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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 36 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 91 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.91% 2.69% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 3.51% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 17 25
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£425 £438 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £261 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.63 - £15.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.68% -8.14%
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
1448 1224 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.10% 76.64% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 755 637
Average daily rate £388 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £461 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 43
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £25.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +25 81 £425 +42.61% 11
Bradford 0 7 £300 - 4
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 62 (38.27%) ITIL
2 39 (24.07%) Linux
3 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
4 29 (17.90%) Service Delivery
5 26 (16.05%) SC Cleared
6 24 (14.81%) Workflow
6 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (14.20%) Red Hat
7 23 (14.20%) Incident Management
8 22 (13.58%) CentOS
9 21 (12.96%) ITSM
10 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (12.35%) Splunk
11 19 (11.73%) Windows
12 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 18 (11.11%) Problem Management
13 17 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (9.26%) Oracle
14 15 (9.26%) Change Management
15 14 (8.64%) Java
15 14 (8.64%) Active Directory
15 14 (8.64%) Capacity Management
16 13 (8.02%) UNIX
16 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
16 13 (8.02%) HP
16 13 (8.02%) Project Management
16 13 (8.02%) VMware
17 12 (7.41%) SQL
17 12 (7.41%) DNS
17 12 (7.41%) SLA

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.85%) Apache
4 3 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.85%) Lync
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.62%) WorkSite
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.62%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) DNS
2 10 (6.17%) LDAP
2 10 (6.17%) LAN
2 10 (6.17%) WAN
3 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.94%) SAN
4 7 (4.32%) GPRS
5 5 (3.09%) SSL
5 5 (3.09%) HTTP
6 4 (2.47%) Firewall
7 3 (1.85%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.85%) S/MIME
8 2 (1.23%) 3G
8 2 (1.23%) VPN
8 2 (1.23%) ATM
8 2 (1.23%) DHCP
8 2 (1.23%) VoIP
8 2 (1.23%) MVNO
8 2 (1.23%) PuTTY
8 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (6.79%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.23%) MySQL
6 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (6.79%) Finance
2 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.62%) Law
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (21.60%) Analyst
2 19 (11.73%) Service Manager
3 15 (9.26%) Architect
4 13 (8.02%) Service Analyst
5 11 (6.79%) Support Analyst
6 9 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (5.56%) Capacity Manager
7 8 (4.94%) Administrator
7 8 (4.94%) Project Manager
7 8 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (4.32%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (4.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.32%) Problem Manager
8 7 (4.32%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.32%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.32%) Incident & Problem Manager
8 7 (4.32%) Incident Manager
9 6 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.94%) Web Services
2 6 (3.70%) .NET
3 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.85%) Middleware
4 3 (1.85%) HTML
4 3 (1.85%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.62%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.62%) Spring
5 1 (0.62%) XMPP
5 1 (0.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.17%) Open Source
2 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.94%) NHS
4 7 (4.32%) Replication
5 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Economics
7 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.62%) Physics
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.07%) Linux
2 22 (13.58%) CentOS
3 19 (11.73%) Windows
4 13 (8.02%) UNIX
5 11 (6.79%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.94%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.32%) Solaris
8 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.09%) Debian
10 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.85%) HPUX
12 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.27%) ITIL
2 29 (17.90%) Service Delivery
3 24 (14.81%) Workflow
3 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.20%) Incident Management
5 21 (12.96%) ITSM
6 20 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 15 (9.26%) Change Management
9 14 (8.64%) Capacity Management
10 13 (8.02%) Project Management
11 10 (6.17%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (4.94%) Risk Management
12 8 (4.94%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.94%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.94%) Supplier Management
13 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (4.32%) Load Testing
13 7 (4.32%) DevOps
14 6 (3.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.64%) Java
2 12 (7.41%) SQL
3 8 (4.94%) Python
4 7 (4.32%) Scala
4 7 (4.32%) VB
4 7 (4.32%) PHP
4 7 (4.32%) C
5 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.85%) C#
6 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.23%) C++
7 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.23%) Ruby
7 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.23%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.23%) MCSE
4 2 (1.23%) MCSA
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.41%) SLA
2 8 (4.94%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) BS25999
3 1 (0.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.47%) Firmware
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) vSphere
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (6.79%) Nagios
1 11 (6.79%) Puppet
2 7 (4.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.85%) SCOM
4 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.23%) OpenView
4 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.62%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 23 (14.20%) Red Hat
2 20 (12.35%) Splunk
3 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.26%) Oracle
5 13 (8.02%) HP
5 13 (8.02%) VMware
6 9 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 7 (4.32%) Citrix
7 7 (4.32%) Cisco
8 5 (3.09%) Symantec
9 4 (2.47%) BMC
10 3 (1.85%) Google
10 3 (1.85%) Postini
11 2 (1.23%) NetApp
11 2 (1.23%) Remedy
11 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.62%) Reuters
12 1 (0.62%) CommVault
12 1 (0.62%) Apple
12 1 (0.62%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £47,328 to £54,841 per annum with flexibility up to £59,913
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mozaic Services Limited
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago