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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 39 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 1.98% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.60% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £398 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -20.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £324 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.96
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -4.46%
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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
370 231 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 82.22% 76.24% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 179 226
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 8
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.50 £92.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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
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 21 November 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) PMI
4 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) BT
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Process Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Service Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) EMC
1 2 (13.33%) Juniper
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee
1 2 (13.33%) BT
1 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Sophos
2 1 (6.67%) BMC
2 1 (6.67%) HP
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