The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 18 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.73% 5.88% 9.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 8.00% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
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£270 £460 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% +8.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 86.51% 73.53% 86.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 28 26
Average daily rate £369 £363 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) 3PAR
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 6 (37.50%) DNS
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) EMC
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) Nagios
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (25.00%) Symantec
6 4 (25.00%) Juniper
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Clustering
6 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
6 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (25.00%) Network Management
6 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (25.00%) Junos

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Junos
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Server Support
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Process Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Procurement Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Management Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
1 4 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) HPUX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (25.00%) Network Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
1 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (12.50%) KVM
2 2 (12.50%) RHEV
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
1 4 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) 3PAR
2 5 (31.25%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Symantec
3 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Crossbeam
3 4 (25.00%) TippingPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Brocade
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (6.25%) BMC