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 23 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.

Service Management
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs citing Service Management 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.11% 1.03% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 1.45% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £174 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -65.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £404 £375
% change year-on-year -0.99% +7.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £13.35
% change year-on-year +18.64% +10.48%  

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 75 69 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 78.95% 71.13% 77.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 48
Median daily rate £370 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 28
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 £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 23 June 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 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing

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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft