The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 22 June 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.

Service Management
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 44 31
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.45% 0.58% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.78% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £550 £563 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +45.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £13.35
% change year-on-year +18.64% +10.48%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 258 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.89% 74.35% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 179 215
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Swindon

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) CA
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) DNA
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) DNA
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CA
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
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