Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Management
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 34 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.89% 0.96% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.20% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Bath median daily rate £375 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +71.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £363 £403 £256
90th Percentile £388 £502 £269
Somerset median daily rate £413 £450 £500
% change year-on-year -8.33% -10.00% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 - £10.00

Service Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 184 166 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 82.14% 79.43% 72.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 117 81
Bath median daily rate £390 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +9.29% -
10th Percentile £215 £299 £165
90th Percentile £538 £518 £463
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +104.65% +28.36%
10th Percentile £24.84 £43.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £41.88 £45.00 £73.00
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £47.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year -11.95% +25.00% -9.52%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Bath

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Service Management in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Bath

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Release Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL