The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 52 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 15 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.53% 4.94% 9.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 6.15% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 9
Median daily rate £224 £267 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.22% +0.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £267 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £268 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
Renfrewshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
388 65 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 91.29% 80.25% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 44 68
Median daily rate £320 £343 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +5.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
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 Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

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 Erskine region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) HP
2 11 (61.11%) Release Management
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) AIX
4 8 (44.44%) HPUX
4 8 (44.44%) Solaris
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Perl
4 8 (44.44%) VBScript
4 8 (44.44%) Regular Expression
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Bourne shell
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) IBM
5 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) SCOM
5 7 (38.89%) Korn
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
5 7 (38.89%) Netcool
5 7 (38.89%) CA
6 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) HP SiteScope

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) Network Security
1 3 (16.67%) OSPF
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Change Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Monitoring Specialist
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) CMDB
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) AIX
1 8 (44.44%) HPUX
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Solaris
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Release Management
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL V3
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Escalation Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Network Management
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Service Design
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Perl
1 8 (44.44%) VBScript
2 7 (38.89%) Bourne shell
2 7 (38.89%) Korn
2 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Groovy
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Netcool
1 7 (38.89%) SCOM
1 7 (38.89%) Tivoli
2 6 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (5.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) CA
3 7 (38.89%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) Compuware
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) SAP