Period
to 21 July 2018

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 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 42 62
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -14
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.24% 2.75% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 3.24% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Swindon median daily rate £525 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £400 £394 £156
90th Percentile £650 £513 £638
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £475 £330
% change year-on-year - +43.94% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Swindon median hourly rate - - £12.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £110.00 £42.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +161.90% +250.00% -

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 537 587 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.51% 85.07% 78.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 392 373
Swindon median daily rate £440 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.22% +7.43% -6.25%
10th Percentile £310 £272 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Swindon median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -38.40% +31.10%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.12 £11.70
90th Percentile £42.30 £55.50 £43.18
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +73.40%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) DNA
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Tripwire
1 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) FireEye
1 3 (37.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) SSH
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) SSH
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Management Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) DNA
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) FireEye
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) Tripwire
2 2 (25.00%) Micro Focus
2 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft