The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 18 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 25 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.83% 3.06% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 3.94% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £406 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £310 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £355 £357
% change year-on-year
+9.01% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Service Delivery
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
307 355 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.88% 77.68% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 230 88
Average daily rate £425 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £46.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +21 22 £350 -12.50% 3
Bedford - 4 £300 - 2
Dunstable - 1 £205 - 1
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 31 (75.61%) ITIL
2 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
3 14 (34.15%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (21.95%) Windows
5 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
6 6 (14.63%) SLA
6 6 (14.63%) Finance
6 6 (14.63%) Service Management
7 5 (12.20%) Retail
7 5 (12.20%) Statistics
7 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle
8 4 (9.76%) Change Management
8 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (9.76%) VMware
8 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) SCCM
8 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.32%) LAN
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco
10 2 (4.88%) WAN

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 2 (4.88%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.44%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.44%) CorVu
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) QlikView
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Service Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Service Transition Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Statistics
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) ITIL
2 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) ERP
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) OpenText
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £130.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago