Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 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.

HP OpenView ServiceCenter (formerly Peregrine ServiceCenter)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 227 238
Contract jobs citing ServiceCenter 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.15% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
North West median daily rate - £260 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% -8.77%
England median daily rate £70 £410 £130
% change year-on-year -82.93% +215.38% -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £15.92 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +9.79% -6.45%

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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 592 655 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.42% 9.50% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 401 374
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +19.67%
10th Percentile £258 £187 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 30
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £19.62 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.14% +63.46% -35.14%
10th Percentile £11.11 £12.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.30 £43.00 £35.25
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +1.50%

ServiceCenter
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ServiceCenter as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceCenter in the North West

ServiceCenter
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceCenter in the North West