The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 18 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.25% 2.94% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.26% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £445 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.33% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £13.61
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +16.06%
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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 47 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 78.05% 69.12% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 19 35
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) EMC
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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