The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Suffolk 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.79% 1.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £163 £271 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.09% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 136 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 64.17% 71.20% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 102 102
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.58 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.09% -58.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.58 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Management
East of England

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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -14 1 - - 1
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Open Workbench
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) APMP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (33.33%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £150 - 175 per day
Posted: 3 days ago