Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 48 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +23
Contract jobs citing Service Design 24 10 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.88% 1.59% 5.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 1.96% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 36
Coventry median daily rate £463 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -13.51%
10th Percentile £412 £363 £364
90th Percentile £589 £558 £519
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £455 £430
% change year-on-year +4.45% +5.76% -25.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £15.50

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 709 511 776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.01% 81.50% 87.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 348 496
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £276 £224 £286
90th Percentile £575 £516 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 27 22
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £38.30 £38.68
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +25.00% -28.89%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) Service Management
3 10 (41.67%) ITSM
4 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
6 6 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
6 6 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
7 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (12.50%) Blog
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
10 2 (8.33%) Qualitative Research
10 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (8.33%) Finance
10 2 (8.33%) Programme Management

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:

General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Transformation Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
4 5 (20.83%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (20.83%) User Researcher
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (8.33%) Finance Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Project Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 10 (41.67%) ITSM
3 10 (41.67%) Service Management
4 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Decision-Making
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
6 6 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
6 6 (25.00%) User Stories
7 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Workflow
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow