The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 19 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.76% 0.56% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.72% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.43%
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 £14.13 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +3.33%
Service Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 138 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.52% 76.67% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 76 47
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Service Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) TADDM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Category Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Procurement Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Major Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Procurement Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Netcool
1 1 (33.33%) TADDM
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM