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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 65 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 36 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.27% 1.84% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.39% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 15
Median daily rate £410 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £120 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £421 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +0.42%
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
1282 1213 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.88% 77.06% 73.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 752 560
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 59
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +19.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Derbyshire - 18 £449 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 9 £580 +43.20% 1
Northamptonshire -13 6 £248 -39.18% 2
Leicestershire -1 1 - - 2
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.21%) Project Management
3 21 (26.92%) Finance
4 20 (25.64%) MS Office
5 18 (23.08%) ITSM
6 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
7 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.82%) Windows
10 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
11 9 (11.54%) Programme Management
12 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.26%) Change Management
12 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
12 8 (10.26%) SAP
12 8 (10.26%) ERP
12 8 (10.26%) Service Design
13 7 (8.97%) Transition Management
13 7 (8.97%) SAP ERP
13 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (8.97%) Citrix
13 7 (8.97%) Legal
13 7 (8.97%) VMware
14 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
14 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (7.69%) PMP
14 6 (7.69%) Active Directory

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 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Office
2 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) SAN
2 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) VoIP
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Analyst
2 12 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Service Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Service Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Service Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Information Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Information Security Manager
7 4 (5.13%) SAP Manager
7 4 (5.13%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Security Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Unix Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.13%) Clustering
5 3 (3.85%) CESG
6 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Economics
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.13%) AIX
3 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Solaris
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) ITIL
2 22 (28.21%) Project Management
3 18 (23.08%) ITSM
4 17 (21.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.26%) Change Management
7 8 (10.26%) ERP
7 8 (10.26%) Service Design
8 7 (8.97%) Transition Management
9 6 (7.69%) Business Development
9 6 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.69%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.41%) Scrum
11 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.13%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 6 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.69%) PMP
4 5 (6.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.13%) CISSP
5 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.28%) APMG
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCSE
7 1 (1.28%) SSCP
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (5.13%) Foglight
1 4 (5.13%) nmon
2 2 (2.56%) Nagios
2 2 (2.56%) OVSD
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) SAP
3 7 (8.97%) Citrix
3 7 (8.97%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) IBM
4 5 (6.41%) Intel
5 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.13%) EMC
5 4 (5.13%) HP
5 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.13%) Sun
6 3 (3.85%) Remedy
6 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.56%) CA
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.28%) BMC
8 1 (1.28%) F5
8 1 (1.28%) NetApp
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle