The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 43 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.53% 12.10% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 14.71% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £339 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +0.42%
Service Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
332 102 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.22% 82.26% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 34 44
Median daily rate £450 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £25.12 £40.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% +16.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -31 13 £400 +18.51%
Service Management
West Midlands

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 29 (42.03%) DevOps
2 28 (40.58%) MuleSoft
2 28 (40.58%) ELK Stack
2 28 (40.58%) Software Engineering
3 26 (37.68%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
3 26 (37.68%) Puppet
4 23 (33.33%) Uchiwa
4 23 (33.33%) Sensu
5 22 (31.88%) ForgeRock
5 22 (31.88%) Identity Access Management
5 22 (31.88%) Graphite
6 21 (30.43%) Packer
6 21 (30.43%) Vagrant
6 21 (30.43%) OpenStack
6 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (30.43%) Ruby
6 21 (30.43%) Atlassian
7 20 (28.99%) Google
7 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (28.99%) Shell Script
8 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (24.64%) Linux
10 14 (20.29%) Service Delivery
10 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
11 13 (18.84%) RabbitMQ
12 12 (17.39%) ITIL
13 9 (13.04%) Grafana
14 8 (11.59%) Terraform

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (30.43%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (7.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.68%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (28.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Network Security
2 5 (7.25%) WAN
3 4 (5.80%) LAN
4 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.80%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
2 21 (30.43%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.25%) JUnit
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Billing
2 4 (5.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 27 (39.13%) Applications Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Cloud Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Service Manager
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Applications Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Access Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Implementation Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.90%) Software Architect
10 2 (2.90%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) ELK Stack
2 23 (33.33%) Sensu
3 13 (18.84%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (10.14%) JSON
5 5 (7.25%) CSS
5 5 (7.25%) HTML
5 5 (7.25%) HTML5
5 5 (7.25%) J2EE
5 5 (7.25%) J2SE
5 5 (7.25%) Play Framework
5 5 (7.25%) Spring
5 5 (7.25%) XML
6 2 (2.90%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.45%) User Experience
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Windows
3 6 (8.70%) Unix
4 3 (4.35%) AIX
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Solaris
4 3 (4.35%) SUSE
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) DevOps
2 28 (40.58%) Software Engineering
3 22 (31.88%) Identity Access Management
4 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (20.29%) Service Delivery
6 12 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (11.59%) Change Management
7 8 (11.59%) Open Source
8 6 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 5 (7.25%) Migration
9 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.80%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (5.80%) Logistics
10 4 (5.80%) Validation
11 3 (4.35%) ITSM
11 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
12 2 (2.90%) Microservices
12 2 (2.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) Ruby
2 20 (28.99%) Shell Script
3 7 (10.14%) Java
3 7 (10.14%) Scala
4 6 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 26 (37.68%) Puppet
2 23 (33.33%) Uchiwa
3 22 (31.88%) Graphite
4 21 (30.43%) Packer
5 9 (13.04%) Grafana
6 8 (11.59%) Consul
6 8 (11.59%) Terraform
7 6 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
7 6 (8.70%) OPNET
7 6 (8.70%) SCOM
8 5 (7.25%) Kibana
8 5 (7.25%) logstash
9 2 (2.90%) Opsview
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) MuleSoft
2 22 (31.88%) ForgeRock
3 21 (30.43%) Atlassian
4 20 (28.99%) Google
5 7 (10.14%) BMC
6 6 (8.70%) webMethods
7 5 (7.25%) Digital Fuel
7 5 (7.25%) Fujitsu
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle
8 4 (5.80%) HP
8 4 (5.80%) WSO2
9 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.45%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco
11 1 (1.45%) IBM
11 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.45%) Remedy
11 1 (1.45%) TOWER Software