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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 44 31 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +51
Contract jobs citing Service Management 119 121 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.98% 5.19% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 6.81% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 87 23
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£320 £260 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £425 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% -86.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +7.14%
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
2384 1777 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.73% 76.20% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1693 1106 851
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 52 65
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Service Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 -6 100 £303 +18.62% 13
South Yorkshire -5 14 £250 -20.63% 5
East Yorkshire +5 3 £350 - 1
North Yorkshire -19 2 - - 1
Service Management
England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 126 (56.50%) ITIL
2 68 (30.49%) ITSM
3 53 (23.77%) Incident Management
4 47 (21.08%) Windows
5 46 (20.63%) Workflow
6 43 (19.28%) Change Management
6 43 (19.28%) CentOS
7 42 (18.83%) Ubuntu
8 39 (17.49%) NHS
9 37 (16.59%) UNIX
10 31 (13.90%) Finance
10 31 (13.90%) Splunk
11 30 (13.45%) Problem Management
11 30 (13.45%) Configuration Management
12 28 (12.56%) Project Management
12 28 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (12.56%) Mentoring
13 27 (12.11%) Microsoft
14 26 (11.66%) Cisco
14 26 (11.66%) LDAP
14 26 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (10.31%) Service Delivery
15 23 (10.31%) VMware
15 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
15 23 (10.31%) Coaching
16 22 (9.87%) Matrix Management
16 22 (9.87%) Linux
16 22 (9.87%) SSL
16 22 (9.87%) SLA
17 21 (9.42%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.04%) Apache
2 9 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.59%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.14%) nginx
5 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) IIS
6 1 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (8.07%) MS Office
2 14 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.90%) assyst
2 2 (0.90%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.45%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.14%) Amazon S3
2 7 (3.14%) Route 53
2 7 (3.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.66%) LDAP
2 22 (9.87%) SSL
3 20 (8.97%) Firewall
4 18 (8.07%) SAN
5 13 (5.83%) Internet
6 9 (4.04%) LAN
7 7 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (2.69%) VPN
8 6 (2.69%) DNS
9 5 (2.24%) WAN
10 4 (1.79%) ADSL
11 3 (1.35%) Broadband
11 3 (1.35%) Wireless
11 3 (1.35%) Network Security
12 2 (0.90%) NAS
12 2 (0.90%) X.509
12 2 (0.90%) MPLS
12 2 (0.90%) VoIP
12 2 (0.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.83%) Relational Database
2 12 (5.38%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.04%) MySQL
4 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.14%) SimpleDB
4 7 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.14%) Redis
4 7 (3.14%) Couchbase
4 7 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.90%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 11 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.90%) Toad
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.45%) Subversion
General
1 31 (13.90%) Finance
2 14 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.90%) Banking
3 2 (0.90%) Retail
3 2 (0.90%) Legal
3 2 (0.90%) Publishing
4 1 (0.45%) Military
4 1 (0.45%) Local Government
4 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (17.04%) Analyst
2 26 (11.66%) Delivery Manager
3 21 (9.42%) Service Manager
3 21 (9.42%) Service Analyst
4 17 (7.62%) Technical Support
5 15 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (5.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (4.48%) Architect
7 10 (4.48%) Incident Manager
8 9 (4.04%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (3.59%) Author
9 8 (3.59%) Technical Author
9 8 (3.59%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.59%) IT Services Manager
10 7 (3.14%) IT Support
10 7 (3.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 7 (3.14%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (3.14%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.14%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.04%) Web Services
2 7 (3.14%) POSIX
3 5 (2.24%) XML
3 5 (2.24%) XSD
4 4 (1.79%) XSLT
5 3 (1.35%) Middleware
6 2 (0.90%) J2EE
7 1 (0.45%) EJB
7 1 (0.45%) JSP
7 1 (0.45%) Servlets
7 1 (0.45%) Struts
7 1 (0.45%) JMS
7 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.45%) WSDL
7 1 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.49%) NHS
2 16 (7.17%) Smartcard
3 14 (6.28%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.14%) CMDB
6 5 (2.24%) Replication
7 4 (1.79%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.35%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.35%) Statistics
8 3 (1.35%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.35%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.90%) Clustering
9 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.08%) Windows
2 43 (19.28%) CentOS
3 42 (18.83%) Ubuntu
4 37 (16.59%) UNIX
5 22 (9.87%) Linux
6 16 (7.17%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.93%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.79%) Solaris
10 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.45%) Android
13 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (56.50%) ITIL
2 68 (30.49%) ITSM
3 53 (23.77%) Incident Management
4 46 (20.63%) Workflow
5 43 (19.28%) Change Management
6 30 (13.45%) Configuration Management
6 30 (13.45%) Problem Management
7 28 (12.56%) Project Management
7 28 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (12.56%) Mentoring
8 26 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (10.31%) Service Delivery
9 23 (10.31%) PRINCE2
9 23 (10.31%) Coaching
10 22 (9.87%) Matrix Management
11 18 (8.07%) Scrum
12 16 (7.17%) Software Delivery
13 14 (6.28%) Business Analysis
14 13 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (5.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.97%) Python
2 13 (5.83%) SQL
3 6 (2.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.24%) Java
5 4 (1.79%) Ruby
6 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.35%) C
7 2 (0.90%) PHP
7 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (9.42%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.35%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) MCSA
6 2 (0.90%) OCP
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.90%) MCDST
7 1 (0.45%) Degree
7 1 (0.45%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) MOS
7 1 (0.45%) CCNA
7 1 (0.45%) CISSP
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.87%) SLA
2 11 (4.93%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.28%) VMware Server
3 10 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.90%) Squid
7 1 (0.45%) Firmware
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.14%) HAProxy
1 7 (3.14%) Ansible
1 7 (3.14%) Salt
1 7 (3.14%) Puppet
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.35%) OpenView
3 3 (1.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (0.90%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.45%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (13.90%) Splunk
2 27 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 26 (11.66%) Cisco
4 23 (10.31%) VMware
5 19 (8.52%) Oracle
6 9 (4.04%) Remedy
7 7 (3.14%) hybris
7 7 (3.14%) HP
8 6 (2.69%) Citrix
9 5 (2.24%) BMC
10 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.79%) Adobe
10 4 (1.79%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.79%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.35%) IBM
11 3 (1.35%) Juniper
12 2 (0.90%) Sun
13 1 (0.45%) Intel
13 1 (0.45%) Chordiant
13 1 (0.45%) iSOFT
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