The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 25 April 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 16 32
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.01% 7.98% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 10.80% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £513 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.11% -3.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year +19.64% +4.86%  

Service Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 176 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 80.54% 73.95% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 105 99
Median daily rate £450 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £48.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.68% +155.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Service Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Derbyshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Derbyshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Derbyshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Derbyshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Derbyshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -30 2 £513 +33.11%
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Service Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) COBIT
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) Service Design
6 3 (21.43%) Android
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) CMMI
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) Personalization
8 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Skype
8 1 (7.14%) Office 365
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Commercial Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Service Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Commercial Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Procurement Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Service Design
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) CMMI
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Personalization
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
8 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) SAP