Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 23 July 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +19 0 +11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.00% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 0.69% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Ipswich median daily rate £325 £133 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +145.28% -66.88% -
Suffolk median daily rate £325 £341 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% -14.69% +146.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 159 291 274
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 79.50% 82.20% 84.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 165 189
Ipswich median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £251 £240 £232
90th Percentile £535 £588 £550
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Ipswich median hourly rate £24.25 £12.93 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.55% -23.94% +1.49%
10th Percentile £16.63 £11.18 £11.20
90th Percentile £32.08 £14.74 £36.05
Suffolk median hourly rate £37.88 £18.18 £16.25
% change year-on-year +108.33% +11.88% +14.04%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Ipswich

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Ipswich

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) PMBOK
3 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Service Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (25.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Informatica