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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 54 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 16 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.89% 0.90% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.14% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 12
Median daily rate £325 £390 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +31.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £390 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £478 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -30.64%
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
681 703 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.59% 79.52% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 534 485
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 38
Median hourly rate £41.63 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.37% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.02 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) Finance
5 6 (18.75%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) SLA
5 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 5 (15.63%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) ITSM
7 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
7 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.50%) Billing
7 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (12.50%) Threat Management
7 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
8 3 (9.38%) Product Management
8 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Dell

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (9.38%) IBM Domino
2 3 (9.38%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) QlikView
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Malware Specialist
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Deskside Support
3 3 (9.38%) Product Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) OpenCL
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.25%) PMI
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITSM
6 4 (12.50%) Threat Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Product Management
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.25%) Process Management
8 2 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) GCIA
3 2 (6.25%) GCIH
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) SANS
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.25%) RSA enVision
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Apple
2 3 (9.38%) Citrix
2 3 (9.38%) Dell
2 3 (9.38%) Lotus
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Symantec
3 2 (6.25%) ArcSight
3 2 (6.25%) LogRhythm
3 2 (6.25%) Splunk