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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 39 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 103 61 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.94% 2.66% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 3.56% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 25 36
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£410 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.52 £12.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% -21.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.68% -10.69%
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
2007 1713 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.69% 74.58% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1032 856
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 +17 91 £425 -2.85% 11
South Yorkshire -2 8 £335 +11.66%
North Yorkshire -4 2 £100 -
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 77 (41.18%) ITIL
2 42 (22.46%) Linux
3 36 (19.25%) Service Delivery
4 34 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 32 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (14.97%) SC Cleared
7 27 (14.44%) Incident Management
8 25 (13.37%) Workflow
8 25 (13.37%) Red Hat
9 24 (12.83%) CentOS
10 23 (12.30%) ITSM
11 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (11.23%) Splunk
12 20 (10.70%) Microsoft
13 19 (10.16%) SLA
13 19 (10.16%) Windows
13 19 (10.16%) Problem Management
14 18 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
14 18 (9.63%) Change Management
15 17 (9.09%) Project Management
15 17 (9.09%) Oracle
16 15 (8.02%) Java
16 15 (8.02%) Active Directory
17 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
17 14 (7.49%) UNIX
17 14 (7.49%) Capacity Management
17 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
18 13 (6.95%) SQL
18 13 (6.95%) HP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (2.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.14%) Apache
3 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.60%) Lync
3 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.53%) WorkSite
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) LAN
1 11 (5.88%) WAN
2 10 (5.35%) LDAP
2 10 (5.35%) DNS
3 9 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.74%) SAN
4 7 (3.74%) GPRS
5 6 (3.21%) HTTP
5 6 (3.21%) SSL
5 6 (3.21%) Firewall
6 4 (2.14%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.60%) SSH
7 3 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.60%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.60%) PABX
7 3 (1.60%) PuTTY
7 3 (1.60%) S/MIME
7 3 (1.60%) Internet
8 2 (1.07%) 3G
8 2 (1.07%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.63%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (3.21%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.60%) MySQL
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.53%) EDMS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.14%) JIRA
2 2 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (6.42%) Finance
2 7 (3.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.60%) Billing
4 2 (1.07%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (21.93%) Analyst
2 24 (12.83%) Service Manager
3 16 (8.56%) Architect
3 16 (8.56%) Service Analyst
4 15 (8.02%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 11 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 11 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.81%) Capacity Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Transition Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Service Transition Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Administrator
8 8 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.28%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.74%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.74%) UNIX Administrator
9 7 (3.74%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.21%) .NET
1 6 (3.21%) Web Services
2 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.60%) Middleware
3 3 (1.60%) HTML
3 3 (1.60%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.07%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.07%) Spring
4 2 (1.07%) XML
5 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.88%) NHS
3 10 (5.35%) Open Source
4 6 (3.21%) Replication
5 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.14%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.60%) Clustering
8 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.53%) Social Media
9 1 (0.53%) Economics
9 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.53%) Physics
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.46%) Linux
2 24 (12.83%) CentOS
3 19 (10.16%) Windows
4 14 (7.49%) UNIX
5 12 (6.42%) Ubuntu
6 9 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.28%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (3.74%) Solaris
9 6 (3.21%) Debian
10 4 (2.14%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.60%) HPUX
11 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (41.18%) ITIL
2 36 (19.25%) Service Delivery
3 32 (17.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (14.44%) Incident Management
5 25 (13.37%) Workflow
6 23 (12.30%) ITSM
7 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (10.16%) Problem Management
9 18 (9.63%) Change Management
10 17 (9.09%) Project Management
11 14 (7.49%) Capacity Management
12 10 (5.35%) GAP Analysis
13 9 (4.81%) Supplier Management
14 8 (4.28%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.28%) Risk Management
14 8 (4.28%) Business Continuity
14 8 (4.28%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (4.28%) DevOps
15 7 (3.74%) PRINCE2
15 7 (3.74%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.02%) Java
2 13 (6.95%) SQL
3 9 (4.81%) Python
4 7 (3.74%) Scala
4 7 (3.74%) VB
4 7 (3.74%) PHP
4 7 (3.74%) C
5 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.60%) C#
6 3 (1.60%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.07%) C++
7 2 (1.07%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.97%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.28%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.67%) CCNA
6 3 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.07%) MCSE
7 2 (1.07%) MCSA
7 2 (1.07%) Degree
8 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
2 10 (5.35%) QA
3 2 (1.07%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) BS25999
4 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.67%) VMware Server
3 4 (2.14%) Firmware
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (6.42%) Nagios
1 12 (6.42%) Puppet
2 7 (3.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.60%) SCOM
3 3 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.07%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.07%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (13.37%) Red Hat
2 21 (11.23%) Splunk
3 20 (10.70%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.09%) Oracle
5 13 (6.95%) HP
6 12 (6.42%) VMware
7 9 (4.81%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.21%) Cisco
9 5 (2.67%) Citrix
10 3 (1.60%) Symantec
10 3 (1.60%) Google
10 3 (1.60%) Postini
11 2 (1.07%) Remedy
11 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.07%) BMC
12 1 (0.53%) CommVault
12 1 (0.53%) Apple
12 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.53%) Reuters
12 1 (0.53%) Genesys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £47,328 to £54,841 per annum with flexibility up to £59,913
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago