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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 6 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 4.00% 6.25% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.00% 8.33% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £300 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +200.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +32.00%
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
20 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 80.00% 75.00% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 19
Median daily rate £375 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications

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 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle