The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.25% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 76 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.52% 80.00% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 51 63
Median daily rate £400 £360 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £12.10 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Service Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) APMP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technology Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica