The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 19 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.03% 2.63% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.33% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -16.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 84.54% 78.95% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 18
Average daily rate £295 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (42.86%) MobileIron
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) 3G
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Service Implementation Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) MobileIron
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow