The table below looks at the statistics for ServiceCenter skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceCenter over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
Rank 408 419 411
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.020% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.053% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -32.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £83 £175
% change year-on-year
- -52.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1898 1668 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.82% 6.62% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1202 1107 1063
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £15.77 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £90.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

ServiceCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ServiceCenter Jobs Demand Trend in London

ServiceCenter
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ServiceCenter Daily Rate Trend in London

ServiceCenter
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ServiceCenter Hourly Rate Trend in London

ServiceCenter
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceCenter within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
City of London +29 1 £525 +75.00%
Croydon - - - -
ServiceCenter
England

ServiceCenter
Top 27 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Italian Language

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase