The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 27 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing ITSM 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.21% 0.62% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 0.86% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 116 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 78.07% 71.60% 66.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 34 57
Average daily rate £380 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £164 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £20.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Korn
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) QAD
6 2 (16.67%) MFGPRO
6 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (16.67%) EDI
7 1 (8.33%) Lotus
7 1 (8.33%) Shell Script

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MFGPRO
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Development Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (33.33%) Korn
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) QAD
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus