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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 13 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.35% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +3.33%
Service Management
West Yorkshire

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
55 101 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 87.30% 82.11% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 77 95
Median daily rate £356 £356 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 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 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) Tivoli
2 7 (53.85%) NetIQ
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
5 2 (15.38%) SMS
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Law
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) ClearCase

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Monitoring Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Software Configuration Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Software Manager
3 2 (15.38%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) AIX
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) NetIQ