The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Nottingham 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 40 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% 1.62% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 2.38% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.71% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
238 210 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 73.46% 67.96% 69.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 101 73
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £19.39 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Service Management
Nottinghamshire

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
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 24 April 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Replication
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) DHTML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) AIX
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) POSIX
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) DHTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (20.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Database Security
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) OCP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle