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 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
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
Rank 424 421 419
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.054% 0.10% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £60 - £120
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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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
1846 1934 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.86% 8.22% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1252 1036
Average daily rate £425 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 46
Average hourly rate £22.18 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £52.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WinDbg
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WinDbg
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Siebel
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy