The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.75% 1.48% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.74% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £194 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.54% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year +15.51% +8.61%  

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 342 461 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.07% 85.37% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 240 218
Median daily rate £375 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £625 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.13 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% +16.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £16.20 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Nottinghamshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Nottinghamshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +2 3 £375 +93.54%
Service Management
East Midlands

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

1 18 (94.74%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Change Management
3 10 (52.63%) Service Design
4 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) ITSM
6 7 (36.84%) Remedy
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) BMC
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (21.05%) Talend
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (21.05%) Office Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Apigee
9 4 (21.05%) Middleware
9 4 (21.05%) Intel
9 4 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (21.05%) Retail
9 4 (21.05%) Data Management
10 3 (15.79%) Statistics
10 3 (15.79%) SLA
10 3 (15.79%) Security Management
11 2 (10.53%) webMethods

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Service Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Improvement Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Change Management
3 10 (52.63%) Service Design
4 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) ITSM
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) DevOps
8 4 (21.05%) Data Management
8 4 (21.05%) Office Automation
8 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 3 (15.79%) Security Management
9 3 (15.79%) Statistics
10 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
10 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
11 1 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
11 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL V2
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
11 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) BMC
1 7 (36.84%) Remedy
1 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow
2 4 (21.05%) Apigee
2 4 (21.05%) Intel
2 4 (21.05%) Talend
3 2 (10.53%) webMethods
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft