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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 65 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Management 38 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.07% 2.02% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.63% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 7
Median daily rate £324 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £209 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £530 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
North West

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
1502 1291 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.76% 76.53% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 696 548
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 42
Median hourly rate £26.50 £16.16 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.95% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 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
Salford - 2 £120 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 54 (65.85%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Project Management
3 16 (19.51%) Problem Management
4 15 (18.29%) ITSM
5 13 (15.85%) Change Management
6 12 (14.63%) Finance
7 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
7 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
7 11 (13.41%) Asset Management
8 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
8 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.98%) SAN
9 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
9 9 (10.98%) VoIP
10 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.76%) Banking
11 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
11 7 (8.54%) Coaching
11 7 (8.54%) Unix
11 7 (8.54%) LAN
11 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
12 6 (7.32%) Legal
12 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
12 6 (7.32%) VPN
12 6 (7.32%) WAN
12 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
12 6 (7.32%) SLA
12 6 (7.32%) IBM

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 4 (4.88%) CMS
1 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) GitHub
1 1 (1.22%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) SAN
1 9 (10.98%) VoIP
2 7 (8.54%) LAN
3 6 (7.32%) VPN
3 6 (7.32%) WAN
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (6.10%) Firewall
4 5 (6.10%) FWSM
4 5 (6.10%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.10%) IPsec
4 5 (6.10%) Network Security
4 5 (6.10%) SSL
4 5 (6.10%) Wireless
4 5 (6.10%) WLAN
5 3 (3.66%) Skype
6 2 (2.44%) DNS
7 1 (1.22%) POP3
7 1 (1.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.22%) Mocha
2 1 (1.22%) NuGet
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
2 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Legal
4 4 (4.88%) Local Government
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) French Language
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (17.07%) Analyst
1 14 (17.07%) Service Manager
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL Manager
2 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.32%) ITIL Project Manager
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Consultant
4 5 (6.10%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Architect
5 4 (4.88%) DBA
5 4 (4.88%) Head of Operations
5 4 (4.88%) Head of Service Operations
5 4 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Software Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Asset Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Mainframe
2 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.10%) CMDB
4 4 (4.88%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.88%) NHS
5 3 (3.66%) HACMP
6 2 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.44%) Life Science
6 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.22%) PKI
7 1 (1.22%) Social Media
7 1 (1.22%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Unix
2 4 (4.88%) Solaris
3 3 (3.66%) AIX
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) zOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Project Management
3 16 (19.51%) Problem Management
4 15 (18.29%) ITSM
5 13 (15.85%) Change Management
6 11 (13.41%) Asset Management
6 11 (13.41%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
7 10 (12.20%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
9 7 (8.54%) Coaching
9 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
10 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.32%) Time Management
11 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
11 5 (6.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C
1 1 (1.22%) C#
1 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.22%) PHP
1 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) CCNP
1 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) Degree
3 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PMP
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) MOS
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.22%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.66%) GPFS
1 3 (3.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (2.44%) RACF
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle ZFS
1 3 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.44%) zSecure
3 1 (1.22%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.22%) QRadar
3 1 (1.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) IBM
1 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow
2 5 (6.10%) Cisco
3 4 (4.88%) Remedy
4 3 (3.66%) Citrix
4 3 (3.66%) HP
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle
5 2 (2.44%) Polycom
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 2 (2.44%) Siemens
5 2 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (1.22%) AppSense
6 1 (1.22%) Avaya
6 1 (1.22%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) hybris
6 1 (1.22%) IronPort
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Veritas
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