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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 30 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Service Management 39 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.60% 5.08% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.61% 6.30% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 16
Median daily rate £411 £298 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £214 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £434 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £19.76
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -32.43%
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
590 651 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.65% 80.67% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 355 430
Median daily rate £410 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £40.00 £15.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 May 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 28 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 54 (84.38%) ITIL
2 39 (60.94%) Security Cleared
3 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
4 26 (40.63%) Finance
5 20 (31.25%) ITIL V3
6 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 18 (28.13%) Service Delivery
7 17 (26.56%) HP
7 17 (26.56%) ITSM
7 17 (26.56%) Service Design
8 14 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (18.75%) Change Management
10 11 (17.19%) MS Office
10 11 (17.19%) OVSD
10 11 (17.19%) DV Cleared
11 10 (15.63%) Capacity Management
11 10 (15.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (15.63%) Windows
11 10 (15.63%) Linux
12 9 (14.06%) Project Management
12 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (14.06%) CentOS
12 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
13 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (12.50%) High Availability
13 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 8 (12.50%) SLA
13 8 (12.50%) VMware

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 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Office
2 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) iSCSI
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) Internet
3 3 (4.69%) WAN
3 3 (4.69%) WEP
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) FTP
5 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.56%) NGN
5 1 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.56%) SSL
5 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) DB2
1 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Service Manager
2 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 11 (17.19%) Services Delivery Manager
4 10 (15.63%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (14.06%) Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Change Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Commercial Manager
8 4 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Service Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Commercial Contracts Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.69%) ITIL Service Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Operations Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Transition Manager
10 2 (3.13%) Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) J2EE
1 3 (4.69%) Servlets
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (1.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Statistics
2 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.56%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) CentOS
2 9 (14.06%) Ubuntu
3 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (84.38%) ITIL
2 20 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 18 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 17 (26.56%) ITSM
4 17 (26.56%) Service Design
5 12 (18.75%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) Capacity Management
7 9 (14.06%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) High Availability
8 8 (12.50%) Migration
9 6 (9.38%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.81%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.25%) CRM
11 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 4 (6.25%) Operations Management
11 4 (6.25%) People Management
11 4 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (60.94%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 14 (21.88%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (17.19%) DV Cleared
5 10 (15.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) CCNP
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) ISEB
7 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.94%) NFS
3 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) OVSD
2 7 (10.94%) SCOM
3 3 (4.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) HP
3 8 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) NetApp
5 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) arcserve
6 1 (1.56%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.56%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Compaq
6 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.56%) IronPort
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) Symantec
6 1 (1.56%) Veeam
6 1 (1.56%) webMethods
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