The table below looks at the statistics for ServiceCenter skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceCenter over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
Rank 201 221 230
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.056% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.39% 0.99% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -26.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £143 £75 £165
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -54.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
509 406 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.62% 5.67% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 285 334
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 12
Average hourly rate £15.75 £24.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% +29.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £19.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £34.25 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

ServiceCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ServiceCenter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ServiceCenter
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ServiceCenter across the City of London region.

ServiceCenter Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ServiceCenter
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter across the City of London region.

ServiceCenter Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ServiceCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ServiceCenter 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 ServiceCenter.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Peregrine
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ServiceCenter 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 ServiceCenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Peregrine
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £390 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago