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 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 28 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 38 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.71% 4.47% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 5.56% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 19
Median daily rate £425 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £141 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £436 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.83%
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
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
546 773 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.98% 80.44% 79.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 458 396
Median daily rate £425 £391 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.83% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £250
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 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.07 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 67 (88.16%) ITIL
2 48 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 45 (59.21%) SC Cleared
4 33 (43.42%) Service Delivery
5 29 (38.16%) Finance
6 26 (34.21%) Service Design
7 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
8 20 (26.32%) ITSM
9 19 (25.00%) SLA
9 19 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (21.05%) HP
11 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
11 14 (18.42%) Windows
11 14 (18.42%) DV Cleared
12 12 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (15.79%) Project Management
13 11 (14.47%) Change Management
13 11 (14.47%) MS Office
13 11 (14.47%) OVSD
14 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
15 9 (11.84%) CRM
15 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
15 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
15 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
16 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
17 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
17 7 (9.21%) Linux
17 7 (9.21%) NFS

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 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Office
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.63%) DNS
2 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
2 2 (2.63%) WEP
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) German Language
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Service Manager
2 16 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
2 16 (21.05%) Services Delivery Manager
3 15 (19.74%) Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) Architect
5 11 (14.47%) Service Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Commercial Manager
6 6 (7.89%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.89%) ITIL Manager
6 6 (7.89%) ITIL Service Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Change Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Commercial Contracts Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) J2EE
1 2 (2.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.63%) PMI
4 2 (2.63%) Statistics
4 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.21%) Linux
5 6 (7.89%) CentOS
5 6 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (88.16%) ITIL
2 33 (43.42%) Service Delivery
3 26 (34.21%) Service Design
4 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
5 20 (26.32%) ITSM
6 12 (15.79%) Project Management
7 11 (14.47%) Change Management
8 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.84%) CRM
8 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.21%) Matrix Management
10 7 (9.21%) Virtual Environments
11 6 (7.89%) Capacity Management
11 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.89%) PRINCE
12 5 (6.58%) Coaching
12 5 (6.58%) High Availability
12 5 (6.58%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) C#
2 4 (5.26%) Python
2 4 (5.26%) VB
3 2 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 48 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 45 (59.21%) SC Cleared
3 19 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (18.42%) DV Cleared
5 12 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (5.26%) CEH
6 4 (5.26%) CISM
6 4 (5.26%) CISSP
6 4 (5.26%) GCIA
6 4 (5.26%) GCIH
6 4 (5.26%) GIAC
7 2 (2.63%) Degree
7 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) CCNP
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) NFS
2 7 (9.21%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (14.47%) OVSD
2 7 (9.21%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.32%) PaperCut
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) HP
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.63%) Remedy
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) arcserve
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.32%) Symantec
6 1 (1.32%) Veeam
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