The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 57 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 57 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.53% 2.72% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 3.59% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 27
Median daily rate £463 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £208 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 £37.15 £59.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.83% -37.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £14.88
% change year-on-year
+24.28% +17.64%
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1812 1949 1908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.35% 75.87% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1119 940
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 70 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +16 23 £463 -2.63% 5
Maidenhead +2 7 £475 - 3
Slough -6 4 - - 2
Newbury -4 3 - -
Bracknell -4 2 £344 +41.75% 1
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 45 (33.33%) ITIL
2 34 (25.19%) Telecoms
3 27 (20.00%) SLA
4 24 (17.78%) Project Management
5 20 (14.81%) Degree
5 20 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
6 19 (14.07%) Service Management
6 19 (14.07%) Back Office
7 18 (13.33%) 3G
7 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 18 (13.33%) 4G
8 17 (12.59%) High Availability
8 17 (12.59%) Cisco
8 17 (12.59%) Change Management
9 16 (11.85%) SOAP
10 15 (11.11%) Nokia
10 15 (11.11%) DV Cleared
11 14 (10.37%) Problem Management
11 14 (10.37%) ITIL V3
11 14 (10.37%) LTE
11 14 (10.37%) HNC
11 14 (10.37%) SharePoint
11 14 (10.37%) Finance
12 13 (9.63%) MS Excel
12 13 (9.63%) HP
12 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.89%) Windows
13 12 (8.89%) Java
14 11 (8.15%) Cisco Certification

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.70%) Drupal
2 5 (3.70%) MQSeries
3 3 (2.22%) Documentum
4 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (9.63%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.44%) MS Office
4 5 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.74%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.93%) Office 365
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.33%) 3G
1 18 (13.33%) 4G
2 14 (10.37%) LTE
3 10 (7.41%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (7.41%) INAP
3 10 (7.41%) LDAP
3 10 (7.41%) MGW
3 10 (7.41%) SIGTRAN
4 9 (6.67%) WAN
5 8 (5.93%) Firewall
5 8 (5.93%) Internet
5 8 (5.93%) MPLS
5 8 (5.93%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (5.93%) Wireless
6 7 (5.19%) VPN
7 6 (4.44%) SAN
7 6 (4.44%) Unified Communications
8 5 (3.70%) 2G
8 5 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.70%) MS Access
2 2 (1.48%) DB2
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) AppScan
General
1 34 (25.19%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.07%) Back Office
3 14 (10.37%) Finance
4 9 (6.67%) Front Office
5 4 (2.96%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Billing
6 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.48%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (14.81%) Service Manager
2 14 (10.37%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (10.37%) Services Delivery Manager
3 12 (8.89%) Analyst
3 12 (8.89%) Architect
3 12 (8.89%) Consultant
4 10 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 6 (4.44%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Developer
7 6 (4.44%) IT Manager
7 6 (4.44%) Linux Specialist
7 6 (4.44%) Linux Support
7 6 (4.44%) Security Consultant
7 6 (4.44%) Support Specialist
8 5 (3.70%) Middleware Architect
8 5 (3.70%) Mobile Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.85%) SOAP
2 10 (7.41%) SPML
3 8 (5.93%) Middleware
4 5 (3.70%) SailPoint
4 5 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (1.48%) .NET
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.74%) CSS
6 1 (0.74%) HTML
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.74%) jQuery
6 1 (0.74%) REST
6 1 (0.74%) WCF
6 1 (0.74%) XML
6 1 (0.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.44%) Clustering
3 6 (4.44%) PMI
3 6 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.96%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.48%) PKI
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.89%) Windows
2 7 (5.19%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) AIX
3 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.96%) Unix
4 4 (2.96%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.96%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Solaris
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.33%) ITIL
2 24 (17.78%) Project Management
3 20 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (14.07%) Service Management
5 17 (12.59%) Change Management
5 17 (12.59%) High Availability
6 14 (10.37%) ITIL V3
6 14 (10.37%) Problem Management
7 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 10 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (6.67%) Network Design
10 8 (5.93%) Presales
11 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 7 (5.19%) Information Security
11 7 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.19%) SDLC
11 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.44%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (4.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) Java
2 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 5 (3.70%) PHP
2 5 (3.70%) SQL
3 3 (2.22%) C
4 2 (1.48%) C++
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.74%) C#
5 1 (0.74%) Korn
5 1 (0.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.74%) Python
5 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Degree
2 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.37%) HNC
5 11 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (7.41%) CCNA
7 9 (6.67%) CCNP
8 8 (5.93%) HND
8 8 (5.93%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.44%) PMI Certification
9 6 (4.44%) RHCE
10 5 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.96%) CCIE
11 4 (2.96%) CISSP
12 3 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (2.22%) CCENT
12 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (1.48%) APMP
13 2 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (20.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 6 (4.44%) KVM
1 6 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.74%) Firmware
4 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.74%) UAG
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (3.70%) Amdocs OSS
3 4 (2.96%) SCCM
3 4 (2.96%) WSUS
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.74%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.74%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) Cisco
3 15 (11.11%) Nokia
4 13 (9.63%) HP
5 9 (6.67%) EMC
6 8 (5.93%) Oracle
7 7 (5.19%) Huawei
8 6 (4.44%) Citrix
8 6 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.44%) Remedy
9 5 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 5 (3.70%) Axway
9 5 (3.70%) BT
9 5 (3.70%) Cramer
9 5 (3.70%) Ericsson
9 5 (3.70%) NetCracker
9 5 (3.70%) Nortel
9 5 (3.70%) Siemens
9 5 (3.70%) TIBCO
9 5 (3.70%) ZTE
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