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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 51 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 98 83 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.50% 3.24% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 4.39% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 46 19
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£320 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £163 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £645 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.86 £16.08 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-13.76% +0.46%
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
2209 1891 1475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.78% 73.72% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1168 752
Average daily rate £370 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 38 56
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £12.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £45.00 £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +2 75 £320 -14.66% 21
South Yorkshire -6 8 £328 +81.94% 4
North Yorkshire - 7 £325 - 4
East Yorkshire +1 6 £238 -
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 99 (49.75%) ITIL
2 40 (20.10%) ITSM
3 38 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (16.58%) NHS
4 33 (16.58%) Incident Management
5 31 (15.58%) Workflow
6 30 (15.08%) Change Management
7 29 (14.57%) Ubuntu
7 29 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (14.57%) CentOS
8 27 (13.57%) Service Delivery
8 27 (13.57%) Linux
8 27 (13.57%) SLA
9 26 (13.07%) UNIX
9 26 (13.07%) Windows
10 25 (12.56%) LDAP
11 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
11 23 (11.56%) Project Management
11 23 (11.56%) Security Cleared
12 22 (11.06%) Problem Management
13 21 (10.55%) Splunk
14 20 (10.05%) VMware
15 19 (9.55%) Oracle
16 18 (9.05%) PRINCE2
17 17 (8.54%) Java
17 17 (8.54%) Cisco
17 17 (8.54%) SSL
17 17 (8.54%) Configuration Management
17 17 (8.54%) Finance
18 16 (8.04%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.51%) Apache
3 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.50%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.50%) WorkSite
4 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (6.03%) MS Office
2 10 (5.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) BASE24
1 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.51%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) IaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.50%) Route 53
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.56%) LDAP
2 17 (8.54%) SSL
3 14 (7.04%) SAN
3 14 (7.04%) LAN
4 13 (6.53%) WAN
4 13 (6.53%) DNS
5 12 (6.03%) TCP/IP
5 12 (6.03%) Firewall
6 7 (3.52%) GPRS
7 4 (2.01%) Wireless
7 4 (2.01%) HTTP
8 3 (1.51%) Internet
8 3 (1.51%) ATM
8 3 (1.51%) Broadband
8 3 (1.51%) VoIP
8 3 (1.51%) VPN
8 3 (1.51%) IP Telephony
8 3 (1.51%) PABX
8 3 (1.51%) NAS
9 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database
2 10 (5.03%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (4.02%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.51%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.01%) MySQL
7 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.01%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.01%) JIRA
3 2 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (8.54%) Finance
2 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.01%) Publishing
4 3 (1.51%) Billing
4 3 (1.51%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Local Government
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (18.09%) Analyst
2 17 (8.54%) Delivery Manager
3 16 (8.04%) Service Analyst
3 16 (8.04%) Architect
4 14 (7.04%) Service Manager
5 12 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (5.53%) Administrator
6 11 (5.53%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.03%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.03%) Author
7 10 (5.03%) Technical Author
7 10 (5.03%) Services Delivery Manager
7 10 (5.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (4.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.52%) UNIX Administrator
8 9 (4.52%) Technical Support
9 7 (3.52%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.52%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.51%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.52%) Web Services
2 6 (3.02%) .NET
3 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.01%) XML
3 4 (2.01%) XSD
3 4 (2.01%) XSLT
4 3 (1.51%) Middleware
4 3 (1.51%) HTML
4 3 (1.51%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.50%) POSIX
5 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.58%) NHS
2 11 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.03%) Open Source
4 9 (4.52%) Smartcard
5 8 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.52%) Smart Meter
7 6 (3.02%) Replication
8 4 (2.01%) Statistics
9 3 (1.51%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.51%) Graphic Design
9 3 (1.51%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.51%) CMDB
10 2 (1.01%) Reference Data
10 2 (1.01%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.01%) PKI
10 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.57%) Ubuntu
1 29 (14.57%) CentOS
2 27 (13.57%) Linux
3 26 (13.07%) UNIX
3 26 (13.07%) Windows
4 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.03%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.03%) Solaris
5 9 (4.52%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.51%) HPUX
7 3 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.01%) Debian
9 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.75%) ITIL
2 40 (20.10%) ITSM
3 38 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (16.58%) Incident Management
5 31 (15.58%) Workflow
6 30 (15.08%) Change Management
7 29 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (13.57%) Service Delivery
9 23 (11.56%) Project Management
10 22 (11.06%) Problem Management
11 18 (9.05%) PRINCE2
12 17 (8.54%) Configuration Management
13 13 (6.53%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (5.53%) Supplier Management
16 10 (5.03%) Business Analysis
17 9 (4.52%) Risk Management
17 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Architecture
17 9 (4.52%) DevOps
17 9 (4.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.54%) Java
2 14 (7.04%) SQL
3 13 (6.53%) Python
4 10 (5.03%) C
5 7 (3.52%) PHP
5 7 (3.52%) VB
5 7 (3.52%) Scala
6 6 (3.02%) Ruby
7 3 (1.51%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.51%) C#
7 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.51%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.04%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (7.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.51%) CCNA
6 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.51%) MCSE
7 3 (1.51%) MCSA
7 3 (1.51%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.01%) Degree
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) MCDST
9 1 (0.50%) MOS
9 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.57%) SLA
2 13 (6.53%) QA
3 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (5.03%) VMware Server
2 8 (4.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.02%) Firmware
5 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.51%) OpenView
3 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
3 2 (1.01%) Nagios
4 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.50%) Ansible
4 1 (0.50%) Salt
4 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.55%) Splunk
3 20 (10.05%) VMware
4 19 (9.55%) Oracle
5 17 (8.54%) Cisco
6 14 (7.04%) HP
7 9 (4.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.52%) Citrix
9 6 (3.02%) BMC
10 4 (2.01%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.01%) Remedy
11 3 (1.51%) Juniper
11 3 (1.51%) Adobe
11 3 (1.51%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.01%) Sun
12 2 (1.01%) IBM
12 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.50%) Apple
13 1 (0.50%) Reuters
13 1 (0.50%) Symantec
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Rate: negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Yorkshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £200.00 - £240 per day
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