The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 37 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.20% 1.22% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.52% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£260 £479 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.69% -5.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.35% -3.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-31.53% +21.87%
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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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
245 263 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 73.80% 80.43% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 136 50
Average daily rate £351 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £237 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 48
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -0.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) GPRS
4 3 (33.33%) GSM
4 3 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 3 (33.33%) Nortel
4 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 3 (33.33%) Mapinfo
4 3 (33.33%) 3G
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) 2G
4 3 (33.33%) eTOM
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Huawei
4 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) HSPA
4 3 (33.33%) LTE
4 3 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) 4G
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) GPRS
1 3 (33.33%) GSM
1 3 (33.33%) WCDMA
1 3 (33.33%) 3G
1 3 (33.33%) 2G
1 3 (33.33%) HSPA
1 3 (33.33%) LTE
1 3 (33.33%) 4G
1 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) RF Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) eTOM
3 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Nortel
1 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 3 (33.33%) Mapinfo
1 3 (33.33%) Huawei
1 3 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) SAP