Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 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 Design
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Design 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.91% 1.48% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.74% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Warwickshire median daily rate £491 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.68% +18.92% +54.17%
10th Percentile £372 £459 £425
90th Percentile £642 £638 £584
West Midlands median daily rate £468 £500 £465
% change year-on-year -6.50% +7.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £15.50

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 470 518 623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 85.92% 85.06% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 291 403
Warwickshire median daily rate £440 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +0.65% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £249
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 34
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.03% +27.08% -10.35%
10th Percentile £11.21 £14.05 £13.74
90th Percentile £34.25 £34.43 £41.67
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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
Stratford-upon-Avon -4 1 £560 -12.16%
Atherstone - 1 £370 -
Service Design
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF