Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.66% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.30% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Dorset median daily rate £151 £310 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.45% -31.11% +34.33%
10th Percentile £150 £305 £351
90th Percentile £151 £315 £475
South West median daily rate £475 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate £11.40 - -
South West median hourly rate £11.20 £29.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -62.36% +32.22% -10.00%

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 Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 248 332 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 81.58% 75.28% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 240 175
Dorset median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £200 £231 £231
90th Percentile £506 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 50
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £22.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.05% -46.65% +146.65%
10th Percentile £11.68 £14.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.65 £46.77
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Dorset

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Dorset

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Dorset

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 1 £151 -
Service Management
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft