The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 38 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.09% 1.42% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.99% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate
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- £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £351 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.80 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%
Service Management
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 201 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 74.11% 71.53% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 100 118
Average daily rate £428 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.80 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Northampton -3 3 - - 1
Brackley - - - -
Service Management
East Midlands

Service Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) NHS
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) SLA
5 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Governance Manager
1 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Process Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
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