The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 40 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 2.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Average daily rate £150 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £16.65
% change year-on-year
-11.33% -5.16%
Service Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 292 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 85.67% 82.25% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 193 80
Average daily rate £425 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Average hourly rate £67.50 £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.86% -50.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.68 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Service Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (14.29%) LPIC
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Service Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) LPIC
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
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