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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
South West / Bristol
Rank 50 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 16 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.15% 3.48% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 4.17% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 17
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £120 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £425 £1,100
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-43.02% +53.57%

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
610 671 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.88% 83.46% 76.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 516 500
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £25.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) MS Office
3 9 (22.50%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (22.50%) SLA
3 9 (22.50%) Finance
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (20.00%) Office 365
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) Release Management
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Firewall
8 4 (10.00%) Wireless
8 4 (10.00%) Change Management
8 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.00%) Cisco
8 4 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.50%) Android
9 3 (7.50%) Network Security
9 3 (7.50%) Data Migration

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 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) CICS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Office
2 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
1 4 (10.00%) VPN
1 4 (10.00%) WAN
1 4 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Extranet
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DTS
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) PeopleTools
2 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Delivery Manager
1 9 (22.50%) Service Manager
1 9 (22.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Support
4 4 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) JSON
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (7.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) NetWare
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 5 (12.50%) Release Management
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (7.50%) Demand Management
5 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) ITSM
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Data Security
6 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.00%) Document Management
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PeopleCode
2 2 (5.00%) SQR
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Apple
3 3 (7.50%) Dell
3 3 (7.50%) F5
3 3 (7.50%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) Nokia
3 3 (7.50%) Toshiba
4 2 (5.00%) NEC
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) Percona