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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / East Sussex
Rank 32 40 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.97% 0.35% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.45% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £390 £356
% change year-on-year +3.91% +9.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £14.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +12.14% +0.99%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 172 223 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.09% 78.25% 87.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 161 150
Median daily rate £395 £342 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -16.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 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
Brighton - 2 £275 -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) WAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics

Service Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Progress