The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 64 62 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Service Management 29 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.86% 2.47% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.17% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £199
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +88.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £199 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1262 1327 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.11% 78.10% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 799 576
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 76
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.61 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -11 10 £400 +14.28%
Derbyshire +19 9 £381 -4.68%
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £150 -63.94% 3
Leicestershire -4 1 - - 4
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 36 (55.38%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (24.62%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.00%) ITSM
7 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
8 11 (16.92%) MS Office
9 10 (15.38%) SAP
10 9 (13.85%) Unix
10 9 (13.85%) Windows
10 9 (13.85%) Programme Management
10 9 (13.85%) Service Design
11 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.31%) VMware
11 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
11 8 (12.31%) Change Management
11 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.31%) ERP
12 7 (10.77%) Citrix
12 7 (10.77%) Release Management
12 7 (10.77%) SAP ERP
13 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.23%) Transition Management
13 6 (9.23%) Legal
13 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
13 6 (9.23%) Linux
14 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
14 5 (7.69%) Intel

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (6.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Office
2 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.54%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
1 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.54%) DB2
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Legal
3 4 (6.15%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Analyst
2 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Service Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Service Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.15%) ITIL Service Manager
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Manager
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Unix Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Unix Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.54%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.54%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Economics
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) iSeries
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Unix
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 4 (6.15%) AIX
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.15%) Solaris
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Project Management
3 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.00%) ITSM
5 9 (13.85%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.85%) Service Design
6 8 (12.31%) Change Management
6 8 (12.31%) ERP
6 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.77%) Release Management
8 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.23%) Transition Management
9 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 5 (7.69%) Scrum
10 4 (6.15%) Business Development
10 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) COBOL
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) VB
2 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.54%) VB6
2 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.15%) PMI Certification
4 4 (6.15%) PMP
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCNA
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CISSP
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.54%) HND
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.54%) SSCP
6 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (6.15%) Foglight
1 4 (6.15%) nmon
2 1 (1.54%) OVSD
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) SAP
3 8 (12.31%) VMware
4 7 (10.77%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) Intel
5 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 4 (6.15%) Sun
7 3 (4.62%) Micro Focus
8 2 (3.08%) CA
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle
8 2 (3.08%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) Brocade
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow