Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 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 Design
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 50 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Design 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.94% 1.20% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.42% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £555 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +16.84% +18.75%
10th Percentile £355 £475 £425
90th Percentile £581 £639 £598
West Midlands median daily rate £457 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +4.34% -2.78% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Service Design 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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 461 493 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 86.33% 84.85% 82.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 263 374
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £381 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -0.52% +2.20%
10th Percentile £280 £251 £250
90th Percentile £600 £550 £548
West Midlands median daily rate £428 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.94% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 37 53
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £27.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.30% +10.20% +15.29%
10th Percentile £11.13 £14.80 £14.09
90th Percentile £28.45 £33.99 £39.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £24.98 £20.31
% change year-on-year -29.94% +23.02% +6.87%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing Service Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in Warwickshire

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Design in Warwickshire

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Warwickshire

Service Design
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone - 2 £370 -
Warwick -7 1 £375 -
Service Design
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Service Design 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Transition Management
4 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) PMI
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment

Service Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google