The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 60 45 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 -19  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 1 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.16% 2.61% 5.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 3.39% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 17
Median daily rate £400 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -22.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £399 £353
% change year-on-year +1.50% +13.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £14.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year +13.57% -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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 508 502 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.38% 77.11% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 343 395
Median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 9
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Wiltshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Wiltshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swindon -5 1 £400 -
Service Management
South West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (69.70%) ITIL
3 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) Military
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
7 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
7 8 (24.24%) HP
7 8 (24.24%) VMware
7 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Change Management
9 6 (18.18%) Replication
9 6 (18.18%) Migration
9 6 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (18.18%) Cisco
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.15%) CCNA
10 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
11 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
11 4 (12.12%) Finance
11 4 (12.12%) ITSM
11 4 (12.12%) Open Source
12 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (9.09%) VLAN
12 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.09%) Management Information System

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) VLAN
1 3 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) DWDM
3 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) OSPF
3 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 15 (45.45%) Military
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Problem Manager
2 6 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Customer Services Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) ICT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (6.06%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Technician
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Communications Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Replication
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) CESG
4 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 11 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) ITSM
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Design
7 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps
8 1 (3.03%) Domain Models
8 1 (3.03%) Presales
8 1 (3.03%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.06%) MCSE
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.06%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) COBIT
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Firmware
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) Docker
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) HP
1 8 (24.24%) VMware
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) CA
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
4 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.06%) Sophos
4 2 (6.06%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) Brocade
5 1 (3.03%) BT
5 1 (3.03%) Ciena
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
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