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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 58 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 1.94% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.51% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 1
Median daily rate £300 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +23.46%
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
739 676 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.30% 77.08% 77.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 529 511
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.15 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £90.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 21 (77.78%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
3 9 (33.33%) Internet
3 9 (33.33%) Banking
3 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 8 (29.63%) Online Banking
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
4 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
5 7 (25.93%) Marketing
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
7 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
8 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 3 (11.11%) C
9 3 (11.11%) C++
9 3 (11.11%) Perl
9 3 (11.11%) CAD
9 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.11%) Remedy
9 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 3 (11.11%) Validation
9 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.11%) CATIA
9 3 (11.11%) PLM
9 3 (11.11%) PTC

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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) CATIA
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Extranet
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
General
1 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Information Officer
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Operational Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Product Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Products Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Security Officer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (29.63%) Online Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) NetWare
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
3 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) CAD
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.11%) PLM
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) ITSM
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) C++
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HND
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) PTC
1 3 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) VMware