The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 29 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.46% 0.80% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.09% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £310 £398 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% -11.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +27.72%
Service Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 183 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 75.23% 73.49% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 98 124
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 24
Median hourly rate £24.69 £37.50 £16.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +125.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Service Management
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Major Incident Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft