Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Management
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 50 70
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Management 29 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.04% 2.89% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.53% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 22
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £468 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.33% +3.13%
10th Percentile £255 £400 £319
90th Percentile £730 £638 £574
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £11.25 - £15.00
90th Percentile £21.15 - £55.00
East of England median hourly rate £12.43 £16.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -24.70% -34.00% +53.85%

Service Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1185 934 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.22% 81.93% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 450 754
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £394 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.27% +6.21%
10th Percentile £238 £224 £263
90th Percentile £543 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 89 87
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +120.59% -38.18%
10th Percentile £12.18 £13.30 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.50
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Management in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Cambridgeshire

Service Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 15 £419 -10.43% 4
Peterborough -11 6 £275 +4.96%
Huntingdon - 3 £600 -
Service Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 11 (37.93%) ITSM
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 3 (10.34%) Finance
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 3 (10.34%) Remedy
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Phone
6 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (10.34%) Service Design
6 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) AlgoSec
7 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (6.90%) Tufin
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) WebEx
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IT Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Deskside Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Deskside Support
7 2 (6.90%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Report Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Service Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITSM
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Design
6 2 (6.90%) Analytics
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) MCSA
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy
1 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.90%) AlgoSec
2 2 (6.90%) Tufin
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) VMware