Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 18 November 2017 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 34 42
Rank change year-on-year -47 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Service Management 14 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.65% 8.16% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 8.94% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 10
Croydon median daily rate £425 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £356
90th Percentile £524 £583 £460
South London median daily rate £490 £425 £363
% change year-on-year +15.29% +17.24% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

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 Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 775 492 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 91.61% 91.28% 88.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 307 191
Croydon median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £351 £300 £313
90th Percentile £639 £574 £525
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Croydon median hourly rate £13.50 £35.25 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.70% +26.89% +85.20%
10th Percentile £12.80 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.65 £95.00 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £23.75 £26.89
% change year-on-year +100.00% -11.68% +68.06%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Croydon

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Croydon

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Croydon over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Croydon

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Apache
4 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (50.00%) HTTP
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) Ant
4 7 (50.00%) JUnit
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) SSH
4 7 (50.00%) Maven
4 7 (50.00%) Squid
4 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (50.00%) Confluence
4 7 (50.00%) REST
4 7 (50.00%) CentOS
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 7 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
4 7 (50.00%) Postfix

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) Confluence
1 7 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
1 7 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
1 7 (50.00%) OpenVPN
1 7 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) Ant
2 7 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 7 (50.00%) Liquibase
2 7 (50.00%) Maven
2 7 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 7 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (50.00%) MCollective
1 7 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) CentOS
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Coaching
2 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Contract Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (50.00%) Groovy
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
1 7 (50.00%) Postfix
1 7 (50.00%) Squid
1 7 (50.00%) vCloud
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Ansible
1 7 (50.00%) Docker Swarm
1 7 (50.00%) Kibana
1 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 7 (50.00%) logstash
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
1 7 (50.00%) Rancher
1 7 (50.00%) Rsyslog
1 7 (50.00%) Sysdig
1 7 (50.00%) Terraform
1 7 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Sonatype
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow