The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 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.

Service Management
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.08% - 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% - 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £397 £358
% change year-on-year +3.27% +11.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year +13.57% +4.86%  

Service Management 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 67 66 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 69.79% 78.57% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 68
Median daily rate £380 £335 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +3.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £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 25
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 £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Peterborough

Service Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Management in Peterborough

Service Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Service Management in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Avaya
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Dutch Language
2 2 (50.00%) German Language
2 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Service Management
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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Skype
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Dutch Language
1 2 (50.00%) German Language
1 2 (50.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft