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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 37 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 27 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.72% 2.54% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 3.50% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £238 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -1.66%
Service Delivery
West Midlands

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
547 486 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.34% 72.65% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 308 200
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £11.85 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.62% -93.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (43.40%) ITIL
2 12 (22.64%) SLA
3 11 (20.75%) Service Management
4 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (15.09%) Network Design
6 8 (15.09%) LAN
6 8 (15.09%) WAN
6 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
6 8 (15.09%) Public Cloud
7 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
7 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
8 5 (9.43%) Automotive
8 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.55%) F5
9 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.55%) MPLS
9 4 (7.55%) OSPF
9 4 (7.55%) BCP
9 4 (7.55%) BGP
9 4 (7.55%) Firewall
9 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.55%) MS Office
9 4 (7.55%) Juniper
9 4 (7.55%) CCNP
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) LAN
1 8 (15.09%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) MPLS
2 4 (7.55%) OSPF
2 4 (7.55%) BGP
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) NAS
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) QualityStage
2 2 (3.77%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.43%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Investment Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Billing
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Service Manager
2 13 (24.53%) Services Delivery Manager
2 13 (24.53%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Supervisor
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) Transition Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Project Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.89%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Contracts Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Public Cloud
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Service Management
3 8 (15.09%) Network Design
4 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.55%) BCP
6 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.66%) Release Management
6 3 (5.66%) Transition Management
6 3 (5.66%) Line Management
6 3 (5.66%) Coaching
6 3 (5.66%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.77%) People Management
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (3.77%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (3.77%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) CCNP
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco
2 4 (7.55%) Juniper
2 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.55%) Riverbed
2 4 (7.55%) F5
3 2 (3.77%) Cognos
3 2 (3.77%) Netezza
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) Dell
4 1 (1.89%) Intel
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Remedy
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago