Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 34 28
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.88% 1.09% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 1.40% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Ipswich median daily rate £425 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +42.86%
Suffolk median daily rate £425 £425 £500
% change year-on-year - -15.00% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 197 215 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 84.91% 77.90% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 134 87
Ipswich median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £258 £255
90th Percentile £588 £538 £585
Suffolk median daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Ipswich median hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.31% +5.45% -21.43%
10th Percentile £14.80 £11.15 £12.88
90th Percentile £37.20 £28.60 £14.23
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -

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 22 January 2018, 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 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Power BI
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Axapta Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
1 5 (55.56%) Change Control
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft