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 28 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.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ITSM 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.16% - 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £291 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -0.56% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £15.82
% change year-on-year +19.23% -17.82%  

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 68 64 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 71.58% 77.11% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 69
Median daily rate £380 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 26
Median hourly rate £15.50 £32.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.81% +134.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 7 (100.00%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Progress
3 5 (71.43%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (14.29%) MFGPRO
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MFGPRO
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Progress DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Progress
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle