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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / West Sussex
Rank 47 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.34% 1.48% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.73% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Median daily rate £444 £260 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.67% -42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £256 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £454 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.75% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.75 £16.50
% 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
416 405 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.51% 85.62% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 250 250
Median daily rate £438 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 23
Median hourly rate £45.87 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.40 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +11 5 £475 - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £425 -
Gatwick - 1 £463 -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 7 (33.33%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 5 (23.81%) WebCenter
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Apache
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 5 (23.81%) Middleware
4 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) CMDB
5 4 (19.05%) High Availability
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) Citrix
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms

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 5 (23.81%) Apache
1 5 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
1 5 (23.81%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) HBase
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Applications Support
1 5 (23.81%) Applications Support Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Service Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Web Applications Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Web Applications Support
1 5 (23.81%) Web Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Web Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (19.05%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Operations Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Service Operations Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Head of IT
4 2 (9.52%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Head of Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
1 5 (23.81%) WebCenter
2 2 (9.52%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CMDB
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) ITSM
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) High Availability
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Invoice Processing
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (4.76%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (4.76%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Informatica
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp