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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 41 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.20% 1.69% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.34% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£345 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.68% -10.69%
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
336 128 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.95% 72.32% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 77 114
Average daily rate £475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
4 3 (23.08%) SCOM
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) WF
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) WF
2 2 (15.38%) DHTML
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) NetWare
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Novell
2 1 (7.69%) Kaspersky
2 1 (7.69%) Kaseya
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £530.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago