The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 29 June 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
Berkshire > Maidenhead
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.64% 1.49% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.82% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Maidenhead median daily rate - £400 -
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +32.91% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.75 - -

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 110 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 86.07% 82.09% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 214 132
Maidenhead median daily rate £313 £408 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.31% +14.38%  
10th Percentile £300 £287 £164
90th Percentile £528 £500 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 6 1
Maidenhead median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.06% +92.15%  
10th Percentile £31.68 £22.25 £12.38
90th Percentile £38.75 £32.13 £13.13
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
% change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Maidenhead

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Maidenhead

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) eTOM
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (20.00%) CESG
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) CISM
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office
5 1 (20.00%) 3G
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) CCSP
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) BSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Design
3 3 (60.00%) eTOM
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001