The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 22 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.28% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.63 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +6.38%
Service Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 112 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 69.23% 76.71% 76.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 41
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £406 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) LAN

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) CRM Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) SAP