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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 8.25% 0.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year +16.96% +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 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 82 136 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 84.54% 75.56% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 81 90
Median daily rate £475 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 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 24 April 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 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) PMBOK
3 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Informatica
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) 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 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) PMBOK
3 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Informatica