The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 33 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 41 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.59% 2.35% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 2.87% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 12
Median daily rate £408 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.42% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £163 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
723 802 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.96% 82.09% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 422 493
Median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 23
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.20 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.36% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Management across the Buckinghamshire region.

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Management across the Buckinghamshire region.

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +11 31 £411 +0.24% 6
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 66 (76.74%) ITIL
2 49 (56.98%) SC Cleared
2 49 (56.98%) Security Cleared
3 35 (40.70%) Service Delivery
4 31 (36.05%) Service Design
5 29 (33.72%) Finance
6 25 (29.07%) SLA
7 24 (27.91%) Project Management
8 21 (24.42%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (19.77%) DV Cleared
10 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
12 12 (13.95%) ITSM
12 12 (13.95%) HP
12 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2
13 11 (12.79%) SQL
14 10 (11.63%) Windows
14 10 (11.63%) Change Management
14 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
14 10 (11.63%) Logistics
15 9 (10.47%) Statistical Analysis
15 9 (10.47%) MS Office
15 9 (10.47%) Coaching
16 8 (9.30%) VMware
16 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
17 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
17 7 (8.14%) Active Directory

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.49%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Office
2 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) IaaS
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) BIG-IP
1 3 (3.49%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.33%) 3G
2 2 (2.33%) LAN
2 2 (2.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.33%) VLAN
2 2 (2.33%) VoIP
2 2 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.16%) 2G
3 1 (1.16%) 4G
3 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.16%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
1 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Automotive
3 1 (1.16%) German Language
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Service Manager
2 15 (17.44%) Architect
3 14 (16.28%) Service Architect
4 12 (13.95%) Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Consultant
6 7 (8.14%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) SharePoint Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Designer
8 5 (5.81%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Transition Manager
9 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) Service Transition Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Deployment Specialist
10 3 (3.49%) Incident Manager
10 3 (3.49%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.49%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.16%) CMDB
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.63%) Windows
2 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Vista
4 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.49%) Linux
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (76.74%) ITIL
2 35 (40.70%) Service Delivery
3 31 (36.05%) Service Design
4 24 (27.91%) Project Management
5 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
6 12 (13.95%) ITSM
6 12 (13.95%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.63%) Change Management
7 10 (11.63%) Logistics
8 9 (10.47%) Coaching
8 9 (10.47%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.98%) Matrix Management
11 6 (6.98%) Resource Management
12 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
12 5 (5.81%) GAP Analysis
12 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.81%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) VB
3 4 (4.65%) VBScript
4 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (56.98%) SC Cleared
1 49 (56.98%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.42%) ITIL Certification
3 17 (19.77%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.49%) Degree
5 3 (3.49%) MCP
5 3 (3.49%) MCSE
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.33%) APMP
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) ISEB
6 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.16%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.07%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) GAMP
3 2 (2.33%) GxP
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.16%) ISO19770
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) BladeLogic
1 4 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (4.65%) SCCM
1 4 (4.65%) WSUS
2 3 (3.49%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) HP
3 8 (9.30%) VMware
4 6 (6.98%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.81%) Remedy
6 4 (4.65%) Citrix
7 3 (3.49%) F5
8 2 (2.33%) Cisco
8 2 (2.33%) Compaq
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