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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 12 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.44% - 12.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% - 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 26
Median daily rate £490 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -30.64%
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
32 114 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 78.05% 91.20% 86.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 102 156
Median daily rate £500 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £313 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 31 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (50.00%) BPMN
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared