The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - 11 10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 10.45% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.73% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Service Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34 55 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 89.47% 82.09% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 11
Median daily rate £338 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.14 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian