The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Delivery
Rank 48 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 21 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.48% 2.64% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 3.35% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 6
Median daily rate £415 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £110 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £648 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +32.00%
Service Delivery
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
680 686 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.19% 78.67% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 518 463
Median daily rate £378 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 38
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £18.96 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 27 (51.92%) Finance
3 20 (38.46%) SLA
4 19 (36.54%) Firewall
4 19 (36.54%) Data Centre
5 16 (30.77%) Cisco
6 15 (28.85%) Network Security
7 13 (25.00%) Nokia
7 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (25.00%) F5
7 13 (25.00%) Demand Management
8 12 (23.08%) Process Improvement
8 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 11 (21.15%) VMware
9 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
10 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 9 (17.31%) Firmware
11 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
11 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (17.31%) Capacity Management
12 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 8 (15.38%) Service Management
12 8 (15.38%) Linux
13 7 (13.46%) Project Management
13 7 (13.46%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) Degree
14 6 (11.54%) Billing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (5.77%) IBM Domino
1 3 (5.77%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) IaaS
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) Network Security
3 5 (9.62%) LDAP
4 3 (5.77%) Internet
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) Skype
4 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.77%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) SSL
5 2 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Billing
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
1 13 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Check Point Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Cisco Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Firewall Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Network Security Analyst
2 12 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Service Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Data Centre
2 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.77%) Economics
5 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) CESG
6 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
1 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 2000
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Vista
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 12 (23.08%) Process Improvement
4 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (17.31%) Capacity Management
5 9 (17.31%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (15.38%) Service Management
7 7 (13.46%) Project Management
8 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) Service Design
9 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.77%) Change Management
10 3 (5.77%) CMMI
10 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma
10 3 (5.77%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.46%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.85%) CISMP
5 2 (3.85%) CISSP
5 2 (3.85%) ISSAP
6 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) ISO22301
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Firmware
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
1 3 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Cisco
2 13 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (25.00%) F5
2 13 (25.00%) Nokia
3 11 (21.15%) VMware
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.77%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) Apple
6 3 (5.77%) BMC
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 3 (5.77%) Lotus
6 3 (5.77%) NEC
6 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle
6 3 (5.77%) Symantec
7 2 (3.85%) IBM