The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 38 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.77% 0.56% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.68% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £11.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +4.86%
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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 Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 146 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.23% 81.56% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 64 80
Average daily rate £350 £355 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +33.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £11.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% +21.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.22 £14.50 £14.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Service Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) iSOFT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) iSOFT
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe