The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 34 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.64% 2.80% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.62% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
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£425 £300 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £16.65 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-19.81% +4.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 304 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.21% 77.35% 77.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 233 185
Average daily rate £444 £400 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £255 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.50 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £34.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
3 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Splunk
4 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Law
6 2 (13.33%) MS Project
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (13.33%) COBIT
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) EMC

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Designer
3 1 (6.67%) DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Environment Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL V2
7 1 (6.67%) Network Management
7 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
7 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) McAfee
1 4 (26.67%) Splunk
1 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) BMC
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Siebel
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) BT
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