The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 15.09% 8.33% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 10.34% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £392 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.36% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.52 £18.05 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-19.55% +28.92%
Service Delivery
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.02% 80.56% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 35
Median daily rate £450 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Service Delivery
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Primavera
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Primavera
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow