Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 41 49
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Service Design 19 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.37% 3.22% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 3.72% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
Coventry median daily rate £475 £458 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +14.38% -27.27%
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -26.27%
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 689 564 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 86.02% 86.50% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 394 397
Coventry median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +15.11%
10th Percentile £286 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £502
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 32 15
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +44.44% -33.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.38 £11.08
90th Percentile £29.84 £34.50 £37.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 £17.27
% change year-on-year -27.91% +24.51% -24.92%

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 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
4 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Workflow
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Blog
8 3 (15.79%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (15.79%) Swim Lanes
9 2 (10.53%) SDLC
9 2 (10.53%) Due Diligence
9 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.53%) CRM
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Transformation Manager
3 3 (15.79%) User Researcher
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Finance Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Finance Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Finance Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blog
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Service Management
4 7 (36.84%) ITSM
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) Capita