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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 55 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 73 65 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.89% 2.94% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 3.91% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 34
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£313 £332 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% -5.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.89%
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
1873 1663 1968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.27% 75.32% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 962 1003
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £455 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 68 62
Average hourly rate £16.34 £22.60 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.68% +22.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +7 58 £250 -26.47% 19
South Yorkshire 0 9 £325 +44.44% 1
North Yorkshire -2 2 £450 - 2
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 93 (49.21%) ITIL
2 42 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 40 (21.16%) Workflow
4 38 (20.11%) CentOS
5 37 (19.58%) Splunk
5 37 (19.58%) Windows
6 36 (19.05%) Linux
6 36 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 30 (15.87%) Security Cleared
8 25 (13.23%) SC Cleared
8 25 (13.23%) Ubuntu
9 24 (12.70%) Python
9 24 (12.70%) Microsoft
10 23 (12.17%) VMware
11 22 (11.64%) Management Information System
12 21 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 20 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (9.52%) Project Management
15 18 (9.52%) Windows XP
15 18 (9.52%) Red Hat
16 17 (8.99%) NHS
16 17 (8.99%) Oracle
16 17 (8.99%) SAN
16 17 (8.99%) Supplier Management
17 16 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
17 16 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (7.94%) ITSM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.65%) Apache
4 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.59%) nginx
5 3 (1.59%) Lync
5 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.88%) MS Office
3 4 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.59%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.99%) SAN
2 5 (2.65%) Firewall
3 4 (2.12%) Internet
3 4 (2.12%) DNS
3 4 (2.12%) iSCSI
3 4 (2.12%) InfiniBand
4 3 (1.59%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.59%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.59%) VPN
4 3 (1.59%) S/MIME
4 3 (1.59%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.59%) SSH
5 2 (1.06%) 3G
5 2 (1.06%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.06%) SSL
5 2 (1.06%) LDAP
5 2 (1.06%) LAN
5 2 (1.06%) WAN
5 2 (1.06%) DHCP
5 2 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.12%) MySQL
4 4 (2.12%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.53%) Riak
7 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.53%) EDMS
7 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (5.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.23%) Finance
3 6 (3.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (26.46%) Analyst
2 34 (17.99%) Service Manager
3 30 (15.87%) Service Analyst
4 20 (10.58%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (7.94%) Services Delivery Manager
5 15 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (7.94%) Service Management Analyst
6 14 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 9 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 9 (4.76%) Capacity Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Architect
9 7 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.70%) Administrator
9 7 (3.70%) Problem Manager
9 7 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
9 7 (3.70%) Incident Manager
9 7 (3.70%) Incident & Problem Manager
10 6 (3.17%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.59%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.06%) Spring
2 2 (1.06%) Web Services
2 2 (1.06%) XML
3 1 (0.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.64%) Management Information System
2 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.99%) NHS
4 5 (2.65%) Replication
5 4 (2.12%) Clustering
6 3 (1.59%) Physics
6 3 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.06%) Statistics
7 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.11%) CentOS
2 37 (19.58%) Windows
3 36 (19.05%) Linux
4 25 (13.23%) Ubuntu
5 20 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (9.52%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.29%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.23%) UNIX
10 6 (3.17%) Solaris
11 5 (2.65%) Debian
12 2 (1.06%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.06%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (49.21%) ITIL
2 42 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 40 (21.16%) Workflow
4 36 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 18 (9.52%) Project Management
6 17 (8.99%) Supplier Management
7 16 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (7.94%) ITSM
9 14 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 14 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (6.88%) Business Continuity
11 12 (6.35%) Change Management
11 12 (6.35%) Capacity Management
12 11 (5.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.82%) Release Management
13 8 (4.23%) ITIL V3
14 7 (3.70%) Process Improvement
14 7 (3.70%) Load Testing
15 5 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.65%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.70%) Python
2 12 (6.35%) SQL
3 4 (2.12%) Java
4 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 25 (13.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.65%) Degree
6 3 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.59%) CCNA
6 3 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.06%) CISSP
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.41%) SLA
2 12 (6.35%) QA
3 3 (1.59%) BS25999
3 3 (1.59%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
System Software
1 21 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.94%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.06%) vSphere
4 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.88%) Puppet
2 12 (6.35%) Nagios
3 3 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.59%) SCOM
3 3 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.06%) Hyperic
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 37 (19.58%) Splunk
2 24 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.17%) VMware
4 18 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 17 (8.99%) Oracle
6 10 (5.29%) HP
7 8 (4.23%) Remedy
8 7 (3.70%) Citrix
9 5 (2.65%) Cisco
9 5 (2.65%) ServiceNow
9 5 (2.65%) Symantec
10 4 (2.12%) BMC
11 3 (1.59%) Google
11 3 (1.59%) Postini
11 3 (1.59%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.06%) NetApp
13 1 (0.53%) Genesys
13 1 (0.53%) Perforce
13 1 (0.53%) FatWire
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 5 days ago