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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 36 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 14 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.79% 1.81% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.24% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 9
Median daily rate £415 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.74% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £244 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £390 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.63 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +6.38%
Service Management
Wales

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
395 492 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.69% 80.92% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 378 361
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.85 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.80% -38.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.50 £26.25 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 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
Cardiff +9 8 £415 +31.74% 2
Newport - 5 £500 -
Bridgend - 1 £400 -
Service Management
Wales

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Validation
4 6 (21.43%) SaaS
4 6 (21.43%) PaaS
4 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (21.43%) Case Management
5 5 (17.86%) User Stories
5 5 (17.86%) CMDB
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
7 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
7 3 (10.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (10.71%) REST

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 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) PaaS
1 6 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Change Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Change and Release Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Release Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Design Authority
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Data Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Design Authority
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (17.86%) CMDB
3 3 (10.71%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Case Management
4 6 (21.43%) Validation
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) User Stories
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) CA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) PlateSpin
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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