The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 36 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.98% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
- -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -16.56%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 193 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.51% 73.38% 66.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 129 85
Average daily rate £375 £340 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -11.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Service Management
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Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) SLA
4 6 (30.00%) ITSM
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) SAP
8 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL V2
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) Document Management
9 1 (5.00%) Banking
9 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
9 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
9 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Change and Release Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) ITSM
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V2
6 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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