The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 42 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 44 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.40% 4.77% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 6.62% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 16
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +50.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £310 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 725 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.73% 72.07% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 384 311
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Delivery across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Service Delivery Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Delivery
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Service Delivery Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Service Delivery
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Service Delivery Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Service Delivery
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 35 £350 +27.27% 9
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
Chalfont St Giles - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 3
Marlow - - - -
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
3 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 18 (27.27%) Change Management
4 17 (25.76%) Finance
4 17 (25.76%) Service Management
5 16 (24.24%) SQL
6 14 (21.21%) Retail
7 13 (19.70%) Project Management
8 11 (16.67%) Banking
8 11 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.15%) HP
10 9 (13.64%) Windows
10 9 (13.64%) ITIL V3
11 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (12.12%) Linux
11 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
11 8 (12.12%) UNIX
11 8 (12.12%) CRM
11 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
11 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.12%) Citrix
11 8 (12.12%) VMware
12 7 (10.61%) Backup Exec
12 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (10.61%) McAfee
12 7 (10.61%) Sophos

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) Lync
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Project
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) H.323
2 2 (3.03%) SAN
2 2 (3.03%) ISDN
2 2 (3.03%) SNMP
2 2 (3.03%) PBX
3 1 (1.52%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) OLTP
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Retail
3 11 (16.67%) Banking
4 5 (7.58%) Automotive
5 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 2 (3.03%) Legal
8 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.52%) Marketing
8 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Service Manager
1 15 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
2 13 (19.70%) Project Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Services Delivery Manager
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Web Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Web Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Security Consultant
8 1 (1.52%) Architect
8 1 (1.52%) Administrator
8 1 (1.52%) Applications Packager
8 1 (1.52%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Middleware
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) CMDB
2 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.03%) IVR
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 18 (27.27%) Change Management
3 17 (25.76%) Service Management
4 13 (19.70%) Project Management
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.12%) CRM
8 6 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (6.06%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.06%) PRINCE
11 3 (4.55%) Web Testing
12 2 (3.03%) Load Testing
12 2 (3.03%) Network Management
12 2 (3.03%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 11 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (10.61%) MCSE
4 7 (10.61%) MCP
5 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 4 (6.06%) Degree
5 4 (6.06%) ISEB
6 3 (4.55%) HNC
6 3 (4.55%) HND
6 3 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) SLA
3 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (7.58%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) HP
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Citrix
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 7 (10.61%) McAfee
3 7 (10.61%) Sophos
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) Lumension
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (1.52%) Remedy
6 1 (1.52%) Intel
6 1 (1.52%) CA
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp
6 1 (1.52%) Endeca
6 1 (1.52%) hybris
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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