Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 21 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 Management
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.28% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £275 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £475 £275 £406
90th Percentile £735 £275 £419
South East median daily rate £450 £468 £410
% change year-on-year -3.74% +14.02% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.32 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% - -
South East median hourly rate £14.32 £14.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +0.51% +1.79% +4.87%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 390 394 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 80.91% 82.95% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 256 304
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £354 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% +1.07% -2.78%
10th Percentile £270 £213 £250
90th Percentile £536 £521 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.00 £14.38 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.61% -7.26% -31.11%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £44.25 £43.80 £41.20
South East median hourly rate £22.40 £20.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.95% -12.63% +5.56%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in East Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in East Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in East Sussex over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in East Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in East Sussex

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. 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
Brighton +7 8 £650 +136.36%
Hove - 3 £500 - 1
Service Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 5 (45.45%) ITSM
2 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) IIBA
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) OVSD
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) OpenView
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) IT Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) IT Support
4 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
6 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) ICT Support
6 1 (9.09%) ICT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITSM
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Use Case
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) IIBA
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) OpenView
1 3 (27.27%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix