The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South West / Somerset
Rank 35 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% 0.31% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.38% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.14% 81.88% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 163 147
Median daily rate £355 £375 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 21
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.25 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Taunton +2 1 - -
Service Management
South West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BMC
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) HEAT Software
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow