The first table below looks at the demand for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 West Sussex 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 33 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.72% 0.91% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.31% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.02 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+25.09% -3.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 306 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.66% 69.86% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 201
Average daily rate £375 £384 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Sussex 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 7 £388 -
Crawley +7 2 £425 - 2
East Grinstead - 1 £425 -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Horsham - - - - 5
Chichester - - - -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) SLA
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (26.32%) EMC
6 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
6 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
7 4 (21.05%) Change Control
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 3 (15.79%) MS Project
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) MCSE
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) SAS
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) PMI

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (15.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
1 3 (15.79%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) Release Management
6 3 (15.79%) Budget Control
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) MCDST
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
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