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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 38 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Contract jobs citing Service Management 83 74 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.20% 4.18% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 5.38% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 45 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £606 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.11 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £18.15 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-26.44% +8.55%
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
1646 1375 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.22% 77.64% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1084 950 513
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 26
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £13.66 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.10
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -2 61 £265 -24.28% 5
Halifax +3 7 £400 - 2
Bradford -17 7 £360 -10.00% 2
Bingley - 2 £400 -
Huddersfield - 1 £400 -
Wakefield - 1 £113 - 1
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 78 (44.07%) ITIL
2 44 (24.86%) ITSM
3 35 (19.77%) Workflow
3 35 (19.77%) NHS
4 34 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (17.51%) Incident Management
6 29 (16.38%) UNIX
7 28 (15.82%) Ubuntu
7 28 (15.82%) Change Management
8 27 (15.25%) Linux
8 27 (15.25%) CentOS
9 24 (13.56%) SLA
9 24 (13.56%) LDAP
9 24 (13.56%) Windows
10 23 (12.99%) Project Management
10 23 (12.99%) Splunk
11 19 (10.73%) Cisco
11 19 (10.73%) SSL
11 19 (10.73%) Finance
12 18 (10.17%) Oracle
12 18 (10.17%) Problem Management
13 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
13 17 (9.60%) Java
13 17 (9.60%) Configuration Management
14 16 (9.04%) QA
14 16 (9.04%) Security Cleared
15 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
15 15 (8.47%) Python
15 15 (8.47%) Firewall

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.82%) Apache
4 4 (2.26%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.26%) nginx
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Misys Midas
1 2 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.26%) Amazon S3
1 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.26%) Route 53
1 4 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
3 2 (1.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.56%) LDAP
2 19 (10.73%) SSL
3 15 (8.47%) Firewall
4 11 (6.21%) SAN
4 11 (6.21%) LAN
4 11 (6.21%) WAN
5 10 (5.65%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.08%) DNS
7 7 (3.95%) GPRS
8 6 (3.39%) Internet
9 4 (2.26%) HTTP
9 4 (2.26%) Wireless
9 4 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.69%) VoIP
10 3 (1.69%) Broadband
10 3 (1.69%) VPN
11 2 (1.13%) ATM
11 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.56%) VLAN
12 1 (0.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.52%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.26%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.26%) SimpleDB
5 4 (2.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.26%) Redis
5 4 (2.26%) MySQL
5 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.13%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (10.73%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.26%) Publishing
4 3 (1.69%) Billing
5 2 (1.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Law
5 2 (1.13%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (15.25%) Analyst
2 21 (11.86%) Architect
3 11 (6.21%) Technical Support
3 11 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (5.65%) Service Analyst
4 10 (5.65%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (4.52%) Author
5 8 (4.52%) Technical Author
5 8 (4.52%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (4.52%) Administrator
6 7 (3.95%) Service Manager
6 7 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.39%) Support Engineer
7 6 (3.39%) Technical Architect
7 6 (3.39%) Project Manager
7 6 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (3.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 6 (3.39%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.78%) Web Services
2 5 (2.82%) XML
2 5 (2.82%) XSD
2 5 (2.82%) .NET
3 4 (2.26%) POSIX
3 4 (2.26%) XSLT
4 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.69%) Middleware
4 3 (1.69%) HTML
4 3 (1.69%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.56%) XMPP
5 1 (0.56%) WSDL
5 1 (0.56%) J2EE
5 1 (0.56%) EJB
5 1 (0.56%) JSP
5 1 (0.56%) Servlets
5 1 (0.56%) Struts
5 1 (0.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.77%) NHS
2 12 (6.78%) Smartcard
3 11 (6.21%) Open Source
4 7 (3.95%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.82%) Replication
5 5 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.69%) Statistics
6 3 (1.69%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.69%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.13%) PKI
7 2 (1.13%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
8 1 (0.56%) VUI
8 1 (0.56%) PMI
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.38%) UNIX
2 28 (15.82%) Ubuntu
3 27 (15.25%) Linux
3 27 (15.25%) CentOS
4 24 (13.56%) Windows
5 8 (4.52%) Windows XP
5 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.52%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.39%) Solaris
8 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.69%) HPUX
9 2 (1.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.07%) ITIL
2 44 (24.86%) ITSM
3 35 (19.77%) Workflow
4 34 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (17.51%) Incident Management
6 28 (15.82%) Change Management
7 23 (12.99%) Project Management
8 18 (10.17%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.60%) Configuration Management
9 17 (9.60%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.47%) Service Delivery
11 13 (7.34%) PRINCE2
11 13 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (7.34%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.78%) Coaching
12 12 (6.78%) DevOps
13 11 (6.21%) Matrix Management
14 10 (5.65%) Performance Management
14 10 (5.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.60%) Java
2 15 (8.47%) Python
3 12 (6.78%) SQL
4 10 (5.65%) C
5 7 (3.95%) PHP
5 7 (3.95%) VB
5 7 (3.95%) Scala
6 6 (3.39%) Ruby
7 4 (2.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) C#
9 2 (1.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.21%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (5.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.13%) CCNA
5 2 (1.13%) Degree
5 2 (1.13%) MCDST
6 1 (0.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MOS
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.56%) CISSP
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.56%) SLA
2 16 (9.04%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.65%) VMware Server
2 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.39%) Firmware
3 5 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.26%) OpenView
2 4 (2.26%) Puppet
2 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.26%) HAProxy
2 4 (2.26%) Ansible
2 4 (2.26%) Salt
3 2 (1.13%) SCCM
3 2 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (12.99%) Splunk
2 19 (10.73%) Cisco
3 18 (10.17%) Oracle
4 15 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 14 (7.91%) VMware
6 12 (6.78%) HP
7 8 (4.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.95%) BMC
9 4 (2.26%) Remedy
9 4 (2.26%) hybris
9 4 (2.26%) Citrix
10 3 (1.69%) Juniper
10 3 (1.69%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.69%) Adobe
10 3 (1.69%) IBM
10 3 (1.69%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.56%) Symantec
12 1 (0.56%) Polycom
12 1 (0.56%) Tandberg
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