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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 15 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 1.14% 2.17% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 2.86% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -16.56%
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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
65 70 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 73.86% 76.09% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% +82.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Maximo
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Report Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Change Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Change Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle