The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 65 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing ITSM 13 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.52% 0.84% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.23% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+31.45% +10.71%
ITSM
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
663 571 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 77.45% 68.80% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 329 251
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 28
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

ITSM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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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
Cambridge +3 9 £413 -9.34% 1
Peterborough -3 3 - -
ITSM
East of England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Service Management
3 9 (37.50%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Middleware
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) QA
8 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
8 3 (12.50%) VoIP
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) Legal
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) QAD
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) SAP
9 2 (8.33%) VB
9 2 (8.33%) Perl

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MFGPRO
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Service Management
2 9 (37.50%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) System Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Demand Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) QAD
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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