The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 42 29 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +52
Contract jobs citing Service Management 118 108 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.05% 4.72% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.97% 6.32% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 75 21
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£350 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-16.56% +14.28%
Service Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2372 1710 1489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.34% 74.74% 73.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1113 817
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 58
Average hourly rate £15.45 £15.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% -59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
West Yorkshire -8 99 £350 +40.00% 23
South Yorkshire -11 8 £173 -45.23% 1
North Yorkshire -13 4 £450 +5.88% 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 126 (57.53%) ITIL
2 71 (32.42%) ITSM
3 50 (22.83%) Incident Management
4 43 (19.63%) Workflow
5 41 (18.72%) Change Management
5 41 (18.72%) NHS
6 40 (18.26%) Windows
7 38 (17.35%) Ubuntu
7 38 (17.35%) CentOS
8 31 (14.16%) UNIX
9 29 (13.24%) Configuration Management
9 29 (13.24%) Mentoring
10 28 (12.79%) Splunk
10 28 (12.79%) Problem Management
10 28 (12.79%) Finance
11 27 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (12.33%) Project Management
11 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
12 26 (11.87%) LDAP
12 26 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (11.42%) PRINCE2
14 24 (10.96%) SLA
14 24 (10.96%) Cisco
15 23 (10.50%) Matrix Management
15 23 (10.50%) Coaching
16 22 (10.05%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (10.05%) Linux
16 22 (10.05%) SSL
17 19 (8.68%) Oracle
17 19 (8.68%) VMware

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (4.11%) Apache
1 9 (4.11%) Tomcat
1 9 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.20%) nginx
3 6 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (6.85%) MS Office
2 13 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.91%) assyst
2 2 (0.91%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.46%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.20%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.20%) Route 53
2 7 (3.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.87%) LDAP
2 22 (10.05%) SSL
3 19 (8.68%) Firewall
4 14 (6.39%) SAN
5 13 (5.94%) Internet
6 8 (3.65%) LAN
7 7 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.74%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.74%) VPN
8 6 (2.74%) DNS
9 4 (1.83%) WAN
9 4 (1.83%) ADSL
10 3 (1.37%) Wireless
10 3 (1.37%) Broadband
10 3 (1.37%) Network Security
11 2 (0.91%) NAS
11 2 (0.91%) X.509
11 2 (0.91%) DHCP
12 1 (0.46%) ATM
12 1 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.48%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.02%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.11%) MySQL
4 7 (3.20%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.20%) SimpleDB
4 7 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.20%) Redis
4 7 (3.20%) Couchbase
4 7 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 11 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.83%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.91%) Toad
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 28 (12.79%) Finance
2 16 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.28%) Publishing
4 2 (0.91%) Legal
4 2 (0.91%) Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Local Government
5 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.46%) Law
5 1 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (15.98%) Analyst
2 23 (10.50%) Delivery Manager
3 19 (8.68%) Service Analyst
4 17 (7.76%) Service Manager
5 14 (6.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (6.39%) Technical Support
6 13 (5.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (5.48%) Author
7 12 (5.48%) Technical Author
8 9 (4.11%) Architect
8 9 (4.11%) Incident Manager
9 8 (3.65%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.20%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.20%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.20%) IT Services Manager
10 7 (3.20%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 7 (3.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (2.74%) IT Support
11 6 (2.74%) Services Delivery Manager
11 6 (2.74%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.11%) Web Services
2 7 (3.20%) POSIX
3 5 (2.28%) XML
3 5 (2.28%) XSD
4 4 (1.83%) XSLT
5 2 (0.91%) Middleware
6 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.46%) WSDL
6 1 (0.46%) JMS
6 1 (0.46%) J2EE
6 1 (0.46%) EJB
6 1 (0.46%) JSP
6 1 (0.46%) Servlets
6 1 (0.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.72%) NHS
2 16 (7.31%) Smartcard
3 12 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.02%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.74%) CMDB
6 5 (2.28%) Reference Data
6 5 (2.28%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.28%) Replication
7 4 (1.83%) Statistics
7 4 (1.83%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.37%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.37%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.37%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.91%) Clustering
9 2 (0.91%) PKI
10 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.26%) Windows
2 38 (17.35%) Ubuntu
2 38 (17.35%) CentOS
3 31 (14.16%) UNIX
4 22 (10.05%) Linux
5 15 (6.85%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.02%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.83%) Solaris
9 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.46%) Android
12 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (57.53%) ITIL
2 71 (32.42%) ITSM
3 50 (22.83%) Incident Management
4 43 (19.63%) Workflow
5 41 (18.72%) Change Management
6 29 (13.24%) Configuration Management
6 29 (13.24%) Mentoring
7 28 (12.79%) Problem Management
8 27 (12.33%) Project Management
8 27 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (11.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (11.42%) PRINCE2
11 23 (10.50%) Matrix Management
11 23 (10.50%) Coaching
12 19 (8.68%) Service Delivery
13 18 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (8.22%) Scrum
14 16 (7.31%) Software Delivery
15 14 (6.39%) Business Analysis
15 14 (6.39%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.31%) Python
2 13 (5.94%) SQL
3 6 (2.74%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.28%) Java
5 4 (1.83%) Ruby
6 3 (1.37%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.37%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.37%) C
7 2 (0.91%) PHP
7 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (10.05%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.37%) MCSE
6 2 (0.91%) MCSA
6 2 (0.91%) CCNA
6 2 (0.91%) OCP
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.91%) MCDST
6 2 (0.91%) Degree
6 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
7 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) MOS
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.96%) SLA
2 12 (5.48%) QA
3 3 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.02%) VMware Server
3 9 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.91%) Firmware
6 2 (0.91%) Squid
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) Puppet
1 7 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.20%) HAProxy
1 7 (3.20%) Ansible
1 7 (3.20%) Salt
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.83%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (1.37%) OpenView
4 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.91%) Rsyslog
4 2 (0.91%) SCCM
5 1 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (12.79%) Splunk
2 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (10.96%) Cisco
4 19 (8.68%) Oracle
4 19 (8.68%) VMware
5 9 (4.11%) Remedy
6 7 (3.20%) hybris
6 7 (3.20%) HP
7 6 (2.74%) BMC
8 5 (2.28%) Citrix
9 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.83%) Adobe
9 4 (1.83%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.37%) Juniper
11 2 (0.91%) Sun
11 2 (0.91%) IBM
12 1 (0.46%) Chordiant
12 1 (0.46%) Intel
12 1 (0.46%) NetApp
12 1 (0.46%) Symantec
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