Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 55 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.67% 0.75% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 0.87% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £275 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -33.33% +3.13%
10th Percentile £475 £263 £406
90th Percentile £613 £288 £419
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% - -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £17.48 £15.00
% change year-on-year -14.19% +16.53% +12.36%

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 481 458 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 89.07% 86.09% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 306 341
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -11.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £275 £231 £253
90th Percentile £575 £522 £556
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -21.37% -8.08%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.97 £10.84
90th Percentile £17.74 £86.88 £36.12
South East median hourly rate £24.75 £19.56 £22.75
% change year-on-year +26.52% -14.01% +1.11%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +3 5 £500 +81.82%
Hove - 4 £500 - 2
Service Management
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) IIBA
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) OVSD
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) OpenView
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising

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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) IT Business Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Head of Digital
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) IT Support
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) ITSM
1 4 (44.44%) Use Case
1 4 (44.44%) User Stories
1 4 (44.44%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) IIBA
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
1 2 (22.22%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix