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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - 36 39
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.01% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.04% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £400 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +130.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +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
202 230 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.63% 66.09% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 127 116
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 41
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

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 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Release Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft