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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 26 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.38% 3.11% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 3.73% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £385 £488 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.97% +0.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Service Management
South East

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
119 134 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 82.07% 83.23% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 77 106
Median daily rate £410 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £28.75 £45.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) CMDB
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Management

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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Vendor Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Design Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle