The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 35 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 23 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.21% 1.43% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 1.82% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate £438 £363 £222
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +63.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £174 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £443 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
436 384 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 79.85% 78.53% 61.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 266 115
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £7.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -4 21 £440 +109.52% 4
Doncaster +8 2 £294 -32.85%
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management.

1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.00%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Change Management
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
5 7 (19.44%) Internet
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Workflow
6 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 6 (16.67%) MS Office
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.67%) Office 365
7 5 (13.89%) Capacity Management
7 5 (13.89%) Data Centre Operations
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (13.89%) Statistics
7 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.89%) Firewall
8 4 (11.11%) Banking
8 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (11.11%) Wireless
8 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (11.11%) Wireless
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (8.33%) Telepresence
5 2 (5.56%) Broadband
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) ISDN
5 2 (5.56%) PSTN
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Electronics
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Service Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Firewall Support
8 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Statistics
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) CESG
5 1 (2.78%) CMDB
5 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Change Management
2 8 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Workflow
4 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) Capacity Management
5 5 (13.89%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 4 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.33%) Web Filtering
8 2 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (11.11%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 4 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) FrontRange
5 3 (8.33%) Polycom
5 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (8.33%) Verint
6 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
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