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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 40 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.06% 1.48% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.01% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £500 £494 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +28.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +23.46%
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
196 199 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 69.26% 73.43% 75.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 103 91
Median daily rate £363 £330 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £12.35 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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
Hinckley - 1 £500 -
Service Management
East Midlands

Service Management
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

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 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft