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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 55 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 12 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.41% 0.65% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.79% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 7
Median daily rate £269 £390 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.08% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £545 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -16.56%
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
693 756 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.15% 81.64% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 591 486
Median daily rate £376 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.55 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (17.14%) Internet
4 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Banking
5 5 (14.29%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Retail Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Online Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Release Management
6 4 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Intel Security
6 4 (11.43%) ITSM
6 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.43%) Threat Management
7 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
7 3 (8.57%) SLA
7 3 (8.57%) Linux

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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Extranet
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) QlikView
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (11.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (8.57%) Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Malware Specialist
2 4 (11.43%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Security Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Product Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Service Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) OpenCL
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Online Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.71%) PMI
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.43%) ITSM
6 4 (11.43%) Release Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Threat Management
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security
7 3 (8.57%) Product Management
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Facilities Management
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) CREST Certified
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) GCIA
3 2 (5.71%) GCIH
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.71%) SANS
4 1 (2.86%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Snort
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.71%) RSA enVision
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Intel Security
2 2 (5.71%) ArcSight
2 2 (5.71%) LogRhythm
2 2 (5.71%) Splunk