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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Somerset / Bath
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.15% 5.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.13% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £395 £358
% change year-on-year +2.53% +10.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £14.00 £14.94
% change year-on-year +13.57% -6.27%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 66 54 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 75.86% 76.06% 70.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 37
Median daily rate £358 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -41.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £17.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £17.00 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Service Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

Service Management
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
Top Related 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 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft