Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for ServiceCenter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ServiceCenter over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 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.

HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.14% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £193 - £260
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

ServiceCenter is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 124 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 17.66% 9.70% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 32 40
Lancashire median daily rate £488 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +26.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £414 £313 £150
90th Percentile £605 £575 £519
North West median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.60% - +22.86%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.62
% change year-on-year -10.26% -0.59% +63.46%

ServiceCenter
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing ServiceCenter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceCenter in Lancashire

ServiceCenter
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceCenter within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
ServiceCenter
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ServiceCenter.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

ServiceCenter
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware