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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 16 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.13% 3.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +23.46%
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
76 119 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 61.79% 73.91% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 47 17
Median daily rate £425 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 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 24 September 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) ITSM
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (66.67%) SevOne
4 8 (66.67%) FCAPS
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) EMC
4 8 (66.67%) CA
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
5 7 (58.33%) BT
5 7 (58.33%) ServiceNow
5 7 (58.33%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (58.33%) CMDB
6 6 (50.00%) Network Management
7 2 (16.67%) Spring
7 2 (16.67%) Maven
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) OCPJP
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) FCAPS
2 7 (58.33%) Ethernet
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Network Architect
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Service Architect
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Apache CXF
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) Servlets
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Struts
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (83.33%) ITSM
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (58.33%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (50.00%) Network Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Service Design
6 2 (16.67%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Presales
7 1 (8.33%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) OCPJP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) EMC
1 8 (66.67%) SevOne
2 7 (58.33%) BT
2 7 (58.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle