The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Staines region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 25 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 6 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.39% 5.03% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 6.41% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate £400 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+20.31% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 156 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 87.57% 78.39% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 50
Average daily rate £375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Service Management
Surrey

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (35.00%) SCOM
3 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Lumension
3 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (35.00%) AppSense
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (35.00%) Symantec
3 7 (35.00%) Perl
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Process Management
5 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) NHS
5 3 (15.00%) ISO 9000

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (10.00%) Quicktime
1 2 (10.00%) QuarkXPress
1 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Platform Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix Support
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Graphic Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Audit Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Audit Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) Flash
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) NHS
3 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (15.00%) Process Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
1 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) Citrix
1 8 (40.00%) NetApp
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Lumension
2 7 (35.00%) AppSense
2 7 (35.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR