The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 41 51 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing Service Management 11 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.39% 1.46% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.90% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 8
Median daily rate £288 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -31.53%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 368 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.54% 76.51% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 226 139
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 33
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Gloucester - 6 £131 -
Cheltenham +13 1 £400 - 4
Service Management
South West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL V3
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) ITSM
5 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (28.57%) VoIP
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) Citrix
6 5 (23.81%) Change Management
6 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (23.81%) XenApp
7 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (19.05%) AppSense
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Mainframe

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Eucalyptus
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) VoIP
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) WebEx
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
3 3 (14.29%) CMDB
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
4 2 (9.52%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.76%) PMI
5 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.76%) Replication
5 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) zOS
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Validation
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) DevOps
6 3 (14.29%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.52%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) APMG
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) ACF2
3 4 (19.05%) BitLocker
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (19.05%) UAG
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) zSecure
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) DameWare
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) AppSense
4 4 (19.05%) Canon
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Sophos
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (9.52%) CA
5 2 (9.52%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
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