Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 23 November 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.23% 4.62% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 6.56% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Solihull median daily rate - £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.88% -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Solihull median hourly rate - £15.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £15.46 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.54% -22.69% +33.33%

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156 183 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 82.54% 70.38% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 76
Solihull median daily rate £401 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £233 £249 £275
90th Percentile £584 £530 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Solihull median hourly rate £33.84 £15.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.32% -58.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £14.68 £15.25 £18.90
90th Percentile £55.31 £15.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Solihull

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Solihull

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Solihull

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

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) Service Design
4 4 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Network Management
5 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Presales
5 2 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (12.50%) Sigfox
6 1 (12.50%) Z-Wave
6 1 (12.50%) 5G
6 1 (12.50%) SevOne
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) 4G
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) 3G
4 1 (12.50%) 4G
4 1 (12.50%) 5G
4 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (12.50%) RFID
4 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
4 1 (12.50%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Service Design Manager
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Service Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Service Design Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Network Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) IoT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) SevOne
3 1 (12.50%) Sigfox