The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 31 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Management 36 39 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.88% 3.76% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 4.64% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 19
Median daily rate £450 £410 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £209 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £466 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £18.52 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +23.46%
Service Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
490 840 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.07% 80.92% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 494 377
Median daily rate £430 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £9.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Service Management Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 62 (87.32%) ITIL
2 44 (61.97%) Security Cleared
3 43 (60.56%) SC Cleared
4 34 (47.89%) Service Delivery
5 28 (39.44%) Finance
5 28 (39.44%) Service Design
6 23 (32.39%) SLA
7 19 (26.76%) ITIL V3
8 17 (23.94%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (22.54%) Project Management
10 15 (21.13%) ITSM
11 13 (18.31%) DV Cleared
12 12 (16.90%) Change Management
13 11 (15.49%) HP
13 11 (15.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (12.68%) Coaching
14 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (12.68%) MS Office
14 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
15 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
15 8 (11.27%) Windows
15 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
15 8 (11.27%) Problem Management
16 7 (9.86%) Matrix Management
16 7 (9.86%) CRM
16 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
17 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
17 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
17 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
17 6 (8.45%) OVSD

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.82%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.41%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) DB2
General
1 28 (39.44%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Automotive
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Service Manager
2 15 (21.13%) Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Architect
4 13 (18.31%) Service Architect
5 12 (16.90%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (16.90%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Commercial Manager
6 6 (8.45%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Change Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL Manager
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL Service Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Commercial Contracts Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Support Manager
10 2 (2.82%) Change Manager
10 2 (2.82%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) J2EE
1 1 (1.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.63%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Statistics
5 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) CentOS
3 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (87.32%) ITIL
2 34 (47.89%) Service Delivery
3 28 (39.44%) Service Design
4 19 (26.76%) ITIL V3
5 16 (22.54%) Project Management
6 15 (21.13%) ITSM
7 12 (16.90%) Change Management
8 9 (12.68%) Coaching
8 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.27%) Problem Management
10 7 (9.86%) CRM
10 7 (9.86%) Matrix Management
10 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
11 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
11 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.04%) Information Security
12 5 (7.04%) People Management
13 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) C#
2 4 (5.63%) Python
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) VB
3 1 (1.41%) C
3 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Security Cleared
2 43 (60.56%) SC Cleared
3 17 (23.94%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (18.31%) DV Cleared
5 11 (15.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (5.63%) CEH
6 4 (5.63%) CISM
6 4 (5.63%) CISSP
6 4 (5.63%) GCIA
6 4 (5.63%) GCIH
6 4 (5.63%) GIAC
7 2 (2.82%) Degree
7 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.82%) NFS
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) OVSD
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) PaperCut
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) HP
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Remedy
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) NetApp
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