Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 January 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 59 53
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.20% 2.19% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 2.68% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 29
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.10% -22.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £269 £200 £245
90th Percentile £675 £668 £1,000
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +46.67% -5.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -5.00%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 692 934 856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.27% 82.00% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 630 622
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £570 £566
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 46
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.63 £21.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.72% +53.57% -10.97%
10th Percentile £18.14 £13.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.45 £47.50 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.28% -

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in South Yorkshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 7 £500 +65.98% 3
Service Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Microservices
2 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) SFIA
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (40.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Burp Suite
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 4 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Senior QA Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (40.00%) Microservices
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) SFIA
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
2 2 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware