The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 27 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
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 6 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 10.00% 6.56% 9.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 7.69% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £283 - £329
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 - £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 - £397
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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 46 52 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 76.67% 85.25% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 30
Median daily rate £90 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Uxbridge

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Uxbridge over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Uxbridge

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
1 6 (46.15%) Service Design
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 3 (23.08%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Finite Element Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) CMS
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) CA
4 3 (23.08%) Peregrine
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) PMO
6 1 (7.69%) Business Change Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 3 (23.08%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Service Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Operator
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) ArcSight Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Service Design
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Finite Element Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Peregrine
1 3 (23.08%) Remedy
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight