The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 28 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.

Service Management
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 23
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter - 3.95% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.76% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £405 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £395 £355
% change year-on-year +2.53% +11.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year +13.92% +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 Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 123 63 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 82.00% 82.89% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 24
Median daily rate £375 £398 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Exeter

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Exeter

Service Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) ISDN
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Server Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCDA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CNA
1 2 (66.67%) CNE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Novell Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Novell
1 2 (66.67%) VMware