The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 13 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 20 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 10.58% 8.05% 19.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 10.08% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 11
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £253 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 119 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 80.95% 79.87% 67.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 90 32
Average daily rate £350 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 6
Average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Management across the Winchester region.

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Winchester region.

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 24 (77.42%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL V3
3 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
5 8 (25.81%) Degree
6 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Use Case
6 7 (22.58%) Smart Meter
6 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.13%) Validation
7 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
7 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Service Design
8 4 (12.90%) Arqiva
8 4 (12.90%) Release Management
8 4 (12.90%) JIRA
8 4 (12.90%) C
8 4 (12.90%) HND
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.68%) Remedy
9 3 (9.68%) CCIE
9 3 (9.68%) ITSM
9 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.68%) Finance

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) CTI
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Transition Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Change and Release Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Change Manager
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Change Manager
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL Release Manager
5 2 (6.45%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Principal Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SAML
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) ITIL V3
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 7 (22.58%) Use Case
4 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
5 5 (16.13%) Test Planning
5 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 4 (12.90%) Release Management
6 4 (12.90%) Service Design
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) ITSM
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) HND
3 3 (9.68%) CCIE
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.23%) IIBA
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) OpenNMS
1 2 (6.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Arqiva
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Remedy
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Ericsson
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Huawei
3 2 (6.45%) Nokia
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.23%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) BT
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) ZTE