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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 62 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Service Management 8 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 1.58% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.04% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £320 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £380 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-16.56% +14.28%
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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
686 636 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 79.21% 77.47% 68.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 456 207
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 9
Average hourly rate £37.04 £24.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.18% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management.

1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITSM
3 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (12.00%) Data Management
5 3 (12.00%) SIGTRAN
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 3 (12.00%) Broadband
5 3 (12.00%) SS7
5 3 (12.00%) SDH
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Rational Rose
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) MS Project
6 2 (8.00%) MS Office

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) SIGTRAN
2 3 (12.00%) Broadband
2 3 (12.00%) SDH
2 3 (12.00%) SS7
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.00%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Service Assurance Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Design Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) ICT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITSM
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) Matrix Management
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
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