The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 39 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% 2.03% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 3.03% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £400 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +130.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.76
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -32.43%
Service Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 198 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.39% 67.12% 68.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 117 106
Median daily rate £325 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £14.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -6 1 - - 3
Service Management
East Midlands

Service Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V2
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk