The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 23 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
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 23
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 3.81% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.07% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £224 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £404 £375
% change year-on-year -0.99% +7.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29 418 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 87.88% 93.72% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 279 52
Median daily rate £395 £320 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.43% -7.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 34 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £44.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Renfrewshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) ITSM
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) HP ASE
2 4 (66.67%) HP MASE
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) ITSM
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCDP
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCIP
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) CCSA
1 6 (100.00%) CCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 6 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) HP ASE
2 4 (66.67%) HP MASE
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba