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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 56 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing Service Management 96 115 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.29% 3.85% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 4.76% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 97 86
Median daily rate £394 £320 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.04% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £24.90 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.88 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +10.43%
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
2465 2416 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 84.42% 80.91% 77.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1716 1125
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 58
Median hourly rate £14.88 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £40.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 80 £400 +33.33% 14
South Yorkshire -14 9 £113 -55.00% 1
North Yorkshire +1 4 - - 1
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 67 (42.68%) ITIL
2 53 (33.76%) Finance
3 46 (29.30%) Windows
4 34 (21.66%) Configuration Management
5 28 (17.83%) Unix
6 27 (17.20%) Project Management
7 26 (16.56%) Microsoft
8 24 (15.29%) Active Directory
9 23 (14.65%) ITSM
9 23 (14.65%) Translating Business Requirements
10 22 (14.01%) Capacity Planning
10 22 (14.01%) SDLC
11 21 (13.38%) Law
11 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
11 21 (13.38%) AIX
11 21 (13.38%) Perl
12 19 (12.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 19 (12.10%) Banking
12 19 (12.10%) Data Centre
13 18 (11.46%) MS Excel
14 17 (10.83%) Linux
14 17 (10.83%) MS Office
14 17 (10.83%) Business Analysis
15 16 (10.19%) VMware
15 16 (10.19%) Oracle
15 16 (10.19%) SQL
16 15 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (8.92%) Workflow
17 14 (8.92%) Service Delivery
18 13 (8.28%) Change Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.55%) FileNet
3 4 (2.55%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.91%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) Confluence
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.83%) MS Office
3 11 (7.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.46%) MS Project
5 6 (3.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.82%) Office 365
4 5 (3.18%) SaaS
5 3 (1.91%) IaaS
6 2 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.46%) Internet
2 6 (3.82%) Firewall
2 6 (3.82%) VPN
3 5 (3.18%) DNS
4 4 (2.55%) Intranet
5 3 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.91%) Telepresence
6 2 (1.27%) Broadband
6 2 (1.27%) ISDN
6 2 (1.27%) LAN
6 2 (1.27%) PSTN
6 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.27%) Wireless
7 1 (0.64%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.64%) LDAP
7 1 (0.64%) SAN
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.82%) ClearCase
1 6 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.55%) ClearQuest
2 4 (2.55%) Subversion
3 3 (1.91%) JIRA
4 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.27%) Maven
4 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (33.76%) Finance
2 21 (13.38%) Law
3 19 (12.10%) Banking
4 12 (7.64%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.37%) Legal
6 6 (3.82%) Back Office
7 5 (3.18%) Publishing
8 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.27%) Games
9 2 (1.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.64%) iGaming
10 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (17.20%) Analyst
2 21 (13.38%) Software Manager
3 20 (12.74%) Configuration Manager
3 20 (12.74%) Software Configuration Manager
4 15 (9.55%) Service Manager
5 13 (8.28%) Service Analyst
6 12 (7.64%) Technical Manager
7 11 (7.01%) Project Manager
7 11 (7.01%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (6.37%) Administrator
9 9 (5.73%) Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (5.10%) Senior Configuration Manager
10 8 (5.10%) Senior Manager
10 8 (5.10%) Support Technician
11 7 (4.46%) Service Desk Support
12 6 (3.82%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Configuration and Release Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Release and Configuration Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Software Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.46%) .NET
1 7 (4.46%) Middleware
2 4 (2.55%) Web Services
3 2 (1.27%) Ajax
3 2 (1.27%) CSS
3 2 (1.27%) REST
3 2 (1.27%) SOAP
4 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.64%) ebXML
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
4 1 (0.64%) jQuery
4 1 (0.64%) LAMP
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.10%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.73%) Mainframe
4 8 (5.10%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.18%) CMDB
5 5 (3.18%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.18%) Replication
6 4 (2.55%) CCTV
6 4 (2.55%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.55%) Social Network
6 4 (2.55%) Statistics
7 3 (1.91%) NHS
7 3 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.27%) Handset
8 2 (1.27%) SCADA
9 1 (0.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (29.30%) Windows
2 28 (17.83%) Unix
3 21 (13.38%) AIX
4 17 (10.83%) Linux
5 9 (5.73%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.10%) CentOS
6 8 (5.10%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.64%) Android
11 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.68%) ITIL
2 34 (21.66%) Configuration Management
3 27 (17.20%) Project Management
4 23 (14.65%) ITSM
4 23 (14.65%) Translating Business Requirements
5 22 (14.01%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (14.01%) SDLC
6 17 (10.83%) Business Analysis
7 15 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (8.92%) Service Delivery
8 14 (8.92%) Workflow
9 13 (8.28%) Change Management
9 13 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.73%) ERP
10 9 (5.73%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.73%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.73%) Unit Testing
11 8 (5.10%) DevOps
12 7 (4.46%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (4.46%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.38%) Perl
1 21 (13.38%) Shell Script
2 16 (10.19%) SQL
3 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.91%) Java
5 2 (1.27%) PHP
6 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.64%) C#
6 1 (0.64%) C++
6 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.55%) CCNA
4 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.27%) MCDST
5 2 (1.27%) MCP
6 1 (0.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.64%) Degree
6 1 (0.64%) MAPM
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) PMP
6 1 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 13 (8.28%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.27%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) RMADS
4 1 (0.64%) COBIT
4 1 (0.64%) COSO
4 1 (0.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.10%) ACF2
4 7 (4.46%) RACF
4 7 (4.46%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.27%) XenApp
6 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) Puppet
1 8 (5.10%) zSecure
2 6 (3.82%) Ansible
2 6 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.55%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.91%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.27%) logstash
5 2 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.27%) SCCM
5 2 (1.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.64%) Graphite
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) Opsview
6 1 (0.64%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.19%) Oracle
2 16 (10.19%) VMware
3 10 (6.37%) Cisco
3 10 (6.37%) IBM
4 8 (5.10%) Citrix
4 8 (5.10%) Splunk
5 7 (4.46%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.82%) iManage
6 6 (3.82%) NetApp
6 6 (3.82%) ServiceNow
6 6 (3.82%) Symantec
7 4 (2.55%) HP
7 4 (2.55%) NetIQ
8 3 (1.91%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.91%) Polycom
8 3 (1.91%) Verint
9 2 (1.27%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.27%) FrontRange
9 2 (1.27%) Veeam
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