The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / West Sussex
Rank 46 54 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.55% 1.37% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.54% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Median daily rate £425 £343 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.08% -23.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £257 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £395 £358
% change year-on-year +2.53% +10.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £14.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year +12.14% -2.60%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 445 518 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 87.43% 89.00% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 317 263
Median daily rate £435 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 18
Median hourly rate £45.87 £38.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.37% +7.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £23.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in West Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in West Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in West Sussex

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in West Sussex

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +16 5 £475 - 3
Burgess Hill - 1 £425 - 1
East Grinstead - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £463 - 1
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) SLA
3 6 (31.58%) ITSM
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
5 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
5 4 (21.05%) CMDB
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 4 (21.05%) IT Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 3 (15.79%) Apache
6 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
6 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Middleware
6 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) MPLS
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) HBase
1 1 (5.26%) OLAP
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Service Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Operations Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Service Operations Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Operations Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
1 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) BYOD
3 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Solaris
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) ITSM
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) IT Strategy
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Expense Management
7 1 (5.26%) Invoice Processing
7 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.26%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Informatica
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
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