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 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 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Service Delivery 30 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.07% 2.70% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 3.34% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 15
Median daily rate £406 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+39.39% +32.00%
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
839 959 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.79% 80.79% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 477 582
Median daily rate £410 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 24 £406 +1.38% 2
Buckingham - 1 £300 -
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 30 (57.69%) ITIL
3 18 (34.62%) Service Management
4 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 11 (21.15%) Service Design
7 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
7 10 (19.23%) SLA
8 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) Spanish Language
10 6 (11.54%) ATM
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.54%) CRM
10 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
11 5 (9.62%) Retail
11 5 (9.62%) Change Management
11 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Network Security
12 4 (7.69%) ITSM
12 4 (7.69%) Project Management
12 4 (7.69%) Remedy
12 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
12 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
12 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 4 (7.69%) Incident Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.85%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) ATM
2 4 (7.69%) Network Security
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) WEP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 32 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Spanish Language
3 5 (9.62%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Service Manager
2 17 (32.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 14 (26.92%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL Manager
6 5 (9.62%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Problem Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Incident Manager
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL Problem Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Service Support Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Support Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Check Point Support
9 2 (3.85%) Incident and Problem Manager
9 2 (3.85%) ITIL Process Manager
9 2 (3.85%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) J2EE
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
1 2 (3.85%) SAP XI
1 2 (3.85%) Servlets
1 2 (3.85%) SOAP
1 2 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
1 2 (3.85%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) ITIL
2 18 (34.62%) Service Management
3 11 (21.15%) Service Design
4 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
5 6 (11.54%) CRM
6 5 (9.62%) Change Management
6 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.69%) ITSM
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.77%) Coaching
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) COBOL
1 3 (5.77%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.92%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.85%) CCSE
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Remedy
3 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Axway
4 2 (3.85%) F5
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) NetApp