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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 32 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.46% 8.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 10.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£258 £535 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £18.15 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-26.44% +8.55%
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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
184 136 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 91.09% 86.62% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 66 31
Average daily rate £456 £495 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.82% +30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
3 18 (81.82%) HP
4 17 (77.27%) OpenView
4 17 (77.27%) SLA
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (72.73%) MS Office
5 16 (72.73%) MCP
6 15 (68.18%) Lotus
6 15 (68.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 15 (68.18%) IBM Notes
7 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
10 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 4 (18.18%) 2G
10 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) 3G
10 4 (18.18%) Mapinfo
10 4 (18.18%) Nortel
10 4 (18.18%) Ericsson
10 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
10 4 (18.18%) GPRS
10 4 (18.18%) GSM
10 4 (18.18%) WCDMA
10 4 (18.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (18.18%) HSPA
10 4 (18.18%) LTE
10 4 (18.18%) Network Management
10 4 (18.18%) 4G

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (68.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 16 (72.73%) MS Office
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) GPRS
1 4 (18.18%) GSM
1 4 (18.18%) WCDMA
1 4 (18.18%) 3G
1 4 (18.18%) 2G
1 4 (18.18%) HSPA
1 4 (18.18%) LTE
1 4 (18.18%) 4G
1 4 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Service Analyst
2 14 (63.64%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) eTOM
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) MCP
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (77.27%) OpenView
2 15 (68.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) OVSD
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) HP
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (68.18%) Lotus
4 4 (18.18%) Mapinfo
4 4 (18.18%) Huawei
4 4 (18.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (18.18%) Nortel
4 4 (18.18%) Ericsson
4 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle