The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / Surrey
Rank 67 64 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 -24  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 22 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.88% 2.88% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.51% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 20
Median daily rate £514 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £395 £358
% change year-on-year +2.53% +10.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.47 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £14.00 £14.94
% change year-on-year +13.57% -6.27%  

Service Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1053 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.12% 81.95% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 693 648
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.77 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Service Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Surrey

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Surrey

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Surrey

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Surrey

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -1 9 £538 -2.27% 2
Guildford +3 4 £425 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £545 -
Leatherhead +23 1 - -
Cobham +5 1 - -
Godalming - 1 - -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) ITIL
3 22 (36.67%) Finance
4 16 (26.67%) Office 365
5 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (25.00%) Project Management
6 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
6 13 (21.67%) ServiceNow
7 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
8 11 (18.33%) VMware
8 11 (18.33%) Change Management
8 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 10 (16.67%) Linux
9 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.67%) Degree
9 10 (16.67%) Puppet
10 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.00%) Migration
11 8 (13.33%) Firewall
11 8 (13.33%) Juniper
11 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (13.33%) Palo Alto
12 7 (11.67%) Skype
12 7 (11.67%) Windows 10
12 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (11.67%) TippingPoint

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (10.00%) IIS
1 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.33%) Confluence
3 4 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Office 365
2 5 (8.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 7 (11.67%) Network Security
2 7 (11.67%) Skype
3 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (8.33%) IPsec
4 5 (8.33%) SSL
4 5 (8.33%) VPN
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) LAN
6 3 (5.00%) WAN
7 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.33%) Intranet
8 1 (1.67%) 3G
8 1 (1.67%) ATM
8 1 (1.67%) DNS
8 1 (1.67%) GPRS
8 1 (1.67%) GSM
8 1 (1.67%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (8.33%) JIRA
1 5 (8.33%) MSBuild
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 7 (11.67%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 5 (8.33%) Monitoring Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Service Management Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
1 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.67%) Linux
4 7 (11.67%) Windows 10
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.67%) CentOS
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.33%) Windows NT
8 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.67%) Android
9 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Change Management
3 11 (18.33%) Incident Management
4 9 (15.00%) Migration
5 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (11.67%) Network Architecture
7 6 (10.00%) DevOps
7 6 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (10.00%) ITSM
8 5 (8.33%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.33%) SDLC
9 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.67%) People Management
10 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.33%) C#
2 5 (8.33%) Python
2 5 (8.33%) Ruby
2 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
1 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) CCIE
2 5 (8.33%) CCSP
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
4 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.33%) vCloud
5 4 (6.67%) Docker
5 4 (6.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.67%) Kibana
3 4 (6.67%) logstash
3 4 (6.67%) Rsyslog
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.67%) Forum Sentry
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) ServiceNow
3 11 (18.33%) VMware
4 10 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (13.33%) Juniper
5 8 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 7 (11.67%) Blue Coat
6 7 (11.67%) TippingPoint
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) Citrix
7 6 (10.00%) FireEye
7 6 (10.00%) NetApp
8 5 (8.33%) AppDynamics
8 5 (8.33%) F5
9 4 (6.67%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.00%) HP
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle
11 2 (3.33%) Dell
11 2 (3.33%) SAP
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