The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.73% 6.52% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 7.76% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £463 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £390 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £528 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
106 116 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.10% 84.06% 83.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 108
Median daily rate £410 £398 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Design Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow