Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 12
Contract jobs citing Service Management 0 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 8.64% 10.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.40% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 13
West Wales median daily rate - £180 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -62.11% +71.17%
Wales median daily rate £300 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Wales median hourly rate - - £21.75
Wales median hourly rate £22.38 £15.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year +42.10% - -28.12%

Service Management 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 West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 108 149 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 90.00% 91.98% 83.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 105 89
West Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £275 £187 £260
90th Percentile £605 £638 £575
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
West Wales median hourly rate - £17.36 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -28.90%
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in West Wales

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in West Wales

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in West Wales