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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 53 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 104 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.58% 2.80% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.80% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 37 22
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£335 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £650 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £10.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £15.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £22.00 £129.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £19.76 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +23.48%
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
2327 1866 1483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.13% 73.49% 71.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1215 779
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £86.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 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 24 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 +9 83 £350 -8.19% 17
North Yorkshire +6 8 £375 - 2
East Yorkshire +5 5 £250 -
South Yorkshire -11 5 £363 +101.38% 4
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 105 (49.53%) ITIL
2 48 (22.64%) ITSM
3 37 (17.45%) NHS
3 37 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (16.51%) Workflow
4 35 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (16.51%) Incident Management
5 31 (14.62%) Change Management
6 30 (14.15%) Windows
6 30 (14.15%) Ubuntu
7 29 (13.68%) CentOS
7 29 (13.68%) UNIX
8 28 (13.21%) LDAP
9 27 (12.74%) SLA
10 26 (12.26%) Linux
11 25 (11.79%) Project Management
11 25 (11.79%) Service Delivery
12 24 (11.32%) Splunk
13 23 (10.85%) Microsoft
13 23 (10.85%) Oracle
14 22 (10.38%) Security Cleared
14 22 (10.38%) Problem Management
15 21 (9.91%) PRINCE2
16 20 (9.43%) Cisco
16 20 (9.43%) Finance
17 18 (8.49%) SSL
17 18 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
18 17 (8.02%) Configuration Management
18 17 (8.02%) Java
18 17 (8.02%) VMware

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 8 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (0.94%) nginx
5 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (5.66%) MS Office
2 11 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.47%) BASE24
2 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (0.94%) Route 53
2 2 (0.94%) IaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon S3
2 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.21%) LDAP
2 18 (8.49%) SSL
3 15 (7.08%) LAN
4 14 (6.60%) SAN
4 14 (6.60%) DNS
4 14 (6.60%) Firewall
5 13 (6.13%) WAN
6 12 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.30%) GPRS
8 6 (2.83%) Internet
9 4 (1.89%) Wireless
9 4 (1.89%) HTTP
10 3 (1.42%) VPN
10 3 (1.42%) ATM
10 3 (1.42%) Broadband
10 3 (1.42%) VoIP
10 3 (1.42%) NAS
11 2 (0.94%) PABX
11 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 11 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (4.25%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.83%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.94%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.94%) Redis
6 2 (0.94%) SimpleDB
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.94%) Toad
4 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 20 (9.43%) Finance
2 7 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.89%) Publishing
4 3 (1.42%) Billing
5 2 (0.94%) Law
5 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (18.87%) Analyst
2 19 (8.96%) Delivery Manager
3 18 (8.49%) Service Analyst
4 17 (8.02%) Architect
4 17 (8.02%) Service Manager
5 13 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (5.66%) Administrator
6 12 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (5.19%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (4.72%) Author
8 10 (4.72%) Technical Author
8 10 (4.72%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 9 (4.25%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (4.25%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.30%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.83%) Support Engineer
11 6 (2.83%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) Web Services
2 5 (2.36%) .NET
2 5 (2.36%) XML
2 5 (2.36%) XSD
3 4 (1.89%) XSLT
4 3 (1.42%) Middleware
4 3 (1.42%) HTML
4 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.42%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.94%) POSIX
6 1 (0.47%) WSDL
6 1 (0.47%) J2EE
6 1 (0.47%) EJB
6 1 (0.47%) JSP
6 1 (0.47%) Servlets
6 1 (0.47%) Struts
6 1 (0.47%) JMS
6 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.45%) NHS
2 11 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.19%) Smartcard
2 11 (5.19%) Open Source
3 7 (3.30%) Smart Meter
4 6 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.83%) Replication
5 4 (1.89%) Statistics
6 3 (1.42%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.42%) CMDB
6 3 (1.42%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.42%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.94%) PKI
7 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.15%) Windows
1 30 (14.15%) Ubuntu
2 29 (13.68%) CentOS
2 29 (13.68%) UNIX
3 26 (12.26%) Linux
4 13 (6.13%) Windows 7
5 11 (5.19%) Windows XP
5 11 (5.19%) Solaris
6 10 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.42%) HPUX
8 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.94%) Debian
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (49.53%) ITIL
2 48 (22.64%) ITSM
3 37 (17.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (16.51%) Workflow
4 35 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (16.51%) Incident Management
5 31 (14.62%) Change Management
6 25 (11.79%) Project Management
6 25 (11.79%) Service Delivery
7 22 (10.38%) Problem Management
8 21 (9.91%) PRINCE2
9 17 (8.02%) Configuration Management
9 17 (8.02%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.13%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.66%) Matrix Management
11 12 (5.66%) Coaching
11 12 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.19%) Supplier Management
13 10 (4.72%) Release Management
13 10 (4.72%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.02%) Java
2 16 (7.55%) SQL
3 14 (6.60%) Python
4 10 (4.72%) C
5 7 (3.30%) PHP
5 7 (3.30%) VB
5 7 (3.30%) Scala
6 6 (2.83%) Ruby
7 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.94%) C#
9 2 (0.94%) C++
10 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (10.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.49%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (7.08%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.89%) CCNA
6 3 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.42%) MCSE
6 3 (1.42%) MCSA
6 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.94%) MCDST
7 2 (0.94%) Degree
7 2 (0.94%) OCP
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CCNP
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.74%) SLA
2 15 (7.08%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 11 (5.19%) VMware Server
2 7 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.83%) Firmware
4 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (1.89%) OpenView
3 2 (0.94%) Ansible
3 2 (0.94%) HAProxy
3 2 (0.94%) Salt
3 2 (0.94%) Puppet
3 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.94%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (11.32%) Splunk
2 23 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.85%) Oracle
3 20 (9.43%) Cisco
4 17 (8.02%) VMware
5 16 (7.55%) HP
6 8 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.83%) BMC
8 5 (2.36%) Citrix
9 4 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.89%) Remedy
10 3 (1.42%) IBM
10 3 (1.42%) Adobe
10 3 (1.42%) Juniper
10 3 (1.42%) LANDesk
11 2 (0.94%) hybris
11 2 (0.94%) Sun
11 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.47%) Symantec
12 1 (0.47%) Reuters
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yorkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £12 - £13 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago