The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 22 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.81% 1.12% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 1.85% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
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£451 - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -16.56%
Service Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 162 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 65.24% 60.22% 57.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 85 38
Average daily rate £345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £71 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.19% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.94 £31.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £56.70 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 8 £451 -
Chesterfield - - - -
Service Management
East Midlands

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) P3O
6 3 (20.00%) Billing
6 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Remedy
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.67%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) XenApp

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) MI Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) PMO Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
1 3 (20.00%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Mercator