Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Management
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 34 31
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Service Management 10 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.75% 4.45% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 5.07% 5.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 14
Bracknell median daily rate £377 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.67% -17.24% -9.38%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £238
90th Percentile £505 £525 £429
Berkshire median daily rate £428 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -5.00% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - £14.25 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.74 £14.25 £37.09
% change year-on-year +129.75% -61.58% +33.27%

Service Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 513 493 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 89.53% 87.72% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 228 171
Bracknell median daily rate £375 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +12.98%
10th Percentile £157 £199 £175
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 67
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -35.00% +21.21%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £26.02
% change year-on-year -19.44% -30.82% +36.93%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Bracknell

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Bracknell

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Bracknell over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Bracknell

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) INAP
2 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) SS7
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exalogic
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Squid
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool/Webtop
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) Sun