The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £16.65
% change year-on-year
-11.33% -5.16%
Service Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 133 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.69% 70.74% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 79 75
Average daily rate £403 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.30 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Service Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Progress
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Reinsurance
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Progress
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
Ipswich, Suffolk
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