The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
London / Croydon
Rank 22 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.81% 3.66% 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 4.08% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £364 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -15.62%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 245 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 85.10% 89.74% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 208 70
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 Croydon

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 32 (82.05%) Security Cleared
2 31 (79.49%) SC Cleared
3 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (53.85%) Configuration Management
4 21 (53.85%) DevOps
5 19 (48.72%) ITIL
6 17 (43.59%) Oracle
6 17 (43.59%) VMware
7 16 (41.03%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (41.03%) Scrum
7 16 (41.03%) Linux
7 16 (41.03%) DNS
7 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (41.03%) Software Packaging
7 16 (41.03%) JIRA
7 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
7 16 (41.03%) ZABBIX
7 16 (41.03%) Confluence
7 16 (41.03%) Puppet
7 16 (41.03%) vCloud
7 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
7 16 (41.03%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (41.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (35.90%) Workflow
9 14 (35.90%) JUnit
9 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
10 13 (33.33%) Postfix
10 13 (33.33%) Hadoop

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 16 (41.03%) Confluence
2 13 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (17.95%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) HipChat
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) DNS
2 13 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
2 13 (33.33%) OpenVPN
2 13 (33.33%) SSH
3 10 (25.64%) Reverse Proxy
3 10 (25.64%) VPN
4 7 (17.95%) IPsec
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) LDAP
5 3 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
1 16 (41.03%) Jenkins
1 16 (41.03%) JIRA
1 16 (41.03%) Sonatype Nexus
2 14 (35.90%) JUnit
3 13 (33.33%) Ant
3 13 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
3 13 (33.33%) Liquibase
3 13 (33.33%) Maven
3 13 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 6 (15.38%) Bitbucket
5 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.56%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.56%) NUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
1 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Service Support Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Support Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Asset and Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Developer in Test
6 1 (2.56%) Service Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) Software Packaging
2 13 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (33.33%) MCollective
3 1 (2.56%) Apache CXF
3 1 (2.56%) REST
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
2 1 (2.56%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 13 (33.33%) CentOS
3 7 (17.95%) RancherOS
3 7 (17.95%) VyOS
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Configuration Management
2 21 (53.85%) DevOps
3 19 (48.72%) ITIL
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (41.03%) Scrum
5 15 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (35.90%) Workflow
7 13 (33.33%) Identity Management
8 9 (23.08%) Coaching
9 7 (17.95%) Service Design
10 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 6 (15.38%) Case Management
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) ITSM
11 4 (10.26%) Open Source
11 4 (10.26%) Release Management
11 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (82.05%) Security Cleared
2 31 (79.49%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (15.38%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) vCloud
2 13 (33.33%) Docker
2 13 (33.33%) Postfix
2 13 (33.33%) Squid
3 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Puppet
1 16 (41.03%) ZABBIX
2 13 (33.33%) Ansible
2 13 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
2 13 (33.33%) Kibana
2 13 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 13 (33.33%) logstash
2 13 (33.33%) Rancher
2 13 (33.33%) Terraform
3 7 (17.95%) Consul
3 7 (17.95%) HAProxy
3 7 (17.95%) Packer
4 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
4 3 (7.69%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (2.56%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
1 17 (43.59%) VMware
2 13 (33.33%) Sonatype
3 9 (23.08%) Atlassian
4 7 (17.95%) AppDynamics
4 7 (17.95%) Vyatta
5 5 (12.82%) ServiceNow
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 3 (7.69%) AlienVault
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
8 1 (2.56%) Cadence
8 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.56%) Snow