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 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 59 76 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Contract jobs citing Service Management 30 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.04% 1.44% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.00% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 17
Average daily rate
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£410 £120 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+241.66% -63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £101 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -16.56%
Service Management
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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
1040 1148 1011
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 70.56% 71.75% 65.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 588 454
Average daily rate £400 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 42 57
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.05 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.16 £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 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the East Midlands 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
Northamptonshire - 11 £393 - 1
Derbyshire +10 8 £451 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 6 £350 +12.00% 6
Leicestershire +2 5 - - 1
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Finance
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) SLA
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.58%) ITSM
5 7 (14.58%) MS Office
5 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
6 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 5 (10.42%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 4 (8.33%) Windows
8 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (8.33%) Billing
8 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.25%) Statistics
9 3 (6.25%) SAP Retail
9 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) MS Access
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Billing
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.58%) Service Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) MI Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) SAP Retail Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 3 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Service Level Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Governance Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Statistics
3 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 7 (14.58%) ITSM
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
6 5 (10.42%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.25%) Time Management
8 3 (6.25%) Logistics
8 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.25%) Process Management
9 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.17%) Release Management
9 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.08%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) P3O
3 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Remedy
3 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Northgate
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Mercator
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