The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 32 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.91% - 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.21 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.09% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 143 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 73.06% 69.76% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 67 39
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £165 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £50.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.66% +44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £26.25 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Management
Surrey

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) SLA
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) FMCG
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) MS Office
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (7.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) 3G
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
1 1 (7.14%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cognos Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) VXML
1 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle