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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 66 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 33 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.05% 2.01% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.79% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£403 £410 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% +241.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £325 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.52 £17.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +4.86%
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
1233 1076 1202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.49% 71.97% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 572 616
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 51
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -51.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Service Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northamptonshire +7 20 £350 -12.77% 2
Nottinghamshire -11 5 £405 +15.71% 4
Leicestershire -3 3 £150 - 2
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire -9 1 £463 +2.44%
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 50 (67.57%) ITIL
2 31 (41.89%) MS Office
2 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (40.54%) Security Cleared
4 28 (37.84%) SC Cleared
5 26 (35.14%) ITSM
6 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
7 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
7 19 (25.68%) DV Cleared
7 19 (25.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (20.27%) Windows
9 12 (16.22%) HP
9 12 (16.22%) Finance
9 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (14.86%) SQL
11 9 (12.16%) OVSD
11 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.16%) Project Management
11 9 (12.16%) Coaching
12 8 (10.81%) Change Control
12 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (10.81%) Remedy
12 8 (10.81%) Cisco
12 8 (10.81%) Linux
12 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (9.46%) VMware
13 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
13 7 (9.46%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
13 7 (9.46%) BMC

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) Lync
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (41.89%) MS Office
2 22 (29.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) BIG-IP
1 6 (8.11%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.70%) Network Security
2 2 (2.70%) SNMP
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.35%) LAN
3 1 (1.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) ProC
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Banking
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Service Manager
2 21 (28.38%) Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (13.51%) Services Delivery Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Service Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.81%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.11%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Transition Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 5 (6.76%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (5.41%) MI Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.11%) Ubuntu
3 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) CentOS
4 2 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (67.57%) ITIL
2 26 (35.14%) ITSM
3 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.16%) Project Management
4 9 (12.16%) Coaching
5 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.81%) Change Control
5 8 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
6 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.76%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.41%) Release Management
9 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Logistics
9 3 (4.05%) Change Management
9 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) C
3 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.41%) VBA
3 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.05%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (37.84%) SC Cleared
3 19 (25.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 19 (25.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.35%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.11%) NFS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) OVSD
2 3 (4.05%) Control-M
3 2 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (2.70%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) HP
3 8 (10.81%) Cisco
3 8 (10.81%) Remedy
4 7 (9.46%) VMware
4 7 (9.46%) BMC
4 7 (9.46%) NetApp
5 6 (8.11%) F5
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Lumension
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18.52 per hour
Posted: 3 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago