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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 26 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.25% 6.09% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 7.69% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
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£516 £100 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+416.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £100 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £321 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £14.69 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.91%
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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
225 156 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 81.23% 79.19% 62.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 80 21
Average daily rate £468 £495 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £542 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
3 8 (42.11%) OpenView
3 8 (42.11%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) SLA
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) MCP
4 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
5 5 (26.32%) Lotus
5 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
6 4 (21.05%) Network Design
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) 2G
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) 3G
6 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
6 4 (21.05%) Ericsson
6 4 (21.05%) Nortel
6 4 (21.05%) GPRS
6 4 (21.05%) GSM
6 4 (21.05%) WCDMA
6 4 (21.05%) eTOM
6 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (21.05%) Huawei
6 4 (21.05%) Resource Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 5 (26.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
3 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) GPRS
1 4 (21.05%) GSM
1 4 (21.05%) WCDMA
1 4 (21.05%) 3G
1 4 (21.05%) 2G
1 4 (21.05%) HSPA
1 4 (21.05%) LTE
1 4 (21.05%) 4G
1 4 (21.05%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Service Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) RF Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Network Design
4 4 (21.05%) eTOM
4 4 (21.05%) Resource Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Network Management
4 4 (21.05%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) OpenView
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.26%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) HP
2 5 (26.32%) Lotus
3 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
3 4 (21.05%) Nortel
3 4 (21.05%) Ericsson
3 4 (21.05%) Mapinfo
3 4 (21.05%) Huawei
3 4 (21.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Apple