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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 25 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.59% 5.60% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 6.51% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 8
Median daily rate £295 £338 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% +92.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £311 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £475 £251
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -1.66%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 338 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.27% 86.01% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 271 172
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Project Management
3 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
4 14 (34.15%) PRINCE2
5 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
6 11 (26.83%) ITSM
6 11 (26.83%) ITIL V3
7 10 (24.39%) Degree
7 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) NHS
9 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
10 6 (14.63%) Informatics
10 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.20%) IBM Integration Bus
11 5 (12.20%) HL7
11 5 (12.20%) Release Management
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) JCAPS
11 5 (12.20%) Change Control
11 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
11 5 (12.20%) Migration
11 5 (12.20%) Fiorano
11 5 (12.20%) InterSystems
11 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.20%) JCAPS
1 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Service Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Product Specialist
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) NHS
2 6 (14.63%) Informatics
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.44%) RIA
6 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 17 (41.46%) Project Management
3 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
4 14 (34.15%) PRINCE2
5 11 (26.83%) ITIL V3
5 11 (26.83%) ITSM
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
6 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Change Control
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Release Management
8 4 (9.76%) Information Security
9 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.32%) Information Governance
9 3 (7.32%) Information Management
9 3 (7.32%) SDLC
10 2 (4.88%) Contract Management
10 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) ISEB
4 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) HL7
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Citrix
1 5 (12.20%) Fiorano
1 5 (12.20%) IBM
1 5 (12.20%) InterSystems
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) NetApp
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago