The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 40 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 1.09% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £387 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.38 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.00% -37.50%
ITSM
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
290 362 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.62% 78.87% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 269 202
Median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.39 £20.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
1 5 (83.33%) Tableau
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Report Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Report Writer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Tableau
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow