The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - 10 11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 2.33% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.03% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £153
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 76.92% 76.74% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 30
Median daily rate £356 £256 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% -26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £374 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton