4 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 7 (29.17%) OO
4 7 (29.17%) OOD
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) NUnit
5 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Moq
5 6 (25.00%) SOLID
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LDAP
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) FCAPS
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) CruiseControl
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 6 (25.00%) Moq
2 6 (25.00%) NUnit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) CMDB
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) OO
3 7 (29.17%) OOD
4 6 (25.00%) SOLID
4 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Process Improvement
5 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 4 (16.67%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) SevOne
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