The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 7 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.76% 3.64% 17.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.76% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Average daily rate - £156 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.06% -0.67%
Service Management
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19 42 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 90.48% 76.36% 91.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 40
Average daily rate £450 £300 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +733.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ThinPrint
3 1 (20.00%) VMware