The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ServiceCenter skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ServiceCenter over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
England / London
Rank - 417 408
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.092% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £155 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £345 £319
% change year-on-year - +8.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00

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

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2120 2164 1799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.04% 9.84% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1508 1520 1236
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 39
Median hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.88% +20.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

ServiceCenter
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing ServiceCenter as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceCenter in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ServiceCenter in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceCenter in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ServiceCenter in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ServiceCenter in London

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Top 11 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for ServiceCenter.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

ServiceCenter
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp