The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 24 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.47% 4.42% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 6.54% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate £313 £481 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.06% +20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.09% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 61.83% 67.70% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Management
West Midlands

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 4 - - 4
Leamington Spa - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Studley - - - -
Service Management
West Midlands

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) ITSM
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Legal
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) PMI
7 3 (13.64%) PMP
7 3 (13.64%) Change Control
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL V2
8 2 (9.09%) APMP
8 2 (9.09%) Lync
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (9.09%) P3O

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Vendor Manager
3 2 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Major Incident Manager
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) PMI
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V2
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.55%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (13.64%) PMP
5 2 (9.09%) APMP
5 2 (9.09%) CAPM
5 2 (9.09%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 4 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) IronPort
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow