Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 January 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 38 11
Rank change year-on-year -20 -27 +18
Contract jobs citing Service Management 4 9 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.85% 2.05% 9.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 2.48% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Southampton median daily rate £450 £500 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +26.18% +21.92%
10th Percentile £357 £345 £303
90th Percentile £500 £538 £558
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £433 £488
% change year-on-year +9.83% -11.28% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Southampton median hourly rate - - £12.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.70 £16.16 £12.50
% change year-on-year +83.79% +29.28% -7.41%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 382 363 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 80.76% 82.69% 76.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 223 240
Southampton median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.73%
10th Percentile £303 £265 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £559
Hampshire median daily rate £429 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.19% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 34
Southampton median hourly rate £15.00 £44.56 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.34% +212.68% -43.99%
10th Percentile £10.00 £14.72 £10.43
90th Percentile £31.35 £51.02 £38.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £30.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +11.33% +6.19% -19.29%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Southampton

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Southampton

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Southampton

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CITP
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CITP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft