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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 54 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.18% 1.82% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.74% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate
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£395 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.41% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £685 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £18.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.69 £18.74
% change year-on-year
-15.20% -5.59%
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
508 438 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.41% 66.36% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 289 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 7 (25.93%) ADSL
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
4 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) Lotus
5 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
7 2 (7.41%) Windows
7 2 (7.41%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) VoIP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
2 7 (25.93%) ADSL
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) RTCP
5 1 (3.70%) RTP
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 5 (18.52%) Service Manager
2 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) Sourcing Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) SyncML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience Design
5 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.70%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) DRM
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Data Security
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Intel
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
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