The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 25 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 30
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire - 0.55% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.68% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £13.35
% change year-on-year +18.64% +10.48%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 148 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 71.74% 80.87% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 97 111
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £19.85 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in North Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Remedy
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (60.00%) ITSM
3 6 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (60.00%) Conflict Management
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) CCSA
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) CCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) BMC
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 6 (60.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Change Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Conflict Management
3 6 (60.00%) ITSM
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCSA
2 3 (30.00%) CCSE
2 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow