The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 28 June 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.

Service Management
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.08% 0.65% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year +16.66% +12.35%  

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 Bradford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 137 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 87.10% 89.54% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 387 435
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £306 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £1,000 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +145.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Bradford

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Bradford

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
1 2 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) PACS

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ABAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) SAP