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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 66 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Service Management 39 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.10% 2.32% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.08% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 5
Median daily rate £325 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £267 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £471 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
1496 1137 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.56% 75.45% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 623 460
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £15.98 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.39% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.75 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 -6 3 £120 -72.09% 2
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 47 (57.32%) ITIL
2 22 (26.83%) ITSM
3 21 (25.61%) Project Management
4 15 (18.29%) Change Management
4 15 (18.29%) Problem Management
5 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 14 (17.07%) Finance
6 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
8 8 (9.76%) Banking
8 8 (9.76%) Asset Management
8 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.54%) ServiceNow
9 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
9 7 (8.54%) SLA
9 7 (8.54%) Mainframe
10 6 (7.32%) VoIP
10 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
10 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
11 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
11 5 (6.10%) Time Management
11 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
11 5 (6.10%) Coaching
11 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
11 5 (6.10%) Target Operating Model
11 5 (6.10%) CMS

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 5 (6.10%) CMS
1 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise 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%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) VoIP
2 4 (4.88%) LAN
2 4 (4.88%) SAN
3 3 (3.66%) Skype
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
3 3 (3.66%) WAN
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 2 (2.44%) FWSM
4 2 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.44%) IPsec
4 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 2 (2.44%) SSL
4 2 (2.44%) Wireless
4 2 (2.44%) WLAN
5 1 (1.22%) DNS
5 1 (1.22%) H.323
5 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
1 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) 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 16 (19.51%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Service Manager
3 11 (13.41%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.98%) ITIL Manager
5 6 (7.32%) ITIL Project Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) DBA
7 4 (4.88%) Head of Operations
7 4 (4.88%) Head of Service Operations
7 4 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Support
7 4 (4.88%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.66%) IT Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Lync Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Service Continuity Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.10%) NHS
5 4 (4.88%) CMDB
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
6 2 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.44%) Life Science
7 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.22%) HACMP
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 5 (6.10%) Unix
2 2 (2.44%) Solaris
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) zOS
3 1 (1.22%) AIX
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (57.32%) ITIL
2 22 (26.83%) ITSM
3 21 (25.61%) Project Management
4 15 (18.29%) Change Management
4 15 (18.29%) Problem Management
5 14 (17.07%) Configuration Management
6 10 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.54%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 5 (6.10%) Coaching
10 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
10 5 (6.10%) Target Operating Model
10 5 (6.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.44%) CCNP
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.44%) PMP
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) MOS
3 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.22%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) RACF
1 2 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.22%) GPFS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (2.44%) zSecure
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.22%) QRadar
2 1 (1.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) ServiceNow
2 5 (6.10%) HP
2 5 (6.10%) Remedy
3 4 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
4 2 (2.44%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) AppSense
5 1 (1.22%) Avaya
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) hybris
5 1 (1.22%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) Sun
5 1 (1.22%) Veritas
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