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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 41 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.26% 2.32% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.88% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Average daily rate £260 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £480 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £16.65
% change year-on-year
-9.06% -7.53%
Service Management
South East

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
406 382 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 85.12% 80.59% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 237 158
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +1 5 £260 -42.22% 1
East Grinstead +1 1 £440 +60.00%
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Middleware
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) Apache
6 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (30.00%) LDAP
6 6 (30.00%) J2EE
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Java
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) Perl
8 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SAP
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (20.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) Spring
8 4 (20.00%) Java EE
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle BPM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
1 6 (30.00%) LDAP
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CA Gen
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Support
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Web Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) Java EE
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) BYOD
2 1 (5.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.00%) ITSM
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Perl
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) F5
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Sophos
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) FatWire
5 1 (5.00%) Informatica
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