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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.42% 1.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 1.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%

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
166 127 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.19% 84.11% 69.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 85 82
Median daily rate £400 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £238 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Ipswich -5 5 £325 -
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) APMP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technology Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Informatica