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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 37 44 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Service Management 41 47 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.60% 3.49% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 4.35% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 28
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £141 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £433 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +32.28%
Service Management
South East

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
731 1081 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.95% 80.25% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 612 546
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £269 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 37 £425 +21.42% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £308 -
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 76 (86.36%) ITIL
2 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
3 47 (53.41%) SC Cleared
4 32 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 31 (35.23%) Finance
6 26 (29.55%) Service Design
7 25 (28.41%) ITSM
8 22 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 20 (22.73%) HP
10 19 (21.59%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (21.59%) SLA
11 18 (20.45%) Windows
12 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
13 16 (18.18%) DV Cleared
14 13 (14.77%) OVSD
15 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
15 12 (13.64%) Project Management
15 12 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (12.50%) Linux
16 11 (12.50%) MS Office
16 11 (12.50%) Change Management
17 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
17 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
18 9 (10.23%) CRM
18 9 (10.23%) NFS
18 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
18 9 (10.23%) Virtual Environments
18 9 (10.23%) Virtual Machines
18 9 (10.23%) iSCSI
18 9 (10.23%) Problem Management

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 2 (2.27%) CMS
1 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
1 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Office
2 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) iSCSI
2 4 (4.55%) WAN
3 3 (3.41%) Firewall
3 3 (3.41%) LAN
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.27%) LTE
4 2 (2.27%) PBX
4 2 (2.27%) VoIP
4 2 (2.27%) WEP
4 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.14%) 3G
5 1 (1.14%) 4G
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.14%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) GSM
5 1 (1.14%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) SAN
5 1 (1.14%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) DB2
General
1 31 (35.23%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) German Language
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (22.73%) Analyst
1 20 (22.73%) Service Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Architect
2 15 (17.05%) Delivery Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (12.50%) Service Architect
4 6 (6.82%) Commercial Manager
4 6 (6.82%) IT Manager
4 6 (6.82%) ITIL Manager
4 6 (6.82%) ITIL Service Manager
5 5 (5.68%) Change Analyst
5 5 (5.68%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Commercial Contracts Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Consultant
6 4 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.41%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.41%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
1 2 (2.27%) HTML
1 2 (2.27%) J2EE
1 2 (2.27%) Servlets
1 2 (2.27%) Web Services
1 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.27%) CMDB
4 2 (2.27%) PMI
4 2 (2.27%) Statistics
4 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.09%) CentOS
4 8 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.14%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (86.36%) ITIL
2 32 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 26 (29.55%) Service Design
4 25 (28.41%) ITSM
5 22 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 12 (13.64%) Project Management
7 11 (12.50%) Change Management
8 9 (10.23%) Configuration Management
8 9 (10.23%) CRM
8 9 (10.23%) Problem Management
8 9 (10.23%) Virtual Environments
9 8 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.95%) High Availability
10 7 (7.95%) Matrix Management
11 6 (6.82%) Capacity Management
11 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
11 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (6.82%) PRINCE
12 5 (5.68%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.55%) C#
3 4 (4.55%) Java
3 4 (4.55%) Python
3 4 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 47 (53.41%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.59%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 12 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (4.55%) CEH
6 4 (4.55%) CISM
6 4 (4.55%) CISSP
6 4 (4.55%) GCIA
6 4 (4.55%) GCIH
6 4 (4.55%) GIAC
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.27%) Degree
7 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.14%) CCENT
8 1 (1.14%) CCNP
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) NFS
2 9 (10.23%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (14.77%) OVSD
2 9 (10.23%) SCOM
3 2 (2.27%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.14%) PaperCut
4 1 (1.14%) SCCM
4 1 (1.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) HP
2 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 6 (6.82%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.55%) Cisco
6 3 (3.41%) NetApp
6 3 (3.41%) Remedy
7 2 (2.27%) BMC
7 2 (2.27%) CA
7 2 (2.27%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) SAP
7 2 (2.27%) Symantec
8 1 (1.14%) arcserve
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix
8 1 (1.14%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle
8 1 (1.14%) Veeam
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