The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 41 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing ITSM 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.13% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
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£413 £455 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+31.81% +17.85%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 334 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.72% 68.30% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 214 123
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 18
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.60 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) CentOS
5 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (13.33%) CMDB
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
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