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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 39 30 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +43
Contract jobs citing Service Management 96 85 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.83% 4.92% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 6.24% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 53 10
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£400 £260 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £185 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £585 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-26.84% +14.06%
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
1666 1362 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.80% 78.82% 73.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 953 508
Average daily rate £365 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 28
Average hourly rate £22.99 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.65% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.13 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 -6 77 £406 +59.21% 10
Halifax 0 6 £375 -
Bingley - 3 £400 -
Bradford -13 2 £450 -18.18%
Wakefield - 1 £113 - 1
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 86 (50.29%) ITIL
2 59 (34.50%) ITSM
3 40 (23.39%) NHS
4 36 (21.05%) Incident Management
5 34 (19.88%) Change Management
6 32 (18.71%) Workflow
7 31 (18.13%) UNIX
8 30 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (16.37%) Mentoring
10 27 (15.79%) Windows
10 27 (15.79%) SLA
11 25 (14.62%) Project Management
12 24 (14.04%) Ubuntu
12 24 (14.04%) CentOS
13 23 (13.45%) Coaching
13 23 (13.45%) Configuration Management
13 23 (13.45%) LDAP
14 22 (12.87%) Matrix Management
15 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
16 20 (11.70%) Finance
16 20 (11.70%) Splunk
17 19 (11.11%) Linux
17 19 (11.11%) Cisco
18 18 (10.53%) Oracle
18 18 (10.53%) Scrum
18 18 (10.53%) Firewall
18 18 (10.53%) Problem Management
19 17 (9.94%) SSL
19 17 (9.94%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 10 (5.85%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.68%) Apache
4 7 (4.09%) nginx
5 4 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.17%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Route 53
1 7 (4.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon S3
1 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) LDAP
2 18 (10.53%) Firewall
3 17 (9.94%) SSL
4 9 (5.26%) Internet
4 9 (5.26%) SAN
5 7 (4.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (4.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.51%) DNS
7 4 (2.34%) Wireless
8 3 (1.75%) Broadband
8 3 (1.75%) VPN
9 2 (1.17%) NAS
9 2 (1.17%) WAN
9 2 (1.17%) LAN
9 2 (1.17%) ATM
10 1 (0.58%) 2G
10 1 (0.58%) VLAN
10 1 (0.58%) Intranet
10 1 (0.58%) 3G
10 1 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 11 (6.43%) RDBMS
3 7 (4.09%) MySQL
3 7 (4.09%) Redis
3 7 (4.09%) Couchbase
3 7 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.09%) SimpleDB
3 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.09%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.34%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.58%) Subversion
4 1 (0.58%) JIRA
4 1 (0.58%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (11.70%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.92%) Publishing
4 2 (1.17%) Banking
4 2 (1.17%) Legal
5 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (11.70%) Analyst
1 20 (11.70%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (8.19%) Architect
3 10 (5.85%) Technical Support
3 10 (5.85%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (4.68%) Service Analyst
4 8 (4.68%) Author
4 8 (4.68%) Technical Author
4 8 (4.68%) Service Manager
5 7 (4.09%) Software Engineer
5 7 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (4.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (3.51%) Technical Architect
6 6 (3.51%) Problem Manager
7 5 (2.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (2.92%) Administrator
7 5 (2.92%) Support Analyst
7 5 (2.92%) Incident Manager
7 5 (2.92%) Project Manager
7 5 (2.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.26%) Web Services
2 7 (4.09%) POSIX
3 5 (2.92%) Middleware
3 5 (2.92%) XML
3 5 (2.92%) XSD
4 4 (2.34%) XSLT
5 3 (1.75%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.58%) WSDL
6 1 (0.58%) JMS
6 1 (0.58%) HTML
6 1 (0.58%) .NET
6 1 (0.58%) J2EE
6 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.58%) EJB
6 1 (0.58%) JSP
6 1 (0.58%) Servlets
6 1 (0.58%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.39%) NHS
2 14 (8.19%) Smartcard
3 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.92%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.34%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.75%) Statistics
7 3 (1.75%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.75%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.75%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.17%) PKI
9 1 (0.58%) IVR
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.58%) Physics
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.13%) UNIX
2 27 (15.79%) Windows
3 24 (14.04%) Ubuntu
3 24 (14.04%) CentOS
4 19 (11.11%) Linux
5 8 (4.68%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.51%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.75%) HPUX
8 3 (1.75%) Solaris
8 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (50.29%) ITIL
2 59 (34.50%) ITSM
3 36 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 34 (19.88%) Change Management
5 32 (18.71%) Workflow
6 30 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (16.37%) Mentoring
8 25 (14.62%) Project Management
9 23 (13.45%) Coaching
9 23 (13.45%) Configuration Management
10 22 (12.87%) Matrix Management
11 21 (12.28%) PRINCE2
12 18 (10.53%) Scrum
12 18 (10.53%) Problem Management
13 16 (9.36%) Business Analysis
13 16 (9.36%) Software Delivery
14 15 (8.77%) Performance Management
15 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
16 12 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.02%) Python
2 10 (5.85%) SQL
3 8 (4.68%) Java
4 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.34%) Ruby
6 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.75%) C
6 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.94%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.17%) MCSE
5 2 (1.17%) MCSA
5 2 (1.17%) MCDST
5 2 (1.17%) Degree
5 2 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.58%) MOS
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) CCNA
6 1 (0.58%) CISSP
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.79%) SLA
2 15 (8.77%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) VMware Server
1 7 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) Salt
1 7 (4.09%) HAProxy
1 7 (4.09%) Ansible
1 7 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (4.09%) Puppet
2 4 (2.34%) OpenView
3 3 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Splunk
2 19 (11.11%) Cisco
3 18 (10.53%) Oracle
4 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.02%) VMware
6 8 (4.68%) HP
7 7 (4.09%) hybris
8 5 (2.92%) BMC
9 4 (2.34%) Citrix
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.34%) Remedy
10 3 (1.75%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.75%) Adobe
10 3 (1.75%) Juniper
11 2 (1.17%) IBM
12 1 (0.58%) Symantec
12 1 (0.58%) Chordiant
12 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
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