Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 19 September 2020 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 > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 23 40
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 2 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.56% 1.07% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.49% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.00

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53 134 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.81% 71.66% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 98 158
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £217 £275
90th Percentile £513 £520 £466
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.83% +124.72% -5.99%
10th Percentile £14.43 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £18.28 £57.75 £53.90
Median hourly rate £25.33 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +40.72% +20.00% -31.82%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Staffordshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Service Management in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Service Management in Staffordshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Service Management in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Service Management in Staffordshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2020. 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
Leek - 1 - -
Service Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Police

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle