The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 49 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Management 41 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.06% 2.54% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 2.99% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 21
Median daily rate £350 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £276 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £22.90 £28.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +147.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1106 1503 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.48% 84.82% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 879 690
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 29
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Salford - 5 £308 -
Bolton - 4 £428 -
Cheadle - 1 £450 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 43 (41.35%) ITIL
2 26 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (20.19%) Security Operations
4 19 (18.27%) Risk Management
4 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
5 18 (17.31%) Project Management
6 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
6 15 (14.42%) Degree
6 15 (14.42%) Service Design
7 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 13 (12.50%) ITSM
8 13 (12.50%) Finance
9 12 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (11.54%) CISSP
10 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
10 10 (9.62%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.62%) Windows
10 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
11 9 (8.65%) SLA
11 9 (8.65%) Change Management
11 9 (8.65%) Process Improvement
11 9 (8.65%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (7.69%) People Management
12 8 (7.69%) Problem Management
12 8 (7.69%) Banking
12 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
13 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
13 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.73%) Operations Management
13 7 (6.73%) Incident Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Drupal
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) IaaS
1 3 (2.88%) PaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) GitHub
3 1 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) DNS
1 6 (5.77%) WAN
2 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.85%) LAN
2 4 (3.85%) LDAP
2 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) Electronic Patient Records
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
2 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) MS Access
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.92%) Ant
2 2 (1.92%) Gradle
2 2 (1.92%) Maven
2 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Legal
3 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) French Language
4 2 (1.92%) German Language
4 2 (1.92%) Law
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Analyst
2 19 (18.27%) Service Manager
3 11 (10.58%) Head of Cybersecurity
3 11 (10.58%) Head of Security
3 11 (10.58%) Service Analyst
4 9 (8.65%) Head of Operations
4 9 (8.65%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (6.73%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Operational Security Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Operations Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Security Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Consultant
7 5 (4.81%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Architect
8 4 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) Memcached
2 1 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.65%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.81%) CMDB
5 4 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Life Science
7 2 (1.92%) NHS
7 2 (1.92%) PACS
7 2 (1.92%) User Experience
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.96%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) AIX
5 1 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.35%) ITIL
2 26 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (20.19%) Security Operations
4 19 (18.27%) Risk Management
5 18 (17.31%) Project Management
6 15 (14.42%) Service Design
7 13 (12.50%) ITSM
8 12 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.62%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.65%) Change Management
10 9 (8.65%) Process Improvement
11 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.69%) People Management
11 8 (7.69%) Problem Management
12 7 (6.73%) Incident Management
12 7 (6.73%) Operations Management
12 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2
13 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (5.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) PHP
2 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 4 (3.85%) Perl
3 3 (2.88%) C
3 3 (2.88%) Java
4 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.42%) Degree
2 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.54%) CISSP
4 4 (3.85%) ISEB
5 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) COBIT
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) iptables
2 4 (3.85%) Postfix
2 4 (3.85%) Squid
2 4 (3.85%) Varnish
3 1 (0.96%) Docker
3 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Nagios
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.92%) Puppet
3 2 (1.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Kibana
4 1 (0.96%) logstash
4 1 (0.96%) OpenView
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) ServiceNow
3 6 (5.77%) Citrix
4 5 (4.81%) Apple
5 2 (1.92%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.92%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.92%) NetIQ
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) SAP
5 2 (1.92%) Wyse
6 1 (0.96%) CA
6 1 (0.96%) CommVault
6 1 (0.96%) Google
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) Lotus
6 1 (0.96%) NetApp
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) VMware
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