The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 34 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Management 12 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.47% 6.45% 13.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 7.73% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 11
Average daily rate £533 £110 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+384.09% -83.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £110 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £129 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.06% -0.67%
Service Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
292 181 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.39% 83.41% 73.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 102 63
Average daily rate £500 £400 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 32 (50.79%) ITIL
2 28 (44.44%) ServiceNow
3 23 (36.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (36.51%) Performance Management
4 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (30.16%) BT
5 19 (30.16%) Finance
5 19 (30.16%) Network Management
6 18 (28.57%) Project Management
7 15 (23.81%) Application Performance Management
8 14 (22.22%) SLA
8 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 13 (20.63%) SCCM
9 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
9 13 (20.63%) MCP
10 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 12 (19.05%) Supplier Management
10 12 (19.05%) Coaching
11 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
11 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
11 11 (17.46%) MS Office
11 11 (17.46%) OpenView
11 11 (17.46%) HP
11 11 (17.46%) PMI
11 11 (17.46%) PMI Certification
11 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
12 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
12 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
13 6 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) WLAN
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 14 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Manager
3 11 (17.46%) Service Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.35%) ITIL Service Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Portfolio Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Senior Service Manager
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (4.76%) IT Support
9 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
9 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) PMI
2 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
1 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) ITIL
2 23 (36.51%) Performance Management
2 23 (36.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Network Management
5 18 (28.57%) Project Management
6 15 (23.81%) Application Performance Management
7 14 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 12 (19.05%) Coaching
8 12 (19.05%) Supplier Management
9 11 (17.46%) ITIL V3
9 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.94%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (6.35%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 4 (6.35%) Case Management
11 4 (6.35%) DevOps
11 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) C++
1 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
1 4 (6.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) MCP
1 13 (20.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) APMP
5 2 (3.17%) MCSA
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) SLA
2 6 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) P3O
3 1 (1.59%) Val IT
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (20.63%) SCCM
2 11 (17.46%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 19 (30.16%) BT
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Apple