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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 58 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Service Management 18 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.91% 0.99% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.24% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
Median daily rate £325 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £261 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +0.42%
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
776 724 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.55% 79.82% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 570 469
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +131.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.68 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 9 (21.95%) Internet
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
4 8 (19.51%) Banking
4 8 (19.51%) Retail
5 7 (17.07%) Online Banking
5 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
5 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
6 6 (14.63%) Marketing
6 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
6 6 (14.63%) Release Management
7 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.76%) ITSM
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) Unix
8 4 (9.76%) Windows
8 4 (9.76%) MS Office
8 4 (9.76%) C++
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) CATIA
9 3 (7.32%) Information Security
9 3 (7.32%) PLM

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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) CATIA
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) Extranet
4 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) QlikView
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
4 6 (14.63%) Marketing
4 6 (14.63%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Malware Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Product Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Products Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) J2EE
1 1 (2.44%) OpenCL
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.07%) Online Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.88%) PMI
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
5 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.63%) Release Management
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) ITSM
7 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 3 (7.32%) CAD
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Functional Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Information Security
8 3 (7.32%) PLM
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) C
2 3 (7.32%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
3 2 (4.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 2 (4.88%) CREST Certified
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) GCIA
3 2 (4.88%) GCIH
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.88%) SANS
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Snort
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.88%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Intel Security
1 3 (7.32%) PTC
1 3 (7.32%) Remedy
2 2 (4.88%) ArcSight
2 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
2 2 (4.88%) Splunk