Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 57 28
Rank change year-on-year +5 -29 +20
Contract jobs citing Service Design 26 15 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.98% 2.00% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.34% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 50
Coventry median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £359 £500 £313
90th Percentile £532 £540 £546
West Midlands median daily rate £454 £473 £450
% change year-on-year -3.92% +5.00% +5.88%
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 762 641 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 87.29% 85.47% 90.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 430 625
Coventry median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.61% +10.00%
10th Percentile £290 £262 £275
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 23
Coventry median hourly rate £12.96 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.08% +37.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.88 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.75 £37.63 £29.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £18.94
% change year-on-year -30.43% +21.44% -5.30%

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 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
3 9 (34.62%) ITSM
4 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
5 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (26.92%) Security Operations
5 7 (26.92%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Workflow
7 5 (19.23%) Decision-Making
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Blog
8 4 (15.38%) Kanban
8 4 (15.38%) User Stories
8 4 (15.38%) User Experience
8 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Transition Management
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (3.85%) Change 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (3.85%) Billing
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) User Researcher
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.85%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Integration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Integration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Blog
3 4 (15.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) ITSM
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 7 (26.92%) Security Operations
6 6 (23.08%) Workflow
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Decision-Making
8 4 (15.38%) Kanban
8 4 (15.38%) Prototyping
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) SAP