The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +4.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 140 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 76.92% 79.10% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 118 101
Average daily rate £356 £423 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £282 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Service Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 3 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BMC
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy