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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 21 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.37% 6.94% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 7.89% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 9
Median daily rate £400 £519 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +418.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +32.28%
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
154 317 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 84.15% 88.06% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 248 115
Median daily rate £415 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 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 August 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 27 August 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 26 (74.29%) ITIL
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (37.14%) DevOps
5 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) ITSM
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (22.86%) Change Management
8 7 (20.00%) LAN
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) MS Office
8 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (20.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.29%) System Testing
10 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (14.29%) Open Source
10 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
10 5 (14.29%) Skype
10 5 (14.29%) SaaS
10 5 (14.29%) PaaS
10 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (14.29%) IaaS
10 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
10 5 (14.29%) SharePoint

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) IaaS
1 5 (14.29%) PaaS
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (14.29%) Skype
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
General
1 4 (11.43%) Military
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Service Manager
2 12 (34.29%) Integration Manager
3 11 (31.43%) Service Integration Manager
4 9 (25.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL Manager
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL Service Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Project Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Procurement Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) ITIL
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (37.14%) DevOps
5 9 (25.71%) ITSM
6 8 (22.86%) Change Management
7 7 (20.00%) Performance Management
7 7 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (14.29%) Open Source
8 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 5 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
9 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.57%) Load Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Project Management
10 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.57%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) ISEB
3 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.57%) MCP
6 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Lotus
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow