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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 18 - 28
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.94% - 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% - 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £390 £356
% change year-on-year +3.91% +9.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £27.31 - £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +12.14% +0.99%  

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 91 119 186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 89.22% 78.29% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 81 84
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £553 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Median hourly rate £27.31 £18.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% +7.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £35.00 £16.88
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 Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Bradford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
Top Related 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 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
1 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow