The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 31 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.70% 2.84% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 3.54% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Median daily rate £415 £301 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.75% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £383 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +0.42%
Service Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 311 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.07% 80.36% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 253 241
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £442 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Validation
3 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (29.41%) CMDB
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 2 (11.76%) vSphere
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) PlateSpin
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Linux

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
1 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Change Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Change and Release Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Release Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Design Authority
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) CMDB
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) iPad
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Validation
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Case Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
1 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) CA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) PlateSpin
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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