Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 -26 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 12 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.20% 0.62% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.76% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 25
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +42.86%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £130
90th Percentile £488 £490 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £425 £430
% change year-on-year -3.53% -1.05% +32.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £9.16 £14.50
% change year-on-year +281.99% -36.81% +13.73%

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 846 660 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.94% 81.78% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 374 594
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £414 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% -1.19% +26.89%
10th Percentile £266 £235 £281
90th Percentile £553 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 16 20
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £13.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.27% -26.67% +28.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.88 £25.81 £35.13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.49 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +49.94% -13.33% -2.53%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +5 10 £450 +13.35% 2
Service Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 5 (41.67%) Service Design
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) UX Design
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Cadence
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (25.00%) HP ALM

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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Coach
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (25.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Information Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Information Systems Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
1 6 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Service Design
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (25.00%) Secure Coding
4 3 (25.00%) SFIA
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cadence
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore