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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 35 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.40% 6.09% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 6.86% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate £400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £408 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £451 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £16.65
% change year-on-year
-11.33% -5.16%
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
132 102 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 89.80% 88.70% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 68 23
Average daily rate £400 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.70% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £267 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £451 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Degree

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Information Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Security Management
4 3 (37.50%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) ISMS
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft