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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 65 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing ITSM 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 1.58% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 2.05% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 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 £425 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.30% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.33 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+16.64% -17.64%
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
515 585 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 67.50% 77.18% 66.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 241 221
Average daily rate £370 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
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 17 September 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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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
Peterborough +5 2 - -
ITSM
East of England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) QAD
4 2 (22.22%) MFGPRO
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (22.22%) EDI
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (11.11%) Windows

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MFGPRO
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) QAD
3 1 (11.11%) Lotus