The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 18 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.15% 1.01% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 1.43% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £220 £174 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.43% -49.56%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £387
% change year-on-year +9.58% -5.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £12.50
% change year-on-year +0.71% +39.00%  

ITSM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75 70 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 80.65% 70.71% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 42
Median daily rate £370 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +27.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £31.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough citing ITSM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Peterborough

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Peterborough

ITSM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Progress
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Progress DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle