The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 47 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 24 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.76% 1.36% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 1.72% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 11
Median daily rate £340 £390 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £390 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
Service Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
694 697 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.95% 78.85% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 512 495
Median daily rate £375 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 27
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.74 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +50.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Service Delivery
3 13 (30.23%) SLA
4 11 (25.58%) Windows
4 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
5 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
5 10 (23.26%) ITSM
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
7 8 (18.60%) Java
7 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
8 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
8 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
8 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
8 7 (16.28%) Internet
8 7 (16.28%) SIEM
8 7 (16.28%) LogRhythm
9 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
9 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
9 6 (13.95%) Lotus
9 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
9 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
9 6 (13.95%) IBM Domino
9 6 (13.95%) Billing
9 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
9 6 (13.95%) Finance
9 6 (13.95%) Validation
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (13.95%) IBM Domino
1 6 (13.95%) IBM Notes
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
1 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Network Security
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) SNMP
4 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.95%) Billing
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (11.63%) Analyst
1 5 (11.63%) Deskside Support
1 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
1 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
1 5 (11.63%) Test Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 4 (9.30%) Malware Specialist
2 4 (9.30%) Security Specialist
3 3 (6.98%) Product Specialist
3 3 (6.98%) Service Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Service Transition Specialist
3 3 (6.98%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Incident Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Network Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Quality Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) J2EE
1 1 (2.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
3 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Service Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
4 10 (23.26%) ITSM
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 7 (16.28%) SIEM
7 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.95%) Validation
8 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) Facilities Management
8 5 (11.63%) Office Automation
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
8 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) Process Management
8 5 (11.63%) Quality Management
8 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) Internal Audit
9 4 (9.30%) Threat Management
10 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (4.65%) CREST Certified
3 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) GCIA
3 2 (4.65%) GCIH
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (4.65%) SANS
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) SLA
2 5 (11.63%) ISO 9001
3 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.65%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.33%) logstash
4 1 (2.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) LogRhythm
3 6 (13.95%) Lotus
4 5 (11.63%) Adobe
4 5 (11.63%) Apple
4 5 (11.63%) Citrix
4 5 (11.63%) Dell
4 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
6 3 (6.98%) Splunk
7 2 (4.65%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.33%) BMC
8 1 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.33%) VMware