The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 42 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.46% 5.21% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 5.88% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Median daily rate £300 £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £303 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £475 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 510 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.80% 88.54% 74.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 372 256
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £238 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Cardiff +3 13 £295 -15.71% 2
Newport - 1 £325 -
Service Management
Wales

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Project Management
3 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 15 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 11 (28.21%) ITIL V3
6 10 (25.64%) Degree
6 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 9 (23.08%) NHS
7 9 (23.08%) ITSM
8 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
8 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.38%) Informatics
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) Information Security
9 6 (15.38%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) IBM
10 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.82%) XML
10 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (12.82%) Citrix
10 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.82%) Migration
10 5 (12.82%) Fiorano
10 5 (12.82%) InterSystems
10 5 (12.82%) HL7
10 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.82%) JCAPS
1 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Service Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Product Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) NHS
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Project Management
3 15 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 15 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 11 (28.21%) ITIL V3
5 9 (23.08%) ITSM
6 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Risk Management
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Informatics
7 6 (15.38%) Information Security
7 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Change Control
8 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 5 (12.82%) Release Management
9 3 (7.69%) Information Governance
9 3 (7.69%) Information Management
10 2 (5.13%) Information Security Governance
10 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) ISEB
4 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.13%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) CISM
5 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) CRISC
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) HL7
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Citrix
1 5 (12.82%) Fiorano
1 5 (12.82%) IBM
1 5 (12.82%) InterSystems
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) NetApp
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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