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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 33 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 16 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.31% 4.72% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 5.62% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 10
Median daily rate £450 £325 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £315 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £19.25
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 427 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.75% 83.89% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 320 261
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 15
Median hourly rate £28.75 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 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 17 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
Cardiff +9 15 £400 +23.07% 2
Newport - 1 £450 -
Service Management
Wales

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 26 (68.42%) ITIL
2 14 (36.84%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) Service Delivery
3 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
4 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
5 10 (26.32%) NHS
6 9 (23.68%) ITSM
6 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
7 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 6 (15.79%) Informatics
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Citrix
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (13.16%) Change Control
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
11 4 (10.53%) SAN
11 4 (10.53%) NetApp
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (10.53%) Active Directory

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 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (7.89%) JCAPS
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Service Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (23.68%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Product Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (7.89%) XML
1 3 (7.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) NHS
2 6 (15.79%) Informatics
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.63%) RIA
5 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) ITIL
2 14 (36.84%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) Service Delivery
4 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
5 9 (23.68%) ITIL V3
5 9 (23.68%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
6 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 4 (10.53%) Information Security
9 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Information Management
9 3 (7.89%) Release Management
9 3 (7.89%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.26%) Information Governance
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Citrix
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) NetApp
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Fiorano
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) InterSystems
4 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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