The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 43 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing Service Management 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.55% 1.40% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.86% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £320 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +0.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.06% -0.67%
Service Management
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 269 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.42% 75.56% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 116 102
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £542 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (41.67%) Project Management
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
4 1 (8.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Degree

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) WorldPay