The table below looks at the statistics for ServiceCenter skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceCenter over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
Rank - 123 118
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.49% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £319 £331
% change year-on-year
-18.43% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.80 -
ServiceCenter
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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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
284 201 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.87% 7.38% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 114 89
Median daily rate £400 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 12
Median hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £14.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £26.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

ServiceCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing ServiceCenter as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

ServiceCenter Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ServiceCenter
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ServiceCenter Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ServiceCenter
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ServiceCenter.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Operator
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 2 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) VMware