The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / West Sussex
Rank 43 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.08% 1.90% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Median daily rate £456 £318 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.70% +15.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 447 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.58% 85.14% 76.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 289 192
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.88 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £37.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 Sussex

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 4 £460 -
Gatwick - 1 £463 -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) Perl
3 17 (56.67%) Unix
4 15 (50.00%) ITSM
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle
6 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 12 (40.00%) Apache
6 12 (40.00%) WebCenter
7 11 (36.67%) High Availability
7 11 (36.67%) Middleware
8 10 (33.33%) ServiceNow
9 9 (30.00%) Solaris
10 8 (26.67%) Internet
10 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
11 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) CMDB
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
12 6 (20.00%) REST
12 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 6 (20.00%) Change Management
13 5 (16.67%) Linux
13 5 (16.67%) SOAP
13 5 (16.67%) PHP
13 5 (16.67%) C++
13 5 (16.67%) Java
13 5 (16.67%) .NET
13 5 (16.67%) Windows
13 5 (16.67%) RDBMS

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 12 (40.00%) Apache
1 12 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) HBase
3 1 (3.33%) OLAP
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Applications Support
1 11 (36.67%) Middleware Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Support Engineer
1 11 (36.67%) Web Applications Support
2 10 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Web Applications Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Web Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Service Operations Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Head of IT
4 2 (6.67%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (6.67%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) WebCenter
2 11 (36.67%) Middleware
3 7 (23.33%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) REST
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Unix
2 9 (30.00%) Solaris
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) ITSM
3 11 (36.67%) High Availability
4 8 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.33%) UML
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow Development
9 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (10.00%) SDLC
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management
11 1 (3.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (56.67%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.67%) C++
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 5 (16.67%) F5
3 5 (16.67%) FatWire
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) EMC
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) VMware