The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 32 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +21
Contract jobs citing Service Management 71 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 2.48% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 3.13% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 10 14
Average daily rate
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£250 £391 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.10% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £315 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -12.69%
Service Management
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1278 1150 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.36% 79.09% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 620 785
Average daily rate £355 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 35
Average hourly rate £13.50 £36.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.26% +116.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Leeds +29 66 £250 -20.63% 9
Bradford -11 2 £400 +0.94% 1
Halifax - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 74 (44.31%) ITIL
2 41 (24.55%) Splunk
3 40 (23.95%) Workflow
4 37 (22.16%) CentOS
5 36 (21.56%) Windows
6 35 (20.96%) Service Delivery
7 34 (20.36%) Incident Management
8 30 (17.96%) Linux
9 29 (17.37%) Python
10 25 (14.97%) Ubuntu
11 24 (14.37%) Project Management
12 22 (13.17%) Management Information System
13 21 (12.57%) Supplier Management
14 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
14 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
15 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
15 18 (10.78%) Puppet
16 17 (10.18%) SC Cleared
16 17 (10.18%) NHS
16 17 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
17 16 (9.58%) SAN
17 16 (9.58%) VMware
18 15 (8.98%) Red Hat
18 15 (8.98%) Windows XP
19 14 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
20 13 (7.78%) GAP Analysis
20 13 (7.78%) Finance
20 13 (7.78%) VMware Server

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (5.39%) nginx
2 5 (2.99%) Apache
2 5 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.80%) Lync
4 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.59%) MS Office
3 4 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) SAN
2 5 (2.99%) Firewall
3 3 (1.80%) S/MIME
3 3 (1.80%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.20%) MVNO
4 2 (1.20%) LTE
4 2 (1.20%) 2G
4 2 (1.20%) 3G
4 2 (1.20%) DHCP
4 2 (1.20%) HTTP
4 2 (1.20%) VPN
4 2 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) DSL
5 1 (0.60%) SSH
5 1 (0.60%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.99%) Riak
3 4 (2.40%) Redis
4 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.20%) MySQL
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (7.78%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.40%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (23.95%) Analyst
2 34 (20.36%) Service Manager
3 25 (14.97%) Service Analyst
4 18 (10.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (8.98%) Services Delivery Manager
5 15 (8.98%) Delivery Manager
6 14 (8.38%) Service Management Analyst
7 12 (7.19%) Architect
8 10 (5.99%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) Technical Architect
9 8 (4.79%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.19%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.59%) Linux Support
11 6 (3.59%) Capacity Manager
12 5 (2.99%) IT Services Manager
12 5 (2.99%) Transition Manager
12 5 (2.99%) Support Technician
12 5 (2.99%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (1.80%) .NET
3 2 (1.20%) Web Services
3 2 (1.20%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.60%) Spring
4 1 (0.60%) XML
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.17%) Management Information System
2 17 (10.18%) NHS
3 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.40%) Physics
6 3 (1.80%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.80%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.80%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.16%) CentOS
2 36 (21.56%) Windows
3 30 (17.96%) Linux
4 25 (14.97%) Ubuntu
5 20 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (8.98%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.19%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.19%) UNIX
10 4 (2.40%) Debian
11 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.20%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (44.31%) ITIL
2 40 (23.95%) Workflow
3 35 (20.96%) Service Delivery
4 34 (20.36%) Incident Management
5 24 (14.37%) Project Management
6 21 (12.57%) Supplier Management
7 13 (7.78%) GAP Analysis
8 12 (7.19%) ITSM
8 12 (7.19%) Change Management
8 12 (7.19%) Business Continuity
9 11 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (6.59%) Problem Management
9 11 (6.59%) Release Management
9 11 (6.59%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (5.99%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.19%) ITIL V3
12 7 (4.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.37%) Python
2 9 (5.39%) SQL
3 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.20%) Java
3 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) Degree
4 3 (1.80%) CISSP
5 2 (1.20%) ISEB
5 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) APMP
6 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
2 7 (4.19%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) BS25999
4 2 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.78%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) vSphere
3 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) Puppet
2 10 (5.99%) Nagios
3 3 (1.80%) SCOM
3 3 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.20%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.60%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.60%) Cacti
Vendors
1 41 (24.55%) Splunk
2 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.58%) VMware
4 15 (8.98%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.79%) Remedy
6 7 (4.19%) Cisco
6 7 (4.19%) Oracle
7 5 (2.99%) Symantec
7 5 (2.99%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.40%) Citrix
8 4 (2.40%) BMC
9 3 (1.80%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.80%) HP
9 3 (1.80%) Google
9 3 (1.80%) Postini
10 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.20%) NetApp
11 1 (0.60%) Lotus
11 1 (0.60%) Perforce
11 1 (0.60%) FatWire
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