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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 45 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing Service Management 79 102 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.88% 4.77% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 5.67% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 89 75
Median daily rate £425 £305 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% -21.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +0.42%
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
1768 1798 1368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.75% 84.02% 81.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1303 895
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +124.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £12.40 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -30 47 £350 +12.90% 9
Halifax +10 16 £430 +6.77%
Wakefield -2 5 £123 +8.88%
Bradford +4 2 £500 +122.22% 2
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 43 (38.74%) Finance
2 36 (32.43%) Windows
3 35 (31.53%) ITIL
4 31 (27.93%) Configuration Management
5 27 (24.32%) Unix
6 23 (20.72%) Translating Business Requirements
7 22 (19.82%) SDLC
8 21 (18.92%) AIX
8 21 (18.92%) Perl
8 21 (18.92%) Shell Script
8 21 (18.92%) Law
8 21 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (17.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (16.22%) Banking
11 16 (14.41%) ITSM
11 16 (14.41%) VMware
11 16 (14.41%) Data Centre
12 15 (13.51%) Project Management
12 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
13 14 (12.61%) Oracle
13 14 (12.61%) Linux
13 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
15 11 (9.91%) SQL
15 11 (9.91%) SLA
16 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
16 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
17 9 (8.11%) ERP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.60%) FileNet
1 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) Confluence
3 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
3 7 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.41%) MS Project
4 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.70%) SaaS
4 2 (1.80%) Office 365
5 1 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) VPN
2 5 (4.50%) DNS
3 3 (2.70%) Intranet
4 2 (1.80%) Firewall
4 2 (1.80%) Internet
4 2 (1.80%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.90%) SAN
5 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.41%) ClearCase
1 6 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.60%) ClearQuest
2 4 (3.60%) Subversion
3 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
3 2 (1.80%) Maven
3 2 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (38.74%) Finance
2 21 (18.92%) Law
3 18 (16.22%) Banking
4 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 8 (7.21%) Legal
6 6 (5.41%) Back Office
7 4 (3.60%) Publishing
8 2 (1.80%) Games
8 2 (1.80%) Marketing
9 1 (0.90%) iGaming
9 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (18.92%) Software Manager
2 20 (18.02%) Configuration Manager
2 20 (18.02%) Software Configuration Manager
3 15 (13.51%) Analyst
4 10 (9.01%) Service Manager
5 9 (8.11%) Support Technician
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Configuration Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Consultant
8 6 (5.41%) Administrator
8 6 (5.41%) Architect
8 6 (5.41%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Deployment Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Release and Configuration Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Release Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Software Deployment Manager
8 6 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.50%) Field Support Technician
9 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) Middleware
2 6 (5.41%) .NET
3 3 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.90%) REST
4 1 (0.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.11%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.50%) CCTV
4 5 (4.50%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.50%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.50%) Replication
5 4 (3.60%) CMDB
6 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.80%) NHS
7 2 (1.80%) SCADA
8 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Windows
2 27 (24.32%) Unix
3 21 (18.92%) AIX
4 14 (12.61%) Linux
5 7 (6.31%) CentOS
5 7 (6.31%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.90%) Android
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) ITIL
2 31 (27.93%) Configuration Management
3 23 (20.72%) Translating Business Requirements
4 22 (19.82%) SDLC
5 21 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (14.41%) ITSM
7 15 (13.51%) Project Management
8 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.11%) ERP
11 9 (8.11%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.21%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.21%) Change Management
13 7 (6.31%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.31%) DevOps
13 7 (6.31%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.31%) Validation
13 7 (6.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) Perl
1 21 (18.92%) Shell Script
2 11 (9.91%) SQL
3 6 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.80%) Java
5 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.80%) MCDST
3 2 (1.80%) MCP
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) MAPM
4 1 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (9.91%) SLA
3 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 15 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.21%) ACF2
4 7 (6.31%) RACF
5 6 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.80%) XenApp
6 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) Puppet
1 8 (7.21%) zSecure
2 6 (5.41%) Ansible
2 6 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.60%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.80%) logstash
4 2 (1.80%) SCCM
4 2 (1.80%) SCOM
5 1 (0.90%) Graphite
5 1 (0.90%) Nagios
5 1 (0.90%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) VMware
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.21%) Citrix
5 7 (6.31%) Splunk
6 6 (5.41%) IBM
6 6 (5.41%) iManage
6 6 (5.41%) NetApp
6 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.41%) Symantec
7 4 (3.60%) Cisco
7 4 (3.60%) NetIQ
8 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.80%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.80%) HP
9 2 (1.80%) Veeam
10 1 (0.90%) CA
10 1 (0.90%) F5
10 1 (0.90%) IBM Sterling
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