The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management 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 Service Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 17 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Contract jobs citing Service Management 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.45% 0.60% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 0.78% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £174 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.06% -0.67%
Service Management
Cambridgeshire

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
61 129 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 70.11% 77.25% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 92 52
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.20 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +14.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £24.50 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Service Management
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Management Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Service Management Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Service Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SLA

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple