Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn 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 6 months to 12 December 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
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +13
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 25.00% 13.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Runcorn median daily rate £150 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £438 £425 £519
% change year-on-year +2.94% -18.07% +284.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Runcorn median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £17.00

Service Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Runcorn with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Runcorn
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 62.50% 80.00% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Runcorn median daily rate £150 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +3.45% +39.42%
10th Percentile £125 £168 £289
90th Percentile £345 £450 £445
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Runcorn median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.42 £20.14 £17.77
% change year-on-year -23.45% +13.35% -2.71%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Runcorn

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Runcorn region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM