The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 57 59 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Contract jobs citing Service Management 39 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.95% 1.74% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.14% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 5
Median daily rate £450 £373 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -14.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% -16.56%
Service Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1095 1170 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.70% 81.36% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 615 613
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 54 (78.26%) ITIL
2 38 (55.07%) Finance
3 23 (33.33%) ITSM
4 20 (28.99%) Banking
5 18 (26.09%) Project Management
6 15 (21.74%) CA
6 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (21.74%) Service Delivery
6 15 (21.74%) ITIL V3
7 13 (18.84%) ServiceNow
7 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
8 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
9 10 (14.49%) SDLC
9 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
9 10 (14.49%) SaaS
9 10 (14.49%) Supplier Management
9 10 (14.49%) Scrum
9 10 (14.49%) Remedy
10 9 (13.04%) HP
10 9 (13.04%) Mainframe
10 9 (13.04%) Change Management
10 9 (13.04%) Change Control
10 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
11 8 (11.59%) Windows
12 7 (10.14%) SLA
12 7 (10.14%) Law
12 7 (10.14%) Service Design
13 6 (8.70%) zSecure
13 6 (8.70%) ACF2

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) FTP
2 3 (4.35%) LAN
2 3 (4.35%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.90%) Wireless
4 1 (1.45%) ATM
4 1 (1.45%) Broadband
4 1 (1.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.45%) JIRA
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (55.07%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Banking
3 7 (10.14%) Law
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
4 5 (7.25%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Service Manager
2 13 (18.84%) IT Manager
3 12 (17.39%) IT Services Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Engagement Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Service Transition Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Transition Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Change Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Environment Manager
9 3 (4.35%) ITIL Manager
9 3 (4.35%) ITIL Service Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) ISPF
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) J2EE
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) Spring
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
1 9 (13.04%) Mainframe
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) iSeries
3 4 (5.80%) Tandem
4 2 (2.90%) Health Informatics
4 2 (2.90%) Informatics
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Unix
2 5 (7.25%) zOS
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) ITIL
2 23 (33.33%) ITSM
3 18 (26.09%) Project Management
4 15 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 15 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 15 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) Resource Management
7 10 (14.49%) Scrum
7 10 (14.49%) SDLC
7 10 (14.49%) Supplier Management
7 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
8 9 (13.04%) Change Control
8 9 (13.04%) Change Management
9 7 (10.14%) Service Design
10 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.25%) Validation
12 4 (5.80%) Migration
12 4 (5.80%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) JCL
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) MCP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
3 2 (2.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) ACF2
2 4 (5.80%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) zSecure
2 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) SCCM
4 1 (1.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) CA
2 13 (18.84%) ServiceNow
3 10 (14.49%) Remedy
4 9 (13.04%) HP
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.25%) IBM
7 3 (4.35%) FrontRange
8 2 (2.90%) NetIQ
8 2 (2.90%) Nimsoft
9 1 (1.45%) AppSense
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) NCR
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.45%) VMware
9 1 (1.45%) Wincor Nixdorf
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