The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 46 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing ITSM 10 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.23% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 1.60% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Median daily rate £279 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% -14.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +26.66%

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
438 437 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.35% 77.07% 79.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 263 347
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 34 57
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +3 5 £279 +60.20%
Cambridge +5 4 - -
ITSM
East of England

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 15 (68.18%) Change Management
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
6 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
6 7 (31.82%) Java
6 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (22.73%) Service Management
7 5 (22.73%) Progress
7 5 (22.73%) AIX
8 3 (13.64%) Service Design
8 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office
8 3 (13.64%) Remedy
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
9 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
10 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.55%) Coaching
10 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) MFGPRO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Business One
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
General
1 8 (36.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
4 3 (13.64%) Service Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Progress DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) Oracle ADF
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Change Management
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Design
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Progress
3 3 (13.64%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) VMware