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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 14 26 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing Service Management 14 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.38% 5.88% 18.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.17% 7.08% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
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£358 £295 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% -26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £281 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £332 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £165.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +4.86%
Service Management
Scotland

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
115 113 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 93.50% 83.09% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 14
Average daily rate £330 £348 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paisley 0 9 - -
Erskine +7 5 £358 +21.01%
Service Management
Scotland

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) TippingPoint
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
4 4 (21.05%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (21.05%) Junos
4 4 (21.05%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Cryptography
4 4 (21.05%) QA
4 4 (21.05%) Crossbeam
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
1 4 (21.05%) Junos
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Tester
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Change Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) IT Support
3 1 (5.26%) Cutover Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 4 (21.05%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Network Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) CMMI
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) ITSM
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) F5
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) McAfee
2 4 (21.05%) Crossbeam
2 4 (21.05%) TippingPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Riverbed
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) 3PAR