The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 8 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 0 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 6.06% - 15.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% - 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 29
Median daily rate £490 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
24 112 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 72.73% 86.15% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 96 142
Median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £675 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Service Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP