The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management 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 Service Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 60 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Management 14 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.71% 2.59% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 3.69% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £353 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £427 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.21 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Service Management
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
623 569 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.16% 70.16% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 312 241
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 36
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.60 £21.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.70 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Management across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Service Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
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 Service Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 11 £413 +3.12% 4
Peterborough +3 1 - -
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) ITSM
3 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.86%) MS Office
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Remedy
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.29%) SaaS
6 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) QA
7 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 3 (10.71%) Legal
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 2 (7.14%) SLA
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Service Management 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 Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MFGPRO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CS
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) VoIP
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Progress Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Progress Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) CCTV
2 1 (3.57%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) BYOD
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) ITSM
3 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) Channel Management
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (3.57%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.57%) COBIT
3 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
1 4 (14.29%) Remedy
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) QAD
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.57%) Kaseya
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) BMC
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £325 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago