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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
South East / Berkshire
Rank 63 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 44 85 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.18% 3.38% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 4.16% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 32
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £15.61 £7.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.16
% change year-on-year
-25.58% +41.82%

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
1613 2043 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.09% 81.14% 74.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 1082 1052
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 44
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 -4 20 £450 +16.12% 5
Bracknell +4 10 £344 +20.61%
Wokingham +4 3 £135 -70.00%
Newbury -5 1 - -
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 39 (40.63%) ITIL
2 28 (29.17%) Project Management
2 28 (29.17%) Service Management
3 23 (23.96%) Telecoms
4 19 (19.79%) Process Improvement
5 16 (16.67%) Finance
6 15 (15.63%) SLA
6 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
6 15 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
9 12 (12.50%) WAN
9 12 (12.50%) Degree
9 12 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
10 11 (11.46%) PMI Certification
10 11 (11.46%) CRM
11 10 (10.42%) Cisco
11 10 (10.42%) IBM
11 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
12 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 9 (9.38%) NetApp
12 9 (9.38%) PMP
12 9 (9.38%) Windows
13 8 (8.33%) Java
13 8 (8.33%) CCNA
13 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (8.33%) SOA
13 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3

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 5 (5.21%) Drupal
1 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.04%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Project
3 2 (2.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (1.04%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (2.08%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.08%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) WAN
2 7 (7.29%) VPN
3 6 (6.25%) Internet
3 6 (6.25%) LAN
4 5 (5.21%) MPLS
4 5 (5.21%) Unified Communications
5 4 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 3 (3.13%) ADSL
6 3 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.13%) Firewall
6 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.08%) BGP
7 2 (2.08%) DSL
7 2 (2.08%) ISDN
7 2 (2.08%) LLU
7 2 (2.08%) OSPF
7 2 (2.08%) VoIP
7 2 (2.08%) xDSL
8 1 (1.04%) PSTN
8 1 (1.04%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) JIRA
1 3 (3.13%) MSTest
2 2 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (23.96%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (6.25%) Back Office
4 4 (4.17%) Law
5 3 (3.13%) Billing
5 3 (3.13%) Local Government
5 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) French Language
6 1 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (10.42%) Service Manager
2 8 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Consultant
3 7 (7.29%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Engagement Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Problem Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Storage Manager
4 5 (5.21%) Analyst
4 5 (5.21%) Architect
4 5 (5.21%) Coordinator
4 5 (5.21%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (4.17%) Transition Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.13%) ERP Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (3.13%) SAP Manager
6 3 (3.13%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Web Services
2 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) Middleware
3 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.13%) WCF
3 3 (3.13%) XML
4 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.04%) REST
5 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) PMI
3 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.17%) CMDB
6 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.13%) RIA
7 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.38%) Windows
2 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.13%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.04%) MVS
5 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) ITIL
2 28 (29.17%) Project Management
2 28 (29.17%) Service Management
3 19 (19.79%) Process Improvement
4 15 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
6 12 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (11.46%) CRM
8 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.33%) Budget Control
10 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 8 (8.33%) Presales
10 8 (8.33%) SOA
11 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (7.29%) Change Management
11 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
11 7 (7.29%) Performance Management
12 6 (6.25%) CMMI
12 6 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) Java
2 6 (6.25%) PHP
3 3 (3.13%) C#
3 3 (3.13%) SQL
3 3 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.50%) Degree
3 11 (11.46%) PMI Certification
3 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.38%) PMP
5 8 (8.33%) CCNA
5 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (6.25%) CCNP
8 2 (2.08%) CCDP
8 2 (2.08%) CCENT
8 2 (2.08%) CCIE
8 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) MCP
8 2 (2.08%) MCSE
8 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.08%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.04%) CAPM
9 1 (1.04%) CCDA
9 1 (1.04%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.13%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.04%) Docker
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.04%) SCOM
2 1 (1.04%) SCSM
2 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Cisco
2 10 (10.42%) IBM
3 9 (9.38%) NetApp
4 7 (7.29%) Huawei
5 5 (5.21%) SAP
6 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.13%) Concur
6 3 (3.13%) Fujitsu
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle
7 2 (2.08%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.08%) VMware
8 1 (1.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.04%) AppSense
8 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix
8 1 (1.04%) Google
8 1 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Remedy
Reading, Berkshire
zubito Ltd
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