The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - 33 24
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.95% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.08% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.14% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.84 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -16.56%
Service Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
174 186 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.03% 88.57% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 108 48
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £311 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester