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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 28 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.09% 1.58% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.97% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.90 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -16.56%
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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
143 152 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 77.72% 80.00% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 78 55
Average daily rate £355 £263 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.23% +14.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £11.90 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle