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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 30 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 34 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.39% 2.83% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 3.98% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £213 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £10.88 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -16.66%
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
584 452 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.35% 71.07% 73.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 274 164
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.75 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -23.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £31.00 £133.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 22 (43.14%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Service Management
2 10 (19.61%) SLA
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 9 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
4 8 (15.69%) Network Design
4 8 (15.69%) LAN
4 8 (15.69%) WAN
5 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.80%) Automotive
7 5 (9.80%) BCP
7 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (7.84%) Transition Management
8 4 (7.84%) F5
8 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
8 4 (7.84%) Banking
8 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
8 4 (7.84%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (7.84%) Release Management
8 4 (7.84%) BGP
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (7.84%) MPLS
8 4 (7.84%) OSPF
8 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (7.84%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) LAN
1 8 (15.69%) WAN
2 4 (7.84%) BGP
2 4 (7.84%) MPLS
2 4 (7.84%) OSPF
2 4 (7.84%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) QualityStage
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Automotive
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
2 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Service Manager
2 11 (21.57%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (21.57%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (15.69%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Supervisor
6 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support
7 2 (3.92%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Process Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) AIX
3 1 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Service Management
3 8 (15.69%) Network Design
4 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.80%) BCP
7 4 (7.84%) Transition Management
7 4 (7.84%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (7.84%) Release Management
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.88%) Line Management
8 3 (5.88%) Coaching
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.92%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.92%) Change Data Capture
9 2 (3.92%) Inmon Methodology
9 2 (3.92%) Change Control
9 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.84%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) F5
2 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco
2 4 (7.84%) Juniper
2 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.92%) Netezza
3 2 (3.92%) Cognos
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Intel
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago