Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 14 August 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 79 68
Rank change year-on-year -31 -11 +18
Contract jobs citing Service Management 13 27 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.69% 1.57% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.89% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 30
Bristol median daily rate £388 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.63% +27.69% -31.58%
10th Percentile £318 £313 £234
90th Percentile £533 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year -3.58% +290.70% -71.90%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,583 1,427 1,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.89% 83.06% 84.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,077 953 1,105
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £273 £252 £253
90th Percentile £535 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 40 57
Bristol median hourly rate £40.88 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.79% -6.67% +33.93%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.49 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.13 £47.05 £46.70
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +7.69%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Bristol

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Bristol

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Bristol

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) SLA
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) NGN
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) PMO
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) VoIP
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) PKI
5 1 (7.69%) CCTV
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) NGN
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (7.69%) TACACS
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) ITSM
5 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) OSCP
2 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) PMO
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
1 1 (7.69%) IAG
1 1 (7.69%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Aruba
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy
1 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds