The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 27 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 25 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.65% 1.79% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 2.56% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 3
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£350 £315 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.67% -12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
382 234 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 71.00% 69.64% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 116 185
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £715 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Management
England

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear +1 23 £350 +22.27% 6
Durham -1 2 £150 -52.38%
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
2 31 (47.69%) ITIL
3 27 (41.54%) SC Cleared
4 22 (33.85%) Project Management
5 21 (32.31%) MS Office
5 21 (32.31%) WAN
6 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 19 (29.23%) LAN
8 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
8 18 (27.69%) UNIX
9 16 (24.62%) Firewall
10 15 (23.08%) Windows
10 15 (23.08%) AIX
10 15 (23.08%) Solaris
10 15 (23.08%) SAN
11 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
12 12 (18.46%) Middleware
13 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
13 11 (16.92%) VPN
13 11 (16.92%) VMware
13 11 (16.92%) Incident Management
13 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (15.38%) Open Source
14 10 (15.38%) Cisco
14 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
14 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
15 9 (13.85%) DNS
15 9 (13.85%) SQL
16 8 (12.31%) Change Management
16 8 (12.31%) HP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (32.31%) MS Office
2 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) WAN
2 19 (29.23%) LAN
3 16 (24.62%) Firewall
4 15 (23.08%) SAN
5 11 (16.92%) VPN
6 9 (13.85%) DNS
7 5 (7.69%) DHCP
7 5 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (6.15%) Network Security
8 4 (6.15%) 3G
8 4 (6.15%) SSL
8 4 (6.15%) Junos
8 4 (6.15%) 4G
8 4 (6.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (6.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (4.62%) Ethernet
9 3 (4.62%) Internet
9 3 (4.62%) DSL
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.92%) UNIX Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Network Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Manager
8 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Applications Project Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Middleware
2 4 (6.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Open Source
2 6 (9.23%) Economics
3 5 (7.69%) PMI
3 5 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 5 (7.69%) HACMP
3 5 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 4 (6.15%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Celerra
6 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.54%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) UNIX
2 15 (23.08%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) AIX
2 15 (23.08%) Solaris
3 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) HPUX
4 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) ITIL
2 22 (33.85%) Project Management
3 18 (27.69%) PRINCE2
4 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
5 11 (16.92%) Incident Management
6 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.31%) Change Management
8 7 (10.77%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.77%) Network Management
8 7 (10.77%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.69%) Six Sigma
10 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Network Design
11 4 (6.15%) ITSM
11 4 (6.15%) Change Data Capture
11 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
12 3 (4.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) Java
3 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
2 27 (41.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.69%) IBM AIX Certification
4 5 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
5 3 (4.62%) ISEB
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.62%) PMP
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.54%) APMP
6 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 5 (7.69%) SLA
3 4 (6.15%) JSP 440
4 2 (3.08%) BS7799
4 2 (3.08%) BS15000
4 2 (3.08%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (7.69%) GPFS
3 4 (6.15%) KVM
3 4 (6.15%) RHEV
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.08%) OpenView
3 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.54%) Netcool
4 1 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.92%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 10 (15.38%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) IBM
5 6 (9.23%) Juniper
5 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle
5 6 (9.23%) F5
6 5 (7.69%) McAfee
6 5 (7.69%) Veritas
6 5 (7.69%) EMC
6 5 (7.69%) Citrix
7 4 (6.15%) TippingPoint
7 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.62%) Riverbed
8 3 (4.62%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
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