The table below looks at the statistics for ServiceCenter skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceCenter over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £353 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £250 £110
% change year-on-year
+38.00% +127.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £13.50 £8.63
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.43%
ServiceCenter
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
257 285 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.11% 10.77% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 128 114
Average daily rate £364 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £224 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 26
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.27% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £13.65 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

ServiceCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ServiceCenter Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ServiceCenter
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ServiceCenter across the Berkshire region.

ServiceCenter Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ServiceCenter
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter across the Berkshire region.

ServiceCenter Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ServiceCenter
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceCenter within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 2 £353 -
ServiceCenter
South East

ServiceCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ServiceCenter also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ServiceCenter.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ServiceCenter also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ServiceCenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VCP5
1 2 (100.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware