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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 58 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing ITSM 7 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.96% 1.79% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.40% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£455 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
517 499 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 70.82% 74.48% 64.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 199 225
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 63
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.80 £12.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £50.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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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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
Peterborough +3 4 - - 2
ITSM
East of England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Change Management
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Korn
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) EDI
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (15.38%) QAD
5 2 (15.38%) MFGPRO
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MFGPRO
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Development Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) QAD
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
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