Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 24 February 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 Design
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 37 47
Rank change year-on-year -21 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Design 13 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.72% 4.64% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 5.15% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 38 12
Coventry median daily rate £500 £458 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -8.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £446 £313 £375
90th Percentile £553 £576 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Service Design 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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 644 835 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.96% 90.17% 84.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 608 414
Coventry median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 28 16
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -12.33% -18.89%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.68 £11.08
90th Percentile £39.18 £31.50 £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% +8.75% -11.11%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Service Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in Coventry

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Design in Coventry

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Design 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (7.69%) Ethnography
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

Service Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Service Owner
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) C# Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Capita