The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dudley 20.00% 15.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £90 £80 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -30.64%
Service Management
West 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 Dudley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dudley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dudley 70.00% 84.62% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £95 £83 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -74.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dudley 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 Dudley

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Dudley

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dudley

Service Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (100.00%) Contingency Planning

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Apps
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft