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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 61 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 35 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.09% 2.06% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.85% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 5
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£363 £318 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £122 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £458 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.40 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.86 £16.08 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-13.76% +0.46%
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
1244 949 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.31% 72.55% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 492 338
Average daily rate £385 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £22.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -26.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 1 - -
Salford - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 7
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 47 (73.44%) ITIL
2 22 (34.38%) MS Office
2 22 (34.38%) Windows
3 16 (25.00%) Finance
4 15 (23.44%) Service Delivery
5 11 (17.19%) Project Management
5 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
6 10 (15.63%) Windows NT
6 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
7 9 (14.06%) SLA
7 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.06%) CICS
8 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.94%) Citrix
10 6 (9.38%) MS Project
10 6 (9.38%) Migration
10 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
11 5 (7.81%) WAN
11 5 (7.81%) HP
11 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
12 4 (6.25%) SQL
12 4 (6.25%) Degree
12 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
12 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (14.06%) CICS
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) Site Server
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Office
2 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.38%) MS Project
3 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) WAN
2 2 (3.13%) Intranet
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) VPLS
3 1 (1.56%) ADSL
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Service Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Service Manager
4 12 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) PMO Lead
5 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.69%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.13%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Consultant
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.13%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.69%) CMDB
1 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
1 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
1 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
1 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.13%) GIS
2 2 (3.13%) Life Science
2 2 (3.13%) SecurID
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows NT
3 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) ITIL
2 15 (23.44%) Service Delivery
3 11 (17.19%) Project Management
4 10 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (9.38%) Migration
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) Time Management
10 3 (4.69%) Line Management
10 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.69%) Coaching
10 3 (4.69%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.69%) Change Management
10 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
10 3 (4.69%) Test Management
11 2 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) VBA
3 1 (1.56%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CISSP
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.81%) HP
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Dell
4 3 (4.69%) Apple
5 2 (3.13%) Symantec
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Splunk
5 2 (3.13%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
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