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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 60 35 70
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +35
Contract jobs citing Service Management 70 76 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.10% 4.56% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 5.81% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 59 11
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£300 £250 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £125 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 - £12.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
+32.28% +4.86%
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
1819 1309 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.56% 78.62% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 822 639
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 50
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -59.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -27 64 £300 +20.00% 10
Bradford -13 2 £225 -43.75% 1
Wakefield - 1 - - 1
Service Management
Yorkshire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 97 (58.08%) ITIL
2 57 (34.13%) ITSM
3 39 (23.35%) Incident Management
4 35 (20.96%) Change Management
5 34 (20.36%) Workflow
6 30 (17.96%) CentOS
7 29 (17.37%) Ubuntu
7 29 (17.37%) Finance
7 29 (17.37%) Windows
8 28 (16.77%) Project Management
9 25 (14.97%) UNIX
9 25 (14.97%) Problem Management
10 24 (14.37%) NHS
10 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (13.77%) Configuration Management
12 22 (13.17%) Microsoft
12 22 (13.17%) Splunk
13 19 (11.38%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (10.18%) SLA
16 16 (9.58%) Python
16 16 (9.58%) Service Delivery
16 16 (9.58%) VMware
16 16 (9.58%) Telecoms
16 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
17 15 (8.98%) Coaching
17 15 (8.98%) Software Delivery
17 15 (8.98%) Matrix Management
18 14 (8.38%) Linux
18 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.59%) Apache
2 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.59%) nginx
3 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.60%) JBoss
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (6.59%) MS Office
2 10 (5.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.20%) assyst
2 2 (1.20%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon S3
2 6 (3.59%) Route 53
2 6 (3.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) SAN
2 12 (7.19%) LDAP
3 9 (5.39%) Firewall
4 8 (4.79%) SSL
5 7 (4.19%) Internet
6 6 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.40%) Intranet
8 1 (0.60%) 3G
8 1 (0.60%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) WAN
8 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.60%) VPN
8 1 (0.60%) DNS
8 1 (0.60%) Network Security
8 1 (0.60%) LTE
8 1 (0.60%) NAS
8 1 (0.60%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.19%) RDBMS
1 7 (4.19%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.59%) Couchbase
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (3.59%) MySQL
2 6 (3.59%) SimpleDB
2 6 (3.59%) MongoDB
2 6 (3.59%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.59%) Redis
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.60%) DB2
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) Big Data
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Ant
2 1 (0.60%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 29 (17.37%) Finance
2 16 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.40%) Publishing
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
4 2 (1.20%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (16.17%) Analyst
2 23 (13.77%) Service Manager
3 18 (10.78%) Service Analyst
4 16 (9.58%) Delivery Manager
5 14 (8.38%) Technical Support
6 12 (7.19%) IT Services Manager
7 10 (5.99%) Incident Manager
8 9 (5.39%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.59%) Architect
9 6 (3.59%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.59%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Problem Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) IT Support
10 5 (2.99%) Service Management Analyst
10 5 (2.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.79%) Web Services
2 6 (3.59%) POSIX
3 3 (1.80%) J2EE
4 2 (1.20%) Middleware
5 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.60%) Spring
5 1 (0.60%) WSDL
5 1 (0.60%) .NET
5 1 (0.60%) EJB
5 1 (0.60%) JSP
5 1 (0.60%) Servlets
5 1 (0.60%) Struts
5 1 (0.60%) XML
5 1 (0.60%) XSD
5 1 (0.60%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) NHS
2 7 (4.19%) Smartcard
2 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.59%) CMDB
4 5 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.40%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.80%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.80%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) VUI
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) PMI
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) IVR
8 1 (0.60%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.60%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.96%) CentOS
2 29 (17.37%) Windows
2 29 (17.37%) Ubuntu
3 25 (14.97%) UNIX
4 14 (8.38%) Linux
5 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.60%) Debian
9 1 (0.60%) Android
9 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (58.08%) ITIL
2 57 (34.13%) ITSM
3 39 (23.35%) Incident Management
4 35 (20.96%) Change Management
5 34 (20.36%) Workflow
6 28 (16.77%) Project Management
7 25 (14.97%) Problem Management
8 24 (14.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (13.77%) Configuration Management
10 18 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (9.58%) Service Delivery
11 16 (9.58%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.98%) Coaching
12 15 (8.98%) Matrix Management
12 15 (8.98%) Software Delivery
13 14 (8.38%) PRINCE2
14 13 (7.78%) Business Analysis
15 11 (6.59%) Release Management
15 11 (6.59%) Scrum
16 10 (5.99%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.58%) Python
2 6 (3.59%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.40%) SQL
4 2 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.60%) C
5 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (11.38%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.99%) MCDST
5 4 (2.40%) MOS
6 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) MCSE
7 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.18%) SLA
2 10 (5.99%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.78%) VMware Server
2 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.59%) Puppet
1 6 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.59%) HAProxy
1 6 (3.59%) Ansible
1 6 (3.59%) Salt
2 3 (1.80%) OpenView
3 2 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (13.17%) Microsoft
1 22 (13.17%) Splunk
2 16 (9.58%) VMware
3 13 (7.78%) Cisco
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle
5 6 (3.59%) hybris
6 4 (2.40%) Remedy
6 4 (2.40%) HP
6 4 (2.40%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.80%) BMC
8 2 (1.20%) Google
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (0.60%) Adobe
9 1 (0.60%) Sun
9 1 (0.60%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.60%) IBM
9 1 (0.60%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.60%) NetApp
9 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.60%) iSOFT
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