The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Management Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management Consultant
Rank 588 549 595
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Service Management Consultant 13 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.049% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.053% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
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£450 £363 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -27.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £640
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -45.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51170 49280 54602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.64% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30980 29240 30617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2111 2700
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.98 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Service Management Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Management Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK.

Service Management Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Service Management Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK.

Service Management Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 13 £450 +24.13% 3
London 0 9 £450 +9.09% 2
South West -31 2 £450 +33.33% 1
Wiltshire - 1 £525 - 1
Swindon - 1 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Service Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Service Management Consultant in their job title 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 with Service Management Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (93.75%) Service Management
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) ITSM
5 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
5 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) COBIT
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) CMMI
7 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
8 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.38%) HP
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
10 2 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (6.25%) SSH
10 2 (6.25%) WMI
10 2 (6.25%) SNMP
10 2 (6.25%) Java
10 2 (6.25%) Remedy
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.25%) BMC
10 2 (6.25%) Finance
10 2 (6.25%) Migration
10 2 (6.25%) Change Management

Service Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Service Management Consultant in their job title 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 with Service Management Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SSH
1 2 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Service Management
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
4 7 (21.88%) ITSM
4 7 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) CMMI
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
9 1 (3.13%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Process Management
9 1 (3.13%) CRM
9 1 (3.13%) MOF
9 1 (3.13%) IT Governance
9 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
9 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
1 2 (6.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Remedy
3 2 (6.25%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) FrontRange
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