The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 41 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 15 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.34% 3.00% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.75% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 6
Median daily rate £310 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +34.37%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 506 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.22% 79.94% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 326 279
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £8.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
6 7 (20.59%) Citrix
7 6 (17.65%) Juniper
7 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 6 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) F5
7 6 (17.65%) Network Design
7 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
8 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (14.71%) Billing
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
8 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
8 5 (14.71%) Firewall
8 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 5 (14.71%) CCNA
8 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.76%) CCDA
9 4 (11.76%) CCDP
9 4 (11.76%) Nokia
9 4 (11.76%) LAN
9 4 (11.76%) VoIP
9 4 (11.76%) WAN

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Billing
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Service Manager
2 11 (32.35%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (29.41%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Operations Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Support Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.82%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (8.82%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Head of Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Head of Service Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Support Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
2 6 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) Process Improvement
3 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCDA
2 4 (11.76%) CCDP
2 4 (11.76%) CCVP
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) MCDST
4 1 (2.94%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 6 (17.65%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
6 4 (11.76%) Nokia
7 2 (5.88%) BMC
7 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.88%) Remedy
7 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contingency Team
Posted: 16 days ago