The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 26 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 6 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.55% 7.36% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 8.19% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 0
Median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 116 293 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 87.88% 89.88% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 224 109
Median daily rate £388 £483 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.68% +20.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £62.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +257.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
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 Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Warrington

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Warrington over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Warrington

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (22.22%) PMI
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) SFIA
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (11.11%) AirWatch

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Psychology
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) SFIA
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) VMware