The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 20 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.52% 5.11% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 6.57% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £268 £240 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -26.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.43 £12.45 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% -12.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.76
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -32.43%
Service Management
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
104 137 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 87.39% 77.84% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 82 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.69% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £37.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) NHS
5 2 (25.00%) ZENworks
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 1 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (12.50%) PKI
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Access Transmission Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) ZENworks
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
3 1 (12.50%) NEC
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto