The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.72% 1.37% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.60% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £371 £150 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +147.50% -63.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £143 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £332 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 300 375 364
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 85.96% 85.42% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 198 223
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Nottingham

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Nottingham over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Nottingham

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
4 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Integration Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Relationship Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Separation of Concerns
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
4 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle