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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South West / Bristol
Rank 59 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.33% 2.36% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.86% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 10
Median daily rate £428 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.13% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £120 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £473 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -15.62%

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
665 733 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.12% 82.55% 80.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 543 534
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (19.05%) APMP
4 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) DSDM
5 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
5 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
5 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.52%) Unix

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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 3 (14.29%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) Extranet
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) NetWare
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) DSDM
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
7 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) APMP
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) CREST Certified
5 1 (4.76%) GCIA
5 1 (4.76%) GCIH
5 1 (4.76%) HND
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (4.76%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) VMware