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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 52 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 20 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 4.13% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 5.37% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 6
Median daily rate £425 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £129 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £387 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+68.75% +10.34%
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
664 559 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.18% 77.00% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 370 310
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) Service Management
4 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Line Management
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
6 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) SLA
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) LAMP
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) MySQL
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Avaya
7 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (14.29%) PaaS
8 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
8 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.43%) SSL
8 4 (11.43%) Java
8 4 (11.43%) LAN
8 4 (11.43%) WAN
8 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.43%) Migration
8 4 (11.43%) Change Management
9 3 (8.57%) SSH

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 3 (8.57%) Apache
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Project
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) LAN
1 4 (11.43%) SSL
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) 3G
2 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
2 3 (8.57%) LTE
2 3 (8.57%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) Junos
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Build Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Head of Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Head of Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Data Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Java Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Junior Project Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Project Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Vendor Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) LAMP
2 3 (8.57%) SAML
3 1 (2.86%) JMS
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) BYOD
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) AIX
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Management
3 7 (20.00%) Line Management
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
4 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Logistics
6 3 (8.57%) Network Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Document Management
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) LPIC
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
1 1 (2.86%) NFS
1 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Avaya
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) F5
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) Verint
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
Birmingham
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day + .
Posted: 5 days ago