Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 17 July 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 28 59
Rank change year-on-year -40 +31 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.23% 5.51% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 6.23% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 12
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £310 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -29.55% +51.72%
10th Percentile £206 £190 £318
90th Percentile £488 £376 £565
South Wales median daily rate £300 £310 £413
% change year-on-year -3.23% -24.85% +42.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.00 £22.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.63% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £22.38 -
% change year-on-year -10.63% - -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 718 594 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.21% 88.39% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 460 405
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +9.57%
10th Percentile £285 £177 £214
90th Percentile £538 £526 £488
South Wales median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +38.46% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.90 £20.41
South Wales median hourly rate £15.25 £25.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year -39.00% +26.18% +32.08%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Cardiff

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Cardiff

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Cardiff

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 5 (50.00%) AS400
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Economics
7 1 (10.00%) MCITP
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Dell
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (10.00%) NHS
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Product Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Professional Services Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) AS400
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (50.00%) IT Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (10.00%) Economics
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
7 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware