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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.14% 1.92% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.25% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £525 £294 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.72% -30.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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
284 311 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.68% 85.21% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 253 270
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 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 19 January 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
3 4 (26.67%) Lotus
4 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) BT
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (13.33%) Innovation Management
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Deskside Support
2 4 (26.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Information Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Strategy Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (13.33%) Innovation Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Presales
6 1 (6.67%) Service Design
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Lotus
3 3 (20.00%) BT
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Ciena
5 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow