Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 July 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 77 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 -34 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 51 106 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.80% 2.61% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 3.02% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 61 173
West Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £430 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +26.32% +2.26%
10th Percentile £388 £313 £213
90th Percentile £495 £575 £523
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £430 £340
% change year-on-year +2.44% +26.32% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £8.83 £14.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.14% -13.28% +4.50%
10th Percentile £8.00 £13.65 £13.47
90th Percentile £18.75 £14.75 £17.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.16 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year -36.81% +13.73% +1.03%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2456 3508 3580
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.51% 86.47% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1681 2409 2433
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +1.71%
10th Percentile £300 £287 £243
90th Percentile £550 £570 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 50 76
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £13.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -21.10% +12.20%
10th Percentile £8.41 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.08 £24.25 £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.90% -12.12% +10.00%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Service Management in West Yorkshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Leeds -6 28 £430 +1.18% 9
Brighouse - 8 - -
Halifax 0 7 £440 +2.44% 1
Bradford +12 4 - - 5
Huddersfield -5 1 £450 +9.09%
Wakefield -8 1 - - 1
Service Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 16 (31.37%) ITSM
4 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
6 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (17.65%) Windows
9 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
9 8 (15.69%) DevOps
10 7 (13.73%) SLA
10 7 (13.73%) Banking
11 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (9.80%) NHS
12 5 (9.80%) Internet
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (9.80%) VMware
12 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.80%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (9.80%) JIRA
12 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
13 4 (7.84%) vSphere
13 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
13 4 (7.84%) Change Control
13 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
13 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) Intranet
2 4 (7.84%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (7.84%) SNMP
3 3 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Product Manager
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Digital Product Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
7 2 (3.92%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.92%) z/OS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) ISPF
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) RESTful
2 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.80%) NHS
2 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) CMDB
3 3 (5.88%) iSeries
3 3 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (5.88%) Tandem
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) zOS
4 2 (3.92%) Android
4 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 16 (31.37%) ITSM
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.69%) DevOps
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.80%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (7.84%) Change Control
8 4 (7.84%) Information Security
8 4 (7.84%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (7.84%) Service Continuity Management
8 4 (7.84%) TDD
8 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.88%) B2B
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.88%) Migration
9 3 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) JCL
2 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.96%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.84%) CCNA
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.96%) ACF2
5 1 (1.96%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) WMI
2 3 (5.88%) DameWare
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.96%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) zSecure
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.80%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco
3 4 (7.84%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Axway
4 3 (5.88%) Dell
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) IBM Sterling
4 3 (5.88%) LANDesk
4 3 (5.88%) Wyse
5 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.96%) Remedy
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
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