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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 62 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Service Management 98 100 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.28% 3.14% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.89% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 80 67
Median daily rate £350 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £221 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.21 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.35 £10.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £22.40 £14.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +32.28%
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
2481 2571 1815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.98% 80.77% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1631 1805 1133
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 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 76 54
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +13.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +2 78 £363 +20.83% 16
South Yorkshire -11 11 £100 -61.53% 1
North Yorkshire +3 6 £350 -
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 71 (42.77%) ITIL
2 53 (31.93%) Finance
3 49 (29.52%) Windows
4 36 (21.69%) Configuration Management
5 32 (19.28%) Unix
6 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
7 28 (16.87%) Active Directory
8 26 (15.66%) Project Management
8 26 (15.66%) SDLC
8 26 (15.66%) Translating Business Requirements
9 25 (15.06%) Capacity Planning
10 24 (14.46%) Shell Script
10 24 (14.46%) Law
10 24 (14.46%) ITSM
10 24 (14.46%) AIX
10 24 (14.46%) Perl
11 22 (13.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 21 (12.65%) Data Centre
13 20 (12.05%) Banking
14 18 (10.84%) VMware
14 18 (10.84%) Linux
14 18 (10.84%) MS Excel
15 16 (9.64%) MS Office
15 16 (9.64%) SLA
16 15 (9.04%) Workflow
16 15 (9.04%) SQL
16 15 (9.04%) SharePoint
16 15 (9.04%) Business Analysis
17 14 (8.43%) Oracle
17 14 (8.43%) Service Delivery

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 15 (9.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.41%) FileNet
4 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.41%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.20%) Confluence
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.64%) MS Office
3 11 (6.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.01%) MS Project
5 4 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.61%) Office 365
4 5 (3.01%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) IaaS
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.82%) Internet
2 7 (4.22%) VPN
3 6 (3.61%) DNS
3 6 (3.61%) Firewall
4 4 (2.41%) Intranet
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.81%) LAN
5 3 (1.81%) Telepresence
6 2 (1.20%) Broadband
6 2 (1.20%) ISDN
6 2 (1.20%) LDAP
6 2 (1.20%) PSTN
6 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.60%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.60%) SAN
7 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.20%) MySQL
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (4.82%) ClearCase
2 7 (4.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.61%) Subversion
4 5 (3.01%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.81%) JIRA
6 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.20%) Maven
6 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (31.93%) Finance
2 24 (14.46%) Law
3 20 (12.05%) Banking
4 13 (7.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.02%) Legal
6 5 (3.01%) Back Office
6 5 (3.01%) Publishing
7 3 (1.81%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.81%) Games
8 2 (1.20%) Marketing
9 1 (0.60%) iGaming
9 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (18.07%) Analyst
2 24 (14.46%) Software Manager
3 23 (13.86%) Configuration Manager
3 23 (13.86%) Software Configuration Manager
4 16 (9.64%) Service Analyst
5 14 (8.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (8.43%) Service Manager
6 11 (6.63%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.63%) Technical Manager
7 10 (6.02%) Service Desk Support
8 9 (5.42%) Administrator
8 9 (5.42%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
8 9 (5.42%) Support Technician
9 8 (4.82%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.82%) Senior Configuration Manager
9 8 (4.82%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.61%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.61%) Configuration and Release Manager
10 6 (3.61%) Release and Configuration Manager
10 6 (3.61%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.22%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) Middleware
2 5 (3.01%) Web Services
3 3 (1.81%) CSS
3 3 (1.81%) REST
3 3 (1.81%) SOAP
4 2 (1.20%) Ajax
4 2 (1.20%) ebXML
4 2 (1.20%) LAMP
5 1 (0.60%) HTML
5 1 (0.60%) jQuery
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.42%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.61%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.61%) Replication
6 5 (3.01%) CCTV
6 5 (3.01%) CMDB
6 5 (3.01%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.41%) Social Network
8 3 (1.81%) NHS
8 3 (1.81%) Statistics
8 3 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.81%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) Handset
9 2 (1.20%) PKI
9 2 (1.20%) SCADA
9 2 (1.20%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 49 (29.52%) Windows
2 32 (19.28%) Unix
3 24 (14.46%) AIX
4 18 (10.84%) Linux
5 8 (4.82%) CentOS
5 8 (4.82%) Ubuntu
5 8 (4.82%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.60%) Android
10 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (42.77%) ITIL
2 36 (21.69%) Configuration Management
3 26 (15.66%) Project Management
3 26 (15.66%) SDLC
3 26 (15.66%) Translating Business Requirements
4 25 (15.06%) Capacity Planning
5 24 (14.46%) ITSM
6 15 (9.04%) Business Analysis
6 15 (9.04%) Workflow
7 14 (8.43%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.42%) Change Management
9 9 (5.42%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (4.82%) Programme Management
10 8 (4.82%) Resource Management
11 7 (4.22%) Release Management
11 7 (4.22%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (4.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.46%) Perl
1 24 (14.46%) Shell Script
2 15 (9.04%) SQL
3 7 (4.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.41%) Java
5 3 (1.81%) PHP
6 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.20%) C++
6 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
1 10 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) CCNA
3 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.81%) Degree
5 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.20%) CCNP
5 2 (1.20%) MCDST
5 2 (1.20%) MCP
5 2 (1.20%) MCSE
5 2 (1.20%) RHCE
6 1 (0.60%) MAPM
6 1 (0.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (9.64%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.20%) HL7
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.60%) QA
4 1 (0.60%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (16.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.82%) ACF2
3 8 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (4.22%) RACF
5 4 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.20%) XenApp
6 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.42%) Puppet
2 8 (4.82%) zSecure
3 7 (4.22%) Ansible
3 7 (4.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.61%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.81%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.20%) logstash
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.20%) SCCM
6 2 (1.20%) SCOM
7 1 (0.60%) Graphite
7 1 (0.60%) Nagios
7 1 (0.60%) Opsview
7 1 (0.60%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.84%) VMware
3 14 (8.43%) Oracle
4 10 (6.02%) Cisco
4 10 (6.02%) IBM
5 8 (4.82%) Citrix
5 8 (4.82%) Splunk
6 6 (3.61%) iManage
6 6 (3.61%) NetApp
6 6 (3.61%) NetIQ
6 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.61%) Symantec
7 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.81%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.81%) Polycom
8 3 (1.81%) Verint
9 2 (1.20%) CA
9 2 (1.20%) HP
9 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.20%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £459 per day
Posted: 5 days ago