The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 75 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 34 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.31% 5.45% 7.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 6.34% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 75 62
Median daily rate £350 £325 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +28.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £475 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 - £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 - £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% -16.56%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1299 1325 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.13% 86.04% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 984 715
Median daily rate £425 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 22 (40.00%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) ITSM
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
3 13 (23.64%) Project Management
4 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (16.36%) Oracle
6 9 (16.36%) ERP
6 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
7 8 (14.55%) MS Project
7 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.55%) Change Management
8 7 (12.73%) Middleware
8 7 (12.73%) SQL
8 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (10.91%) Use Case
9 6 (10.91%) Law
9 6 (10.91%) Legal
9 6 (10.91%) VMware
9 6 (10.91%) LAN
9 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
9 6 (10.91%) MS Office
9 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
9 6 (10.91%) Linux
9 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.64%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Project
2 7 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.91%) MS Office
3 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) H.323
2 4 (7.27%) VoIP
2 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) Intranet
4 2 (3.64%) CTI
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.91%) Back Office
3 6 (10.91%) Law
3 6 (10.91%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Games
4 2 (3.64%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) iGaming
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Consultant
2 7 (12.73%) Service Manager
3 6 (10.91%) Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Technician
5 4 (7.27%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.45%) Active Directory Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.45%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Security Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Support Technician
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Middleware
2 5 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.64%) CMDB
5 2 (3.64%) SCADA
6 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Informatics
6 1 (1.82%) IVR
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) CentOS
2 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 2 (3.64%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) ITSM
3 13 (23.64%) Project Management
3 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.36%) ERP
6 8 (14.55%) Change Management
6 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Information Architecture
8 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Use Case
8 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 5 (9.09%) SOA
9 5 (9.09%) Workflow
10 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) MAPM
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) ACF2
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.64%) RACF
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) XenApp
3 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) zSecure
2 1 (1.82%) Graphite
2 1 (1.82%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Citrix
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) iManage
3 6 (10.91%) NetApp
3 6 (10.91%) Symantec
3 6 (10.91%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) Splunk
5 4 (7.27%) Avaya
6 2 (3.64%) Capita
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.64%) Genesys
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.64%) Veeam
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) IBM Sterling