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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 54 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Management 20 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.34% 2.20% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 2.86% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 0
Average daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £16.65
% change year-on-year
-11.33% -5.16%
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
696 664 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.50% 77.03% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 506 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 13 (37.14%) Windows
4 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
5 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) SLA
6 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) ITSM
8 8 (22.86%) Citrix
9 7 (20.00%) Internet
9 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
10 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.14%) Lotus
10 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
10 6 (17.14%) IBM Domino
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.14%) Validation
10 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
10 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
11 5 (14.29%) LogRhythm
11 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 5 (14.29%) SIEM
11 5 (14.29%) Performance Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) IBM Domino
1 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (11.43%) LiveLink
4 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) SNMP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Applications Support
3 6 (17.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Support
5 4 (11.43%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Service Transition Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.57%) TIBCO Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planner
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Quality Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.86%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) TIBCO EMS
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) ITSM
4 6 (17.14%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.14%) Validation
5 5 (14.29%) Office Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 5 (14.29%) SIEM
6 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Facilities Management
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (8.57%) Process Management
8 2 (5.71%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.71%) Security Management
8 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) C
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) SLA
2 5 (14.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.71%) QA
4 1 (2.86%) COBIT
4 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
2 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) Lotus
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Adobe
4 5 (14.29%) Apple
4 5 (14.29%) Dell
4 5 (14.29%) LogRhythm
4 5 (14.29%) Symantec
5 4 (11.43%) Remedy
6 3 (8.57%) Atlassian
6 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.86%) BMC
8 1 (2.86%) CA
8 1 (2.86%) McAfee
8 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk
8 1 (2.86%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago