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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 33 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Service Management 32 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.86% 3.37% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 4.00% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 11
Median daily rate £411 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.24% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £462 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £13.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%

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
545 600 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.70% 84.27% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 325 367
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 53 (75.71%) ITIL
2 49 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 49 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 29 (41.43%) Service Delivery
4 28 (40.00%) Service Design
5 26 (37.14%) Finance
6 23 (32.86%) SLA
7 22 (31.43%) Project Management
8 17 (24.29%) DV Cleared
9 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.71%) HP
12 11 (15.71%) ITIL V3
12 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (14.29%) ITSM
13 10 (14.29%) Logistics
14 9 (12.86%) Statistical Analysis
14 9 (12.86%) MS Office
14 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
14 9 (12.86%) SQL
14 9 (12.86%) Windows
14 9 (12.86%) Coaching
15 7 (10.00%) Change Management
15 7 (10.00%) VMware
15 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.00%) Resource Management
15 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008

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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) IaaS
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
1 2 (2.86%) LAN
1 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.86%) VLAN
1 2 (2.86%) VoIP
1 2 (2.86%) WAN
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Automotive
3 1 (1.43%) German Language
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Architect
2 14 (20.00%) Service Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) Technical Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Deployment Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Transition Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Service Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) CMDB
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.86%) Linux
5 2 (2.86%) Unix
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (75.71%) ITIL
2 29 (41.43%) Service Delivery
3 28 (40.00%) Service Design
4 22 (31.43%) Project Management
5 13 (18.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.71%) ITIL V3
7 10 (14.29%) ITSM
7 10 (14.29%) Logistics
8 9 (12.86%) Coaching
8 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.86%) Statistical Analysis
9 7 (10.00%) Change Management
9 7 (10.00%) Resource Management
10 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.14%) Software Deployment
10 5 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (5.71%) Matrix Management
11 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
11 4 (5.71%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) VB
2 4 (5.71%) VBScript
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 49 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.29%) DV Cleared
3 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.29%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) APMP
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.86%) ISEB
6 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.86%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) MCSE
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (32.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.43%) ISO19770
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) BladeLogic
1 4 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (5.71%) SCCM
1 4 (5.71%) WSUS
2 3 (4.29%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.71%) HP
3 7 (10.00%) VMware
4 5 (7.14%) Remedy
5 3 (4.29%) Citrix
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) Compaq
6 2 (2.86%) F5
6 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
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