The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 54 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 34 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.78% 2.97% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 3.91% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £394 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.30 £12.90 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+18.60% -24.11%
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 792 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.39% 75.86% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 431 300
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 44
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £27.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 22 £375 -1.63% 9
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - - 2
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 53 (63.10%) ITIL
2 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
3 39 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 33 (39.29%) Service Management
5 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
6 24 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 24 (28.57%) Finance
7 23 (27.38%) Windows
7 23 (27.38%) Project Management
8 21 (25.00%) SLA
9 18 (21.43%) DV Cleared
10 16 (19.05%) MS Visio
11 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
11 15 (17.86%) MS Project
11 15 (17.86%) OVSD
12 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (15.48%) People Management
14 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (14.29%) Validation
15 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
15 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (11.90%) Performance Management
16 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (11.90%) MCP
16 10 (11.90%) MCSE
16 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
16 10 (11.90%) VMware
16 10 (11.90%) Backup Exec
16 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
1 10 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Visio
2 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.86%) MS Project
3 7 (8.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
1 2 (2.38%) PaaS
1 2 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Network Security
1 2 (2.38%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (2.38%) 4G
1 2 (2.38%) WAN
1 2 (2.38%) LAN
1 2 (2.38%) 3G
1 2 (2.38%) DVB
1 2 (2.38%) Telnet
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) 2G
2 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.19%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.19%) OSPF
2 1 (1.19%) UMTS
2 1 (1.19%) GSM
2 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.19%) LTE
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.14%) OLTP
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Service Manager
2 23 (27.38%) Delivery Manager
3 22 (26.19%) Services Delivery Manager
4 11 (13.10%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.71%) Transition Manager
5 9 (10.71%) Service Transition Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Vendor Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 5 (5.95%) Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Virtualisation Architect
9 4 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Account Manager
10 3 (3.57%) Account Manager
11 2 (2.38%) Data Centre Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.38%) HACMP
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.19%) EPoS
4 1 (1.19%) NHS
4 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.38%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.52%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Vista
5 5 (5.95%) Linux
5 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) AIX
7 2 (2.38%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (63.10%) ITIL
2 33 (39.29%) Service Management
3 24 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 23 (27.38%) Project Management
5 14 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (15.48%) People Management
7 12 (14.29%) Validation
8 10 (11.90%) Performance Management
9 9 (10.71%) ITIL V3
10 8 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (8.33%) Line Management
11 7 (8.33%) Coaching
12 6 (7.14%) Change Management
13 5 (5.95%) Requirements Management
13 5 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (5.95%) PRINCE
13 5 (5.95%) Transition Management
13 5 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (5.95%) Vulnerability Management
13 5 (5.95%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 39 (46.43%) SC Cleared
3 18 (21.43%) DV Cleared
4 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (11.90%) MCP
4 10 (11.90%) MCSE
5 9 (10.71%) HND
5 9 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (8.33%) HNC
6 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.57%) CCNA
7 3 (3.57%) Degree
8 2 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.19%) PMP
9 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.19%) CCNP
9 1 (1.19%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) BS15000
3 1 (1.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) GPFS
4 1 (1.19%) Firmware
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) OVSD
2 10 (11.90%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.95%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) VMware
3 6 (7.14%) Lumension
3 6 (7.14%) Intel
3 6 (7.14%) McAfee
4 5 (5.95%) Sophos
5 4 (4.76%) Oracle
6 3 (3.57%) Citrix
6 3 (3.57%) HP
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco
7 2 (2.38%) Tandberg
7 2 (2.38%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (1.19%) Google
8 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.19%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
QA Limited
Rate: £180.00 per week
Posted: 20 days ago